Hornby Island Blues Workshop



2016 Workshop Schedule


Class Fees $595

Fees include tuition for one Major class and three Minor classes, admission to all concerts, lunch Tuesday through Friday, dinner Monday through Thursday, and a membership to the Hornby Island Blues Society. Limited space is available for companions to purchase a ticket for lunch, dinner or concerts. if interested, make arrangements well in advance.

Please note that accommodation is not included.

Workshop Start

Monday, May 9. Registration Sea Breeze Lodge 3 p.m.
Students check in and receive their registration kits that contain their personalized schedule, and everything needed for the workshop days. A delicious dinner will be served from 5:30-7:00 pm.

In the Community Hall at 8:00PM, the workshop instructors will introduce themselves and their class plans in a lively musical intro.

Meals

Workshop fees include lunch and dinner daily. Lunch is served from Noon - 1:00PM, and dinner from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. (or announced times) at Sea Breeze Lodge. Please note that breakfast is not included.

Concerts

Instructors Intro: Monday May 9, 8PM
Workshop instructors will demonstrate what they plan to teach. Students only.
Acoustic Concert: Tuesday May 10, 8PM
The instructors perform, concert seating. Some tickets available to the public.
Electric Dance: Wednesday May 11, 8PM
The instructors perform, dance time! Some tickets available to the public.
Student Concert: Thursday May 12, 8PM
Workshop students have a chance to show off what they've learned and play with the instructors. Students only.

Major Classes

9:30 AM to Noon, May 10, 11, and 12



Minor Classes - 1:30PM to 3:30PM


Tuesday, May 10

Denis Coulombe
Let’s Stay Together
Jack de Keyzer
Meat and Potatoes!
Paul Deslauriers
Slide Guitar in Standard Tuning
Brandon Isaak
Slide Guitar
Angel Forrest
Adapting To Performance
Sherman Doucette
Tuesday Minor
Bill Hicks
Let’s Stay Together
Erin McCallum
Let's Write A Song!
David Vest
The Main Stream
Tim Williams
A Minor On Slide...How To Build A Solo.

Wednesday, May 11

Denis Coulombe
Let’s Stay Together
Jack de Keyzer
The Source
Paul Deslauriers
John Lee Hooker
Brandon Isaak
Band Of One
Angel Forrest
Mix It Up…Change It Up…Shake It Up...
Sherman Doucette
Wednesday Minor
Bill Hicks
Let’s Stay Together
Erin McCallum
What Are You Writing For?
David Vest
After Hours - One Song To Rule Them All
Tim Williams
A Minor On Blues Mandolin

Thursday, May 12

Denis Coulombe
Full Band
Jack de Keyzer
House Rockin' Boogie Session
Paul Deslauriers
Me and the Devil Blues
Brandon Isaak
Putting Lyrics 2 Music
Angel Forrest
Jammin' With The Band
Sherman Doucette
Thursday Minor
Bill Hicks
Full Band
Erin McCallum
The Components of A Song
David Vest
Jazz Blues and Boogie-Woogie
Tim Williams
A Minor On Hoodoo
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