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

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Tuesday / July 23, 2019 / 7:00 p.m.
Berk Recital Hall
1140 Boylston Street
United States
German Schauss
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Internationally renowned guitar virtuoso German Schauss presents a clinic on modern rock guitar techniques and concepts.

Clinic topics include:

  • picking, legato, sweeping, and tapping techniques;
  • fretboard navigation;
  • development of good practice habits; and
  • developing your own voice on the instrument, and more.

Schauss is a guitarist, composer, author, and educator. He performs and tours as the leader of his own band and with other internationally known artists. Schauss 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. He is the author of best-selling books and videos such as Speed Guitar, Shredding Guitar Workout, Shredding Bach, Shredding Paganini, and Shredding the Composers. Schauss also writes the popular monthly column “Instant Shredding” for Germany’s biggest guitar magazine, Gitarre & Bass.