Fall 2018 Music Workshops

All workshops take place at Ripke Studio in Brighton, Michigan.  The studio is located near Woodland Lake and the intersection of Hilton and Grand River.  

For details and registration information find the workshop you are interested in the full events listing at the bottom of the page or click here.

 

https://ripkestudio.com/events

 

Play Well With Others- Acoustic Guitar Workshop

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Guitar Solo & Improvisation Workshop 

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Play Well With Others - Acoustic Guitar Workshop

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

Blues Guitar Workshop 

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Fun With Music Technology- For Teachers & Parents Pre-K/ 5th grade

Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

 

Guitar Solo & Improvisation Workshop 

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Fun With Music Technology- For Teachers & Parents Pre-K/ 5th grade

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Blues Guitar Workshop 

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Recording Workshop

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Recording Workshop

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Guitar Intensive Workshop

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Music Practice Workshop- Guitar

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

 

 

Music Practice Workshop- Guitar

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

Music Practice Workshop- Guitar

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

This workshop is all about practice. It is the exact thing you need if you want the push to take your playing to the next level. It will include many practice tips and ways to make practice exhilarating and fun using backing tracks, free and paid online resources, loops, music software an apps.

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Music Practice Workshop- Guitar

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Ripke Studio, Brighton, MI

This workshop is all about practice. It is the exact thing you need if you want the push to take your playing to the next level. It will include many practice tips and ways to make practice exhilarating and fun using backing tracks, free and paid online resources, loops, music software an apps.

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Blues Guitar Workshop

Beginner to Advanced

Sunday July 15

10:00 a.m. / Noon

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Ripke Studio

Brighton, MI

$45 per person

Event is capped at 4 people to insure an informal, relaxed, and productive workshop.

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This Blues guitar workshop is for guitarists at any level.  The format of the workshop will be plotted after a brief introduction and discussion with all attendees regarding experience, interests, and goals.

 

Here are some potential topics:

Blues Song Form

Blues: Major Chords

Blues: Minor Chords

Blues: 7th chord

Pentatonic Scales

Blues lead guitar

Blues riffs

Classic Blues songs

Shuffle Patterns

Various Blues styles

Fun practice ideas

and much more----

Contact me using the submission form below for info or to reserve your spot.

 

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One on One Private Recording Workshop

 

Sunday July 8th, 2018

Brighton, MI- Ripke Studio

10:00 a.m. til 1:00 p.m.

3 hours

$100

 

First to register gets the spot.

In this one on one workshop we will cover the basics of recording and track some of your original compositions, cover songs, or improvising.

We will learn about recording software, interfaces, and what you need to set up and use your own studio.

 

Contact with questions ripkestudio@gmail.com

810-223-7653 Cell/ Text

To officially register and claim the spot- send payment via paypal to:  ripkestudio@gmail.com

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Ripke Studio Workshops- Summer 2018


 

Upcoming workshops at Ripke Studio in Brighton, MI

 

Sunday July 8th, 2018

Recording Workshop (One on One)

10 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Class Limit 1

 

This is a one on one recording workshop with the goal of recording one of your own songs.

$100


 

Sunday July 15th, 2018

Blues Guitar Workshop

10:00 a.m. until Noon

Limit 4

$45

 

Blues chords, rhythms, scales, riffs,  classics, and lots of jamming.

 

 

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  Saturday April 14th, 2018

 

Lead Guitar- Soloing- Improvisation Workshop

10 a.m. - Noon

 Ripke Studio- Brighton, MI

 $40

 (Limit 4 attendees)

 

Saturday April 28th, 2018

 

Lead Guitar- Soloing- Improvisation Workshop

10 a.m. - Noon

 Ripke Studio- Brighton, MI

 $40

 (Limit 4 attendees)

 

Welcome to attend one or both

 

Some Possible Topics to Explore

Studying and learning favorite guitar solos

Playing Melodies

Soloing and improvising using pentatonic scales

Soloing and improvising using modes of the major scale

Finding melodies in different positions and octaves

Exploring Harmonic minor and other scales

Soloing over chord changes

Soloing using chord tones

Soloing using Blues Scales

Phrasing

Soloing over key changes

Rhythmic variations

Trading Solos

Learning Licks from your favorite soloists and improvising with them

 

For more information, questions, or to sign up please fill out the form below.

 

 

     

Songwriting Workshop for Guitarists- Saturday March 10th- 10 a.m.- Noon- Brighton, MI

I will be hosting a Songwriting Workshop at my studio in Brighton on Saturday March 10th from 10 a.m. until Noon.  This will be a relaxed and informal workshop with a limit of 4 attendees.  The workshop will be conducted based on the goals of those attending.  The fee for the 2 hour workshop is $35 per person.  The second half will allow for song sharing if anyone would like to share some of their songs.  It will be a creative and inspiring session.

If you are interested in the workshop please fill out the form below.  Feel free to ask any questions to be sure this workshop is right for you.  

Thanks!