Long & McQuade Learning Series - Dartmouth, NS
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Long & McQuade Learning Series - Dartmouth, NS

Long & McQuade Learning Series - Dartmouth, NS


Saturday, March 7 | 2:00pm

The Art of Busking and Street Performance with Brad Mcgoey
Join us for this fun and interactive clinic providing a general overview of busking and street performance. We’ll cover how to stand out, be heard, and refine your act. Brad Mcgoey is a journey-man musician who has traveled extensively, busking and teaching for over 10 years.

Saturday, March 14 | 2:00pm
Tone-wood Tales: Caring For Acoustic Guitars and Fretted Folk Instruments with David Bradshaw
Learn about proper setup, seasonal maintenance, restringing, humidification, cleaning, transport, and storage. Including an overview of guitar and folk instruments, design, construction, and maximizing tone. David is a seasoned versatile musician, and string instrument repair tech with over 20 years experience.

Saturday, March 21 | 2:00pm
Drum Tune-up Clinic with Tony Bouma
Join us for an interactive drum tune up clinic. Topics will cover: hardware, heads, hoops, shells, snare wires, tuning devices, and tuning techniques. This is a hands-on, interactive clinic, so bring your drums! Open to all ages, and experience levels. Door prizes provided by D'addario Canada! Tony is an experienced drummer of over 30 years, and is ready to help you get the best possible sound from your instrument.

Saturday, March 28 | 2:00pm
The Right Mic for the Job with Cody Degaust
Join us as we explore microphone options and techniques in the studio. Learn about a variety of different microphones, and their applications in the recording world. Cody will go over microphone types, placements, as well as techniques using combinations of different mics at the same time. Cody is an experienced musician and songwriter, who has recorded and engineered many studio, and live performance projects. He brings a wealth of knowledge, and experiences, and will be happy to answer your questions.


Registration & inquiries may be sent to the store at dartmouth@long-mcquade.com.

Location: Dartmouth 124 Main Street    Phone: (902) 496-6996
Fee: FREE!