Guitar Sessions: German Schauss—The Thinking Shredder’s Approach to Guitar, Technique, and Sounds

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Thursday / August 16, 2018 / 4:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
United States
German Schauss
Image courtesy of the artist

Renowned guitar virtuoso German Schauss presents a clinic on modern rock guitar techniques and concepts.

Covered topics include:

  • Picking, legato, sweeping, and tapping techniques
  • Fretboard navigation
  • Development of good practice habits
  • Developing your own voice and uniqueness on the instrument

Schauss is a guitarist, composer, author, and educator. He performs and tours as the leader of his band and with internationally known artists. He writes music for commercials, television, and video games, and has been named one of the 50 fastest guitarists of all time by Guitar World magazine.

Schauss is the author of many best-selling books and videos, including Speed Guitar, Shredding Guitar Workout, Shredding Bach, Shredding Paganini, and Shredding the Composers. He also writes a popular monthly column for Gitarre & Bass, Germany’s biggest guitar magazine.