Friday, November 30, 2012

WIN a Trip to David Barrett's Guitar Summit! - Bobcaygeon, ON

David Barrett has given Long & McQuade a spot for one guest at his upcoming Guitar Summit - and we'd like you to win it!
Simply send an email  by end of day Sunday, January 6, 2013, telling us (in 150 words or less) why you'd like to attend this weekend. Be sure to include your full name and telephone number. All repsonses will be reviewed, and the winner will be randomly selected from the top answers.
Please note: winner must be 19+, and transportation to and from the event is the winner's responsibility.

February 1st to 3rd at Ravenswood in Bobcaygeon, Ontario

Having recently recorded his last record with producers Alex Lifeson (Rush) and Alan Parsons (Pink Floyd, Beatles, Porcupine Tree), progressive rock guitarist David Barrett is getting out of town for a guitar workshop retreat. The workshops will include “All About Playing”, performance and technique; “All About Composition”, composing and arranging for guitar; and “All About Sound”, amplification and effects.

Saturday evening features a concert by David Barrett Trio!

This is a very exclusive gathering of a dozen participants in an intimate setting of picturesque Ravenswood, a 200 year-old log home in the woods just east of Bobcaygeon, Ontario (as made famous by the Tragically Hip). The weekend starts Friday afternoon, February 1st and ends Sunday afternoon February 3rd. 

Also included in the weekend:

1)    Informal cooking class (think Darryl’s Place)
2)    Catered dinner
3)    Wine tasting
4)    Nature hike
5)    Photography workshop

All food, drinks (wine and beer) and accommodation are included.

For more information, visit Long & McQuade

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