Stage Ready will dig into all the things that happen between learning and writing your music, and actually performing them. You know the few minutes of sound check when everyone seems to be rushing around, hitting buttons, using confusing terminology, and making you feel frantic right before you perform? Let's take the mystery out of it and set you up to hit the stage with confidence! This is geared towards women playing acoustic guitar and singing.
We'll cover topics like:
How to sound check
How to sing into a mic
How to check guitar levels
What are all these buttons, knobs, and faders on your guitar?
What types of cables are there, and what do you need to own?
How to adjust mic stands
How to roll cables
Advice on owning your own PA
How to get more experience
Playing Sitting vs. Playing Standing
Batteries vs. One Spots
Guitar stands? When to bring them and when not to
Stage Ready Workshop meets on Sunday, Aug. 21 from 5-7pm at Girl Guitar at 2309 Thornton Studio C in Austin, TX.
This Workshop is taught by Mandy Rowden and is for women 21+.