Tag Archives: Richard Perkins

Performance Videos

La Rochelle Blues Satin Doll Sunshine Of Your Love Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door Well done to Simon, Don, Jeff and Brian! YouTube Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?p=PLC74960CEEF2F3761

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Day #5 | Friday 3rd June | Performance Day

Au Revoir! [L-R] Nick, Don, Brian, Richard, Jeff and Simon Session #3 After a dip in the pool the class rehearsed for the afternoon as temperatures reached to 28°C! Session #2 – Rehearsals After our tea break the class rehearsed … Continue reading

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Day #4 | Thursday 2nd June | Modern Rock Day

Session #3 – Free Jam The class gathered after lunch to jam through the tracks for tomorrows student performance. Simon and Richard ran through some of the changes in ‘Stormy Monday Blues’. Stormy Blues Session #2 – Style Focus Today’s … Continue reading

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Day #3 | Wednesday 1st June | Intro to Jazz Day

Today was a half-day with some students visiting La Rochelle after lunch and the others staying on-site and jamming through the material covered in the first three days – Texas blues, classic rock (Sunshine of Your Love) and Jazz (Satin … Continue reading

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Day #2 | Tuesday 31st May | Classic Rock Day

Session # 3 – Free Jam The class jammed through Clapton’s ‘Sunshine of Your Love’ in this afternoons jam session. We then learnt some top classic rock riffs: You Really Got Me – The Kinks/Van Halen Paranoid – Black Sabbath … Continue reading

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Day #1 | Monday 30th May | Blues Day

Session #3 – Free Jam This afternoons session was a free jam session playing over over the Texas rock style blues track, employing the techniques and soloing concepts learnt in this morning technique expander and style focus session. The class … Continue reading

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Arrivals Day…

The students arrive today and here are some photos of the splendid  scenery in Bercloux, La Moreau, France. Spot the grape vines that make the local wines and cognac!

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