Wednesday, 6 January 2010

New Acoustic Gallery newsletter, Jan. 2010

Oliver Waitze of the New Acoustic Gallery (NAG) sends the Gallery's January newsletter and all good wishes for a healthy and prosperous new year.

Mike Marshall's mandolin workshop will be held at the NAG on Sunday 17 January 2010 from 13:00 to c.17:00. Marshall has been a pioneer of acoustic music making for over thirty years, playing bluegrass, jazz, blues, Brazilian, and other music, and is the founder of the Mandolin Symposium Camp in Santa Cruz, California. The workshop will range from how to hold the instrument to playing solo Bach. Admission: €60.

A report by Martina Ruhmann of the concert in the NAG by Trio Vibracao on 31 Oct. 2009 can be read on the NAG website.

Oliver Waitze's 'Flatpicking bis Gypsyswing' workshop will be held from 31 July to 7 Aug. 2010 at the Albergo Poderino San Cristoforo, near Volterra in the heart of Tuscany, Italy. More info is available here or direct from Oliver Waitze via his own website or by 'phone (+49 0212/2474007).

New items coming into the NAG's stock of instruments include Oskar Graf guitars, a baritone guitar by Marc Beneteau, an AJL Gypsy guitar x-O 503, a Nechville Eclipse Banjo, and a Collings CW Dreadnought. Read the whole NAG newsletter here.

Oliver Waitze
New Acoustic Gallery
Neuenhofer Str. 122
42657 Solingen, Germany
Tel.: +49 0212/2474007