Fun times with Mark’s blazing fingerpicking, Greta’s torchy vocals and GREAT sound in a magnificent gallery of stunning photography by Nick Carulli.
Mark Hanson teaches his “Secrets of Smooth Fingerpicking” workshop online!
Mark Hanson’s “Basic Music Theory for Guitarists” Workshop March 28, 2020!
Mark teaches two exciting fingerstyle workshops on Saturday, March 7, at Gryphon in Palo Alto:
1) Jam Man! (And Woman!)
2) Fingerstyle Jazz for Folkies
British fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Clive Carroll – who tours with Tommy Emmanuel – presents a fingerstyle guitar workshop in West Linn, Oregon. Not to be missed! For fingerstyle guitarists of all levels. Clive is a fun, engaging personality, and a wonderful teacher. Location provided with ticket sale. Info: (503) 699-1814. Tickets
Acoustic Guitar Summit plays a benefit concert in Cameron Park, California.
The day after Thanksgiving Mark returns to the Holloran Winery in the Willamette Valley’s lovely rolling hills for three hours of guitar solos in the tasting room. Come enjoy Bill’s great wines (Tempranillo is a specialty) and listen to me play my decades-long list of guitar solos.
WORKSHOP #1 (To register, call Gryphon at 650-493-2131) 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Introduction to Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar! Gryphon’s old friend Mark Hanson – longtime Gryphon instructor, Grammy winner, Frets editor, and author of “Masters of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar” – will introduce you to the beautiful world of Hawaiian slack key guitar. The essence of slack key is fingerpicking in alternate tunings. In this workshop Mark will concentrate on two tunings: “Taro Patch” (Open-G) and “C-Wahine” (C G D G B E, low to high). You’ll learn the necessary fingerpicking patterns (alternating bass), the common chord shapes, parallel-sixth […]
Mark Hanson’s 17th Annual Fingerstyle Guitar Seminar in Portland, Oregon