Known for his performance of Piedmont and Delta Blues, as well as his biography and transcriptions of Delta blues legend Robert Johnson, Scott Ainslie is a celebrated standard bearer for the traditions of blues music. He has received awards including an Indie (the Independent Weekly Triangle Arts Award,
Durham, NC), the National Slide Guitar Festivals’ Living Heritage Award, and the 20th Annual Sam Ragan Fine Arts Award for “outstanding contributions to the fine arts” (from St. Andrew’s Presbyterian College, Laurinburg, NC). Don't miss this unique opportunity to learn from this master musician in an intimate, information-packed workshop.
Participants are responsible for bringing their own guitar and accessories (e.g., capo and slide). Students are encouraged to bring a snack and drink; a short break will occur at about 11:30 AM.