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Make your own 3 string guitar and learn how play in a day. With over 2000 guitars made in my "Make and Play" workshops, these events are always popular and always fun, so early booking is advised.

Learn to play cigar box guitar. There are a variety of courses - 1/2 day beginners and intermediate classes, and also learn to play courses with myself and the legendary Hollowbelly.  

 

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Make and Play Workshop, Smethwick,  24th February 2019

Make and Play Workshop, Smethwick, 24th February 2019

£75.00

Learn how to make a simple fretless 3 string guitar...and learn how to play with The Godfather Of The Cigar Box Guitar! All materials, parts, tools and tuition included. no previous woodworking or musical experience needed - it really is that simple. In just one day we will show you how take a stick and a box and turn it into a playable musical ...


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Learn to Play Cigar Box Guitar - Workshop Ticket, 10th Feb 2019

Learn to Play Cigar Box Guitar - Workshop Ticket, 10th Feb 2019

£37.50

Learn to play 3 string cigar box guitar with ChickenboneJohn,  The Godfather Of The Cigar Box Guitar. A half day course suitable for beginners and intermediate players. If you are must starting, or struggling to really get to grips with playing the cigar box guitar, then this is just right for you. We'll cover the following points to build a gre...


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