Steve Vai Attempting to Set Record For World's Longest Online Guitar Lesson Today
Thu, 03 Mar 2011 10:00:37
Berkleemusic, Berklee's online continuing education division, along with Grammy Award–winning guitar virtuoso Steve Vai, announce a call to action for guitarists around the world to join forces and set the Guinness world record for the largest online guitar lesson today, March 3rd at 1:30 PM EST. This first-of-its-kind initiative will bring together the worldwide community of guitarists in an unprecedented online celebration of music education.
Berkleemusic has partnered with Livestream to host this event in its New York studio. Vai's free online lesson will last 30 minutes and will provide a look into his technique with a focus on how guitarists can develop and gain insight into their own playing. Berkleemusic will donate one dollar for every person that joins the online lesson to the Steve Vai Online Scholarship Fund, which is designed to reward and assist outstanding students studying in Berkleemusic's multi-course certificate programs.
Participants can at join in on this monumental event here.
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