Carlton has been playing solo classical guitar focusing on Classical, Jazz, Flamenco and Hawaiian Slack Key music styles for over 30 years.
Carlton has a B.S. in Music majoring in Classical Guitar Performance at Eastern Oregon University. He has performed throughout the Pacific Northwest and Internationally at the Rome Festival, and currently plays concerts, casual events and weddings in and around Spokane, WA.
Spend an hour with Carlton, Saturday March 25 Noon to 1pm. The honorarium for Carlton is $100: The more participants, the less expensive the workshop will be. With 10 participants, each will pay just $10. Ask Carlton to teach you some of the techniques he demonstrated during his concert (3/24 at 7pm) Learn one slack-key tuning and three chords to get you going with Hawai’ian slack key guitar. Begin to understand jazz chords and rhythms. He’ll be right there sharing his “mana’o”, his knowledge of the classical guitar and music played on it with you. For music samples: https://www.cdbaby.com/cd/carltonoakes3
Call Gorge Community Music to get “on-board” for this great learning opportunity: 541-296-2900