Welcome to Sky Music Instruction's October 2022 Newsletter! Here you will find current events, student spotlights, performance opportunities and much more!
STUDENT PERFORMANCE SPOTLIGHT
Congrats to Sean who has now completed ALL 50 chapters of the guitar curriculum! He is now a Sky Music All-Star
NEWS AND HAPPENINGS
Congratulations to all of the brave and talented students who performed at the Sky Music Instruction Fall Showcase on September 25th. We had nearly twenty students perform a mix of originals and covers on piano, guitar and uke.
Sign-ups for the Winter Showcase on December 18th are under way. If you'd like to perform, email Lena ASAP at SkyMusicInstruction@gmail.com. Showcases are open to all current and former students. Space is limited.
OPEN MIC SPOTLIGHT
Open Mic every Tuesday and Wednesday.
Contact venue for details
I have a few students who play this "video game", such as Sean (see above). All of the students who play it, are way ahead in skill and performance level than others on my roster. Rocksmith must be doing something right, even if it's only to get players to practice more guitar than the average student. Check it out!
THIS MONTH IN MUSIC HISTORY - OCTOBER
October 4th, 1970
Janis Joplin is found dead at the Landmark Hotel in Los Angeles after a heroin overdose. She was just 27.
Listen to her amazing version of George Gershwin's "Summertime" now