SARASOTA, FL: Want to do something creative and fun this summer? Join Charlie Raisner, Steve Arvey and the Music Compound for a fun filled afternoon of making Cigar Box Guitars on July 16th from 2:30 to 5pm. This workshop is perfect for parents, children, or friends to get together and do something creative. Charlie uses reclaimed woods and recycled materials for handcrafted cigar box guitars. The workshop includes all materials, a history lesson and a jam session.
“This will be our second time hosting the Cigar Box Guitar workshop here at the Music Compound and we couldn’t be more excited!”. said Jenny Alday Townsend, Owner/President of the Music Compound. “Cigar Box Guitars have so much history behind them and being able to incorporate that into our workshop to teach people has been great. We are so thrilled to be hosting this workshop again!”.
The price for a solo participant is $95 and $175 for a duo. This price includes materials for a take home Cigar Box Guitar, a history lesson, jam session, and music interaction. This workshop is also intergenerational so it is perfect for people ages 11 and up to come together and create their own guitar. To purchase your spot for the workshop, call 941.379.9100 or visit the Music Compound website and go to the events page.
About Music Compound
The Music Compound provides an environment to inspire, collaborate and educate children and young adults in pursuit of their love of music. Members of the Music Compound will have access to a wide array of learning opportunities intended to not only build music skills but also enhance confidence, communication and social interaction abilities. Learning opportunities include one-on-one instrument lessons, group instrument lessons, music education, workshops, open forums to encourage music interactions, and performance and recital opportunities. Our goal is to transform dreams into reality by providing a contemporary and influential environment for all ages. For more information, visit www.musiccompound.com.