Berkleemusic.com instructor Mike Williams is hosting a free 30-minute online blues guitar tutorial this Thursday at 4 p.m. EST. The webcast will include a Q&A so get your questions ready for the program, brought to you live from Berkleemusic’s studios in Boston.
Williams, an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music in Boston, has been active as a blues and jazz guitarist around New England since 1987. He has performed extensively throughout the United States and Canada as a member of Grammy winner James Cotton’s blues band, and with many other artists, including David “Fathead” Newman, Mighty Sam McClain, the Bruce Katz Band, Sugar Ray Norcia, Darrell Nulisch, Toni Lynn Washington, Michelle Willson, Jerry Portnoy, the Love Dogs, blues piano virtuoso David Maxwell, and his own band, Michael Williams and Friends.
He specializes in teaching a mix of blues and jazz styles, and has traveled to Europe and South America on several occasions as a clinician and performer for the college.
Those interested in participating in the free online tutorial must register in advance here.