ArtistWorks, the first collaborative global learning community
comprised of master artists and ambitious amateurs, announces the
May 23rd launch of the online, interactive Rock Guitar
School with Paul Gilbert. Most noted as
a member acclaimed Heavy Metal band Racer X, platinum-selling Hard
Rock band Mr. Big and a recent member of the G3 guitar super tour,
"guitar deity" Paul Gilbert's distinctive playing has influenced
and inspired an entire generation of guitar players across the
globe. Gilbert's new Rock Guitar School will feature a complete
course of beginner-to-advanced guitar lessons - ranging from
classic riffs and guitar licks to Paul's signature blazing
arpeggios and string skipping.
World-renowned guitarist Paul Gilbert, is one of Guitar World's
"50 Fastest Guitarists of All Time and one of Guitar One Magazine's
"Top 10 Fastest Shredders of All Time."
"I know there are people out there who are hungry to learn the
guitar, or just want to improve, or get back to playing," says
Gilbert. "But there are so many things that can keep you from it -
lack of time, money or even access to great teachers - my Rock
Guitar School really eliminates all of those barriers and lets me
have a real conversation with people who are passionate about
The Rock Guitar School with Paul Gilbert utilizes ArtistWorks'
patent-pending, breakout video technology to create a direct,
personalized educational experience. Subscribing students view
Gilbert's lessons and submit video questions/performances directly
to Gilbert via webcam or smart phone for critique and guidance.
Gilbert then reviews and responds personally to each student with a
personalized video response. This Video Exchange Learning™ Platform
is available in the Rock Guitar School for all subscribing students
to view and subsequently learn from Gilbert - and from watching
each other - creating a "virtual classroom" with an ever-evolving
ArtistWorks students study in a guided, self-paced environment
that allows them to drive the learning process according to their
schedule and access instructor guidance and feedback at their own
pace. Multiple camera angles allow students to see lessons from
alternate viewpoints so they may analyze techniques from different
vantage points. In addition, students can slow lessons down, and
loop lessons to allow them to break lessons down and focus on every
The Rock Guitar School with Paul Gilbert paulgilbertguitar.com is open
to guitar players at all levels of proficiency. Subscription fees
are reasonably priced at $90.00 for 3 months, $150.00 for 6 months
and $240.00 for a 12-month subscription.
Founded in 2008 by former AOL executive David Butler, ArtistWorks,
Inc is a Napa California-based technology and music education
company that has created a proprietary, patent pending, online
Video ExchangeTM interactive education platform which allows
virtuoso musicians to "teach the world" by presenting their full
method, technique or curriculum in HD video to subscribing
students. Utilizing simple web cams, iPhones, iPads and more,
students are able to submit videos through the site to the
ArtistWorks' instructors for individualized feedback and guidance -
creating a two-way, individualized educational experience.
ArtistWorks currently offers schools from such world-class,
virtuoso artists as: guitarist Andreas Oberg; harmonica artist,
Howard Levy; guitarist Martin Taylor; DJ Qbert; pianist Christie
Peery; drummer Thomas Lang, drummer, Billy Cobham, percussionist
Luis Conte as well as the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass with
banjo player, Tony Trischka, double bassist Missy Raines, flat pick
guitar player Bryan Sutton; dobro player Andy Hall; mandolin player
Mike Marshall and fiddle player Darol Anger.
Go to www.artistworks.com/paul-gilbert
now to be one of the first to be admitted to The Rock Guitar School
with Paul Gilbert.
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