Thursday, January 26, 2017

David Barrett new album Turquoise

Turquoise is something I've always wanted to do. At 37:24, it's a continuous album exploring variations of a main theme, in the style of a motion picture soundtrack, but there's only an imaginary movie here. Hope you like it.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Terry Brown Master Class wth DB3 feat. Michael Sadler

This is a full day master class with legendary record producer Terry Brown. Terry will go through the entire recording process at Phase One studios in Toronto, with David Barrett Trio featuring Michael Sadler (Saga). The day will start with a meet and greet at 11am followed by microphone placement, bed tracks, overdubs, and finally the mixing process. All attendees will be in the control room with Terry and have a hands on experience as we finish a song from front to back. An informal Q&A session with Terry entitled "I Read My Brother's Book" will take place followed by a nigh time reception with an in studio performance by David Barrett Trio and Michael Sadler.
This event will be fully catered.

For more information and tickets please visit out event page

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

DB3/MS GoFundMe Campaign will continue until the end of 2016!

Hello everyone, just posting to say a big thank you to all our contributors that helped us reach our goal in less than a week! We'll keep the campaign going until the new year in case anyone else would like to be a part of it, we have a lot of great music to develop and record in the new year, and thanks again for making it possible!

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Ravenswood Guitar Summit 2017

Guitar player extraordinaire, David Barrett, will host his 5th annual guitar workshop at Ravenswood near Bobcaygeon, Ontario. Below is a description of the proposed schedule. For photos and comments regarding the spectacular 2013, 2014,2015, and 2016 weekends, go to: Ravenswood Guitar Summit on Facebook.
Beginning on Friday, January 27, 2017, the weekend will commence with a get together BBQ dinner, followed by a concert featuring the music of Chet Atkins and Les Paul, feat. DB and guest guitarist and Chet Atkins expert Randy Finny, all-you-can-talk-about guitars; a listening session in “The Vinyl Room, and a jam session in “The Steel Guitar Garage” finish the evening.
Saturday includes a hearty breakfast, a morning workshop all about the acoustic guitar artistry of Lindsey Buckingham and Fleetwood Mac. One more guitar workshop in the afternoon; featuring our special guest producer Terry Brown (Rush). Saturday also features a private house concert with David Barrett Trio! An acoustic midnight jam in the kitchen follows.
Sunday starts with a deluxe baked oatmeal, specialty of David Barrett himself. Ravenswood proprietor Paul Reid will be your walking tour guide through the forest roads of Ravenswood – bring your camera!
This is an intimate gathering of up to 12 guests, and is meant for all levels of guitar player. The weekend will be an informal get away with much to learn from David. The food is always spectacular! The accommodations are shared, generally two to a room.
The event includes accommodation, food, beverages and workshops. For further information you may call Paul Reid at 416-520-7343 or email

Thank you to all exceptional sponsors!

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