Online Rock Guitar School teacher, Paul Gilbert is one of the four marquee artists to lead four days and nights of workshops, musical performances and unparalleled personal interaction for a select group of 175 guitarists. One lucky winner will get the ArtistWorks prize package valued at about $2,500 (although the proximity to these legendary players is priceless in itself). The package includes free admission for the full four-day rock experience as well as lodging, meals, and up to $500 for travel.
This unique music camp which combines entertainment, education and a vacation experience will be held from August 11-15 at the picturesque Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria, California, halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles. The event is run by Dreamcatcher Events.
Even those who don’t win can always enjoy the benefits of Paul Gilbert’s master teaching any time of the day or night at his ArtistWorks Online Rock Guitar School where members can get ongoing video feedback on their playing from Paul himself. Unlike one-way online video lessons, ArtistWorks’ patent-pending Video Exchange™ Feedback Platform allows students to submit their practice videos by Smartphone, tablet or computer and get personalized feedback from Paul in return. All the Video Exchanges between Paul and individual members are paired together online for all members to learn from, creating a constantly growing and evolving virtual master class.
About ArtistWorks, Inc.
In 2008, former AOL executive David Butler set out to finally master jazz guitar. With no acceptable teachers in his area, he built a revolutionary online system to enable anyone to get direct feedback from a master teacher anywhere in the world. Founded by David and former financial executive Patricia Butler, ArtistWorks, Inc. is the leader in a new generation of online learning platforms. This “next generation” Video Exchange™ Feedback Platform enables world renowned artists and musicians to “teach the world” by presenting their artistic legacy in the form of HD video lessons and direct feedback to subscribing students. Utilizing simple web cams, smartphones, tablets or video cameras, students are able to submit practice videos and get individualized video feedback and guidance from their teaching artists - creating a constantly evolving two-way, online learning experience.
Paul Gilbert is a founding member of the bands Racer X and Mr. Big, Paul currently records and tours extensively as a solo artist and clinician, as well as teaching at his Artistworks Online Rock Guitar School. Paul was the youngest rock guitar instructor at Hollywood's Guitar Institute of Technology, and has been a columnist for Guitar Player and Premier Guitarmagazines. Paul has held a top spot in the world of rock guitar technique for decades, but has the rare ability to break down his techniques and ideas to be understood by guitarists at any level. Paul brings his experience of touring the world's arenas and recording platinum-selling albums, as well as having taught hundreds of one-on-one lessons to students around the world.
ArtistWorks currently offers schools from such world-class artists as: Paul Gilbert (rock guitar lessons), Martin Taylor (fingerstyle guitar lessons), Chuck Loeb (jazz guitar lessons), Jason Vieaux (classical guitar lessons), Nathan East (electric bass lessons), John Patitucci (jazz bass lessons), Andreas Oberg (gypsy and jazz guitar lessons), Jeannie Deva (singing lessons), Nathan Cole (violin lessons), Jeffrey Khaner (flute lessons), William Caballero (French horn lessons), David Bilger (trumpet lessons), Ricardo Morales (clarinet lessons), Howard Levy (harmonica lessons), DJ Qbert (DJ lessons), Christie Peery (piano lessons), Luis Conte (percussion lessons), as well as the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass with Tony Trischka (banjo lessons), Missy Raines (double bass lessons), Bryan Sutton (flatpick guitar lessons), Andy Hall (Dobro lessons), Mike Marshall (mandolin lessons), Darol Anger (fiddle lessons), Free Acoustic Guitar Lessons with Scott Law, and Justin BUA (art lessons). For more information, visit ArtistWorks.com.