Billed as ‘The event of the year for guitar teachers’, the 2014 Registry of Guitar Tutors (RGT) Annual Guitar Tutors Conference, sponsored by Fender, will be held on Sunday September 21st at the University of West London.
This year’s conference will have an Acoustic Guitar theme and will also feature the launch of RGT’s new ukulele exams.
The extensive programme of seminars by top music educators includes:
- Contemporary Ukulele Playing Techniques
- Percussive Acoustic Guitar
- Arranging Songs For Acoustic Guitar
- 60th Anniversary of the Stratocaster
- Lap Steel and Dobro
- Uke Strumming Techniques
- Villa-Lobos Guitar Pieces
- RGT Exam preparation
- Working With Challenging Students
- Improve Your Teaching.
RGT Director Tony Skinner says:
“The 2014 RGT Guitar Tutors Conference offers guitar teachers a valuable opportunity to gain professional development training with specialists in the field, as well as a unique chance to meet with hundreds of other guitar teachers.”
There will be numerous trade stands at the event, and Fender, who are sponsoring the conference, will have a wide range of guitars and amps, available to try out during the day.
The conference is suitable for both experienced guitar teachers and those interested in starting to teach. Attendance is by advanced booking only.
The cost for the entire event is £47 (or £39 for RGT members). Bookings can be made via www.RGT.org or 01424 222222.