Looking to play guitar but feel like so much of a novice that you have no idea where to start? Start here! Girl Guitar's Total Beginner Acoustic Classes are treated like you've never touched a guitar before and you're…Read more
Austin's coolest way for women to learn, share, and collaborate over a glass of wine is always kicking off new sessions of Guitar, Songwriting, and Band Classes! Girl Guitar focuses on a full music experience, encouraging women to take their inherent love of music and carry on with playing, writing, performing, collaborating, booking, and generally just having a great time! Whether you're just getting started or taking your skills up a step, Girl Guitar is the most fun you'll have in your journey to the stage!
Private lessons are also available on Guitar, Bass, Drums, Fiddle, Mandolin, Piano, and Songwriting by emailing Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com.
All classes are 21 and up.
Music Theory 101
Join us for an informal yet informative 90 minutes of discovering the basics of music theory including Major and Minor scales, intervals, and chord building. These are a great foundation and a must for any musician to know!
What: Theory 101 Workshop, $35/pp When: April 20, 1-2:30pm Who: Women 21+ How: Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to register
Take It To The Stage Workshop
Ready to take your songs to the next level and book your own gigs, run your own sound, promote your own shows, hire your own bands, and tour? Awesome! However, it's easy to get bogged down in the details, and this workshop is here to help you wade through the world of music that isn't the music itself. This workshop will be split into sections on booking and getting paid, buying your own PA and equipment, what's expected in promoting your gigs, protocol for working with other musicians, and a breakdown on taking the whole thing on the road. Save yourself years of heartache and trial and error in this packed and informative workshop with Girl Guitar founder and touring songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Mandy Rowden.
Date: April 21, 1-3pm Cost: $40/pp (women 21+)
Email email@example.com to register. Space is limited!
Harmonica for Guitar Players (COED)
Fill in your guitar playing with harmonica! Learn all the basics and some great tricks for dressing up your songs and forming solos.
Needed: G Harmonica, neck wrack, guitar (If you haven't purchased one, Lee Oskar Major Diatonic G Harmonica recommended; www.leeoskar.com)
What: Harmonica for Guitar Players COED Workshop, $35/pp When: April 27, 1-2:30pm Who: Men and Women 21+ How: Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to register
Guitar For Songwriters Workshop
Songwriters, beef up your guitar playing with this great workshop with GG founder Mandy Rowden! We'll take basic chords and progressions and look at ways to add melodies, riffs, bass walking, and movement to them, giving you tricks that are usable time and time again to take your guitar playing up several notches.
Space is limited! Women 21+.
Guitar For Songwriters: $40/pp Sunday, June 9, 1-3pm
Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to sign up.