In an effort to create the most unique musical education and vacation experience, guitar phenom Andy Wood is back for the third year of his Woodshed Guitar Experience. The Woodshed Guitar Experience will take place at Lake Francis in Crossville, Tennessee, August 25-28. The all-inclusive four-day, three-night experience gives players the luxury of time, space, and access to world-class guitarists who are there to help them achieve breakthrough craftsmanship. and creativity. Tosin Abasi of Animals As Leaders and country guitar icon Guthrie Trapp join the already impressive list of instructors and performers. Learn more about woodshedguitarexperience.com.
“The Woodshed Guitar Experience is a real passion project for me and one of my favorite things to do as a guitarist,” says Andy Wood. “Getting together with some of the best players in the industry to teach a group of dedicated participants of all skill levels brings me more joy than I ever thought imaginable. the world this year for what I’m sure will be the best camp yet.
Now in its third year, the Woodshed Guitar Experience is hosted by guitarist Andy Wood, who has toured professionally with Rascal Flatts, LoCash, Scott Stapp and others and was just announced as part of the 2023 Shiprocked Cruise. during the day, participants enjoy small group lessons, gear talks, jam sessions and more. Players can bring their own gear or try out demo units from sponsors like Suhr, PRS Guitars, REVV Amplification, Wampler Pedals, and Open Chord Music, including some items that may be hard to find at local music stores. Guests are also treated to three nights of full artist concerts, showcasing world-class talent with premier production values in intimate venues.
The 2022 event features an international lineup. Featured artists this year include Brent Mason, Mark Lettieri, Greg Koch, Nick Johnston, Martin Miller and Tom Quayle. House band members Jim Riley, Daniel Kimbro and Eli Bishop will also lead the sessions. Attendance is limited to 125 people to ensure a VIP experience, and schedules are balanced so everyone can spend time with all the instructors. The result is a unique opportunity to learn and play with world-class players.
Experience options start at $2,799 and include accommodations, all activities, meals, and an open bar, as well as shuttle service for participants to offsite accommodations. The camp emphasizes an all-inclusive philosophy, welcoming everyone from beginners and enthusiasts to seasoned performers. Supplements for couples are available and accommodations are made for special dietary needs.
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