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Tim May offering free Flatpicking Guitar clinics in Chicago, Milwaukee areas

Breedlove Guitars clinician Tim May, one of the most talented acoustic guitar players on the planet, will be conducting two FREE flatpicking guitar clinics in the greater Chicago, Illinois (Northfield) and Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Brookfield) areas on Thursday, July 10th and Friday, July 11th, 2008.

Tim is an engaging speaker and a magnificent flatpicker... and he loves Breedlove instruments. Tim is warm and approachable, with a powerful delivery of both intelligent content and creative output. Topics may vary, depending on audience. Generally, Tim talks about:

• Some history of flatpicking • Choosing tone woods • Tips on improvisation • How to get better tone • Learn to navigate the entire fretboard • Build a driving rhythm

And then he picks...

Here is the specific information:

Thursday, July 10th, 6:30 - 8 PM

Gand Music and Sound
780 West Frontage Road
Northfield, IL 60093
(847) 446-4263
http://www.gand.com

Friday, July 11th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Cream City Music
12505 W. Bluemound Rd.
Brookfield, WI 53005
(262) 860-1800
http://www.creamcitymusic.com

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact Jared Ingersol at (314) 266-1870 .

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