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Teaching Group Guitar in a Digital World

A FREE workshop & discussion for students, instructors & listeners

Friendly Community Music School • 6731 W. Roosevelt Road • Berwyn IL

Thursday • July 6 • 7:00 pm • Mark Dvorak facilitator


Join Mark Dvorak for an informative & enlightening exploration into the art and strategy of successfully teaching group guitar. Bring your acoustic guitar, questions, ideas & be ready to join the discussion and play along.

Topics include:

  • A musical awareness.
  • The object of teaching in a group situation.
  • Theory merely.
  • Gadgets, technology & the right answer.
  • Situated learning & apprenticeship.

Mark Dvorak served on the faculty of the venerable Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago for thirty-one years teaching group guitar classes, ensembles & workshops. He began teaching as an avocation, but his interest in working with students deepened and evolved into a way of life & a livelihood of “helping people teach themselves.


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