In this class, you’ll learn what’s special about rock music including the most popular rock scales, different styles of playing and about different rock artists through history. We’ll play songs as a band and the class will culminate in a virtual recording. Open to guitar, piano, voice, bass and drum students. Let’s rock!
DATES: Wednesdays January 6 – February 24 (8 classes)
TIME: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
REQUIREMENTS: 1+ year of experience on your instrument/voice
INSTRUCTOR: Uton Onyejekwe
MEET THE INSTRUCTOR
Uton Onyejekwe is a singer, musician, and actor who has performed in Off Broadway shows and has worked with artists such as Graham Nash, Rachel Chavkin, Dave Malloy, Andrew Lippa, and Aloe Blacc. He has arranged and composed for stage and film, most recently arranging an a cappella version of Bill Withers’ “Lean On Me” for the Navy Memorial Lone Sailor Award presentation honoring the legend. He has performed at prestigious venues such as the United Nations, the Rainbow Room, the Ziegfeld Theatre, 54 Below, and Joe’s Pub. He has recorded with multiple bands in the past, and is currently working on a solo release while continuing to play bass, guitar, and keyboard in multiple bands.