In this guitar meetup we’ll be learning some basic chords that can be in used in some of the songs of the late great David Bowie. We’ll learn the beginning riff and some basic chords to “Ziggy Stardust”. This is open to beginner guitarists but more advanced are also welcome. You'll get a handout with basic chord charts and tabs for learning songs.
Theme: Easy David Bowie songs for the guitar
When: Sunday 7th February 16:00 - 18:00
Meeting place: Starbucks near Hiroo station - Then onto practice studios 5 mins by foot
Level: Beginner although higher level guitarists are welcome to come
Type of guitar: Acoustic and electric both OK. We can hook up up to 4 electric guitars.
What: We’ll be learning some basic chords and some easy David Bowie songs in honor of the late rock god.
How much: 2500 JPY - This is to cover the rental of the room and equipment. We’ll be using basic practice rooms.
Who: Alex will be leading the meetup. He is a guitar teacher and has been professional performer based in Tokyo for so long he’s almost embarrassed to say. He loves helping out people become the guitarists they want to be. We’ll also be welcoming YOU, you crazy wonderful cool guitar meetup members! Don’t worry if you think you’re level isn’t good enough, we have worked hard at building a supportive, helpful and friendly community who want you to improve your guitar skills!
This is where we'll be playing (Above)
Alex with his axe (Above)
15:50 - Meet outside at Starbucks near Hiroo station
16:00 - Arrive and set up at the practice room
16:10 - Self introductions and goal of the meetup explained
16:30 - Divide into groups and practice chords and songs
17:00 - Main jam with everyone
17:40 - Q&A Session: Your guitar questions answered
17:50 - Clean up and end
18:00 ~ Go out to eat and drink if people are interested
Extra info: If you are late, please come directly to the practice rooms here - Tokyo To, Shibuya Ku, Hiroo[masked], Hasebe Bldg 2F ([masked] )