Doug de Vries covers the breadth from nylon string classical and Brazilian guitar to steel string finger-style and plectrum genres and jazz and blues electric guitar.

Acoustic Guitar Masterclass Series with Doug de Vries -  Feb / March - 2023
'Bossa Nova Boot Camp' Guitar Masterclass series focuses on Brazilian standards for solo guitarists, teachers & accompanists - music degree, guitar students and professional performers who want to explore the subtleties of Bossa Nova and Brazilian Jazz to their best ability.  One composition is covered in each stand-alone weekly module.  Class format is designed to suit all levels (intermediate-advanced) with comprehensive materials, including half tempo audio/video practice clips and more...
Series 1 commences February 9/10th 2023.

Teacher: Doug de Vries

6 weeks, 6 songs - One song: melody, accompaniment & interpretation  

Dates (Australia & Japan) - Fridays: 
Feb 10 - Wave
Feb 17 - Manhã de Carnaval

Feb 24 - Chega de Saudade
March 3 - Samba da Minha Terra
March 10 - Garota de Ipanema

March 17 -  Desafinado

Australia: 10 AM - Fridays AEDST (City Reference: Melbourne) 
Japan: 8 AM - Friday (City Reference: Tokyo)

Class Schedule (USA, Canada & Brazil) - Thursdays:
Feb 9 - Wave

Feb 16 - Manhã de Carnaval  
Feb 23 -  Chega de Saudade
March 2 - Samba da Minha Terra
March 9 - Garota de Ipanema

March 16 -  Desafinado

Meeting time: 
8 PM - (City Reference - Rio de Janeiro) 
6 PM - (City Reference - New York) 

6 PM - (City Reference - Ottawa and Montreal)
7 PM for March 16 - Desafinado (USA / NY) 

75 to 90 mins on each song module masterclass
Fees: $40 AUD/ $30 AUD concession for 1 song module

The Program Includes:

·       Charts, chord boxes & tab provided
·       Acoustic guitar foundation techniques and 
·       Music fundamentals covered each week
·       Brazilian rhythms, phrasing and chord voicing   
·       Music Charts in 2 keys with audio/video practice clips
Classes in English are live from Melbourne (Australia) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) via ZOOM 

Additional Information: 
Each online song masterclass is delivered live and the zoom session is recorded for later revision.

Modules are designed by professional musicians using best practice educational techniques.
One on one lesson available after completion of a song module on request

Sign UP here: Bossa Nova Boot Camp Acoustic GUITAR Masterclasses Enrolment Form
Payment via PayPal or bank deposit 
If you have any questions please contact:
Diana @BossaNovaBootCamp in Australia 
Ph: +61 (0)433 855 580 

Mila - Mi La Musica in Brazil 
WhatsApp: +55 21 99301.1398

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Doug teaches at Melbourne University and limited private students on request.

De Vries established 'Roda de Choro Melbourne' where followers of choro can learn in casual get togethers.

Check the Facebook page for updates on future gatherings - www.facebook.com/melbournechoro

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