The Wish List (Soul repertoire project)

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Price:
 £15.00

Husky Studios

29A Amelia St, Camberwell · London

How to find us

Off Walworth Road, a short walk or one bus stop south of Elephant & Castle.

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Details

You choose the songs; we learn them; we play them as a band.

What's your personal Soul wish list?

Please nominate the songs you want to play on the "Tuesday" page of our new spreadsheet:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Zb1cMKrOMDvxacsw9AoRRstkx-M7r_NIrF4tZJIREU0/edit?usp=sharing

Other members who want to play the songs you have suggested can add their names in the columns for their instruments.

This is for: lead vocals, backing vocals, guitars, bass, drums, keyboards, percussion, strings - violin; viola; cello, horns - trumpets; trombones; all saxes; flutes.

Other ways to make your song suggestions for the workshop: as a "Comment" in the Event listing; on the general "Songs" page of the spreadsheet; as a message to the Organiser/Event Host (Andy Dummett).

The workshop will be led by Andy Dummett.

Andy has been privileged to play with a number of Soul legends including Stax, Atlantic and Motown recording artists - Eddie Floyd, Solomon Burke, Ben E King, Percy Sledge, Edwin Starr, Martha Reeves & the Vandellas, the Memphis Horns, Steve Cropper, Teenie Hodges, Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), Leon Ware, Dorothy Moore.

Fees:

12-week term: £120

Half-term (Weeks 1-6 or 7-12): £75

Per session (drop-in): £15

Initial Taster session (10th September): £10

Your fees include the group's costs for rehearsal studio rental and hire of mic's, PA, bass amp, guitar amps and drum kit.

We will work towards a public performance.

See our Calendar (http://www.meetup.com/London-Institute-of-Rhythm-Blues-Meetup/events/) for all Events

http://www.meetup.com/London-Institute-of-Rhythm-Blues-Meetup/events/

To see details of individual Events (past and future), you can click through from the Calendar

Here are some themes from our previous Wish List series:

· Stax

· Aretha Franklin

· Marvin Gaye

· James Brown

· Stevie Wonder

· Al Green

· Sly and the Family Stone

· Bobby Womack

· Motown

· Funk

· Memphis Soul

• Atlantic Soul

• Chicago Soul

• the songs of Holland - Dozier - Holland

• Philly Soul

• Blaxploitation soundtracks

• New Orleans R&B, Soul and Funk

• greatest Soul albums ever