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:
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.
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
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:
· Aretha Franklin
· Marvin Gaye
· James Brown
· Stevie Wonder
· Al Green
· Sly and the Family Stone
· Bobby Womack
· 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