Since 1984, National Music Workshop has awarded thousands of scholarships to deserving students. That tradition continues with the announcement that GRAMMY Award-winner Pat Metheny will be offering scholarship opportunities for his upcoming Summer National Guitar Workshop, to be held August 20-24, 2012 in Norwich, CT at The Spa at Norwich Inn. The workshop will feature Metheny, Jack DeJohnette and Larry Grenadier with special guest Jim Hall.
A total of 20 scholarships, ranging from $1200 to $2000, will be awarded for Metheny’s workshop, including ten scholarships going to outstanding jazz instrumentalists studying at a college or university and ten scholarships going to professional jazz instrumentalists. Applications must be postmarked by May 18, 2012. Download the Pat Metheny Scholarship Application
“I am happy to be able to offer scholarship opportunities to deserving applicants this year,” Metheny said. “I really hope to make this amazing experience available to as many people as possible and encourage you to apply. Hope to see you in Connecticut.”
For more information on Metheny’s workshop, visit: http://www.guitarworkshop.com/artist-metheny.php
National Guitar Workshop offers many other scholarship opportunities for students who wish to attend a workshop at the following campus locations: New Milford, CT; Austin, TX; and Los Angeles, CA. Scholarships for these programs range from $200 to full tuition ($1500). To view a full listing of these opportunities, please visit: http://www.guitarworkshop.com/scholarship-program.php.
The National Music Workshop Presents The 2012 Master Artist Series
For intermediate and advanced musicians, all instruments (limited enrollment)
Robben Ford – August 13-17, 2012 – The Spa at Norwich Inn – Norwich, CT
Pat Metheny – August 20-24, 2012 – The Spa at Norwich Inn – Norwich, CT
Chick Corea – August 27-31, 2012 – The Cranwell Resort – Lenox, MA
John Scofield – August 27-31, 2012 – The Spa at Norwich Inn – Norwich, CT
For more information or to register, call 800-234-6479 or visit: http://www.guitarworkshop.com/masterartist.php
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