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Celebrating Our Fifth Anniversary - Part 2

This is the second October event celebrating 5 years of Westchester Acoustic Guitar Meetups.  I am forgoing my usual on this date comments because our group is making history.  Thanks again to Chris Troise, our founding father, for forming and nurturing our group through those early years. 

So with all this as inspiration bring some tabs, 12-15 copies is usually required. You can check our website to see how many RSVPs there are before making the copies. And practice up for our showoff time and remember it's a forgiving group. The agenda for the meetup is:

7:30-9:00 - 1 1/2 hours of our usual selection of songs you think the group would like to play or learn. Try to keep the songs to five chords or less; try to avoid C#dim7's and that ilk.  You can track the number of people coming on our website and bring appropriate number of copies.

9:00-9:30ish - Showoff time - got a song you or others in the group have been practicing together and think you are ready for prime time, here's your chance.

9.30pm-till: Socializing - when showoff time is done those interested can adjourn to the Harry's a couple of stores away from Groove.

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  • ed m.

    Guy and the rest of y'all...I'm sorry to bow out but work is going to keep me from attending tonight. It's been a few months since I've been able to hang out with you folks, but hopefully I can drop back in next month. Congrats to everyone for keeping this thing alive for five years. See ya soon.

    October 18, 2013

  • Gerry Capece (.

    Guy right now I have a real bad head cold and feel like crap...if I feel better tomorrow night I will attend but I don't think I will make it judging from today

    October 17, 2013

  • Yao Lawrence C.

    Sorry people i will have to bow out this time hope to see u in november

    October 16, 2013

    • John S.

      Sorry you can't make it. If you've changed your RSVP to No, that will open up a slot for someone else. Look forward to seeing you in the future.

      1 · October 16, 2013

    • Yao Lawrence C.

      I did that, have a good time

      October 16, 2013

  • Joe G.

    I missed our last meeting, but the time before that we worked a couple of times through a few songs. One of those songs was "Let It Rain" by Eric Clapton.

    Does anyone has a particular song she intends to do so we (and especially me and my bass) can toy with it beforehand?

    October 16, 2013

    • andy t

      Joe, I have the Drifters' "Up On the Roof" and Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone."

      October 16, 2013

  • Martha W T

    I was hoping to make this one, but it turns out I won't be able to. Hope to see you all next month.

    October 16, 2013

  • Ed K.

    FYI - Interesting YouTube post:
    "Martin Acoustic Guitar workshop at Sweetwater Sound"
    Sponsored and conducted by Sweetwater Music a little over 2 weeks ago. Quite long, but you can skip thru it if you like or watch in small segments. I don't own a Martin, but like most guitarist, hold the brand in high regard. Some good history about the industry and the company. My fav part concerned the "Steve Jobs" model, a guitar that Martin was quietly building for Jobs, but was not completed until after his death.

    enjoy - see you on the 18th

    October 3, 2013

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