December 3/17 – Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam with Del Suelo!

Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam with Del Suelo

Facilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*

Please bring:

– your acoustic guitar 
– something to write with & something to write on (optional)

 

See below for more detail.


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Feb 12/17 – Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam

guitar-jam-fb-cover-no-textFacilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*
 
Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.
 
At the Sunday guitar hangout, musician and author Erik Mehlsen(aka Del Suelo) will cover some basic music theory and explain how it applies to creativity on the guitar. Following this 30 minute lesson, guitarists will be encouraged to stick around and jam with each other, trading tips and insights on what they’ve just learned. The intention of the workshop is to build a community of guitarists and provide a space for those wishing to improve their craft. While this is a monthly event, there is no pre-requisite required – first timers are welcome to drop in anytime.

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March 5/17 – Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam

Facilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)guitar-jam-fb-cover-no-text
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*

Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.

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April 9/17 – Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam with Del Suelo

guitar-jam-fb-cover-no-textFacilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*
 
Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.
 
At the Sunday guitar hangout, musician and author Erik Mehlsen(aka Del Suelo) will cover some basic music theory and explain how it applies to creativity on the guitar. Following this 30 minute lesson, guitarists will be encouraged to stick around and jam with each other, trading tips and insights on what they’ve just learned. The intention of the workshop is to build a community of guitarists and provide a space for those wishing to improve their craft. While this is a monthly event, there is no pre-requisite required – first timers are welcome to drop in anytime.

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October 2, 2016 – A REALLY BIG ART PROJECT! SO BIG!

  • cultdays_2016_date_wtag_e_4c_for-webSunday, October 2, 1 pm to 5 pm, family friendly, free of charge
  • Victoria Park and City Square Plaza
  • Co-presented by Creative City Centre, Articulate Ink, Sunday Art Market & Regina Downtown
  • Part of Culture Days, supported by SaskCulture, Saskatchewan Lotteries and the City of Regina

Come join us for our biggest Culture Days activity ever!  And we do mean BIG!  We have three major activities lined up for Sunday, October 2nd, at the City Square Plaza and Victoria Park.  We’ve got steamroller printing, graffiti wrap battles and the city’s largest music jam, plus facepainting, balloon animals, henna tattoos, button making, a colouring station, poetry boards and guitar pick making.  Bring the whole family and spend the afternoon with us as we make some really big art!  How big?  Read on!   [Read more…]

Nov 19/2016 – Behind the Songs: Andino Suns, Erik Mehlsen, Kara Golemba

Doors at 7:30pm. Starts at 8:00pm.bts-nov-19
$15 + GST in Advance ; $20 + GST at the Door.
Sign up for the open mic and pay only $10 + GST!
All Ages. / Cash bar (19+ with valid ID). / Rush seating.

On November 19th, hear the stories and the songs of Andino Suns, Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo), and Kara Golelmba and share your own at the open mic! 
Behind the Songs is a monthly concert series that features Canadian songwriters in a songwriters circle format. We take songwriters from various backgrounds, put them on stage, and encourage them to share with the audience their songs, the stories behind their work, and a bit about their writing process. This intimate format enables the audience to feel closer to the songwriters and to learn more about them and their creative process. You don’t have to be a songwriter to enjoy this, as long as you enjoy music, this event is for you!

Following the feature performance, there will be an open stage, where anyone is welcome to share one or two of their own songs. Join us for this special night of music and story-telling, and in welcoming these three talented songwriters and performers to the stage… they will be on from 8:00pm to 9:15pm, with our open mic session to follow.

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Nov 20 – Guitar Theory Workshop & Jam

Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo)

Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo)

Facilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*
Sunday November 20, 2016

Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.
At the Sunday guitar hangout, musician and author Erik Mehlsen(aka Del Suelo) will cover some basic music theory and explain how it applies to creativity on the guitar. Following this 30 minute lesson, guitarists will be encouraged to stick around and jam with each other, trading tips and insights on what they’ve just learned. The intention of the workshop is to build a community of guitarists and provide a space for those wishing to improve their craft.  While this is a monthly event, there is no pre-requisite required – first timers are welcome to drop in anytime.

May 13/17 – Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam

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Guitar Theory Workshop and Jam
Saturday, May 13/17 – On a special day this time only!
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)


Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.
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Sept 18 – Guitar Theory Workshop & Jam

Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo)

Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo)

12:00pm – 2:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*
Facilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)

Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.
At the Sunday guitar hangout, musician and author Erik Mehlsen(aka Del Suelo) will cover some basic music theory and explain how it applies to creativity on the guitar. Following this 30 minute lesson, guitarists will be encouraged to stick around and jam with each other, trading tips and insights on what they’ve just learned. The intention of the workshop is to build a community of guitarists and provide a space for those wishing to improve their craft.  While this is a monthly event, there is no pre-requisite required – first timers are welcome to drop in anytime.

Dec 18/16 Guitar Theory Workshop & Jam

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Facilitated by Erik Mehlsen (a.k.a. Del Suelo)
2:00pm – 4:00 pm
By donation ($10 suggested)*
All Ages Welcome

Are you a guitarist who has been playing for a while, but doesn’t know anything about theory or improvisation? Or maybe you have some theory up your sleeve but are in need of some guitarists to practice with? Maybe you like the company of cool people enjoying some music on a relaxed Sunday afternoon.

At the Sunday guitar hangout, musician and author Erik Mehlsen (aka Del Suelo) will cover some basic music theory and explain how it applies to creativity on the guitar. Following this 30 minute lesson, guitarists will be encouraged to stick around and jam with each other, trading tips and insights on what they’ve just learned. The intention of the workshop is to build a community of guitarists and provide a space for those wishing to improve their craft. While this is a monthly event, there is no pre-requisite required – first timers are welcome to drop in anytime.

*Your donations will go to paying the workshop & jam facilitator for his time as well as the venue fees.

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