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Event Archive - VICTORIA'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY SKA FESTIVAL WORKSHOP WITH CHRIS MURRAY! "STRUM SKA!" (Ska Guitar Workshop): Chris Murray

Thu. July 9th 2009 3pm - 4pm doors at 3pm Long & McQuade Music Education Centre (All Ages) 3pm - 4pm doors at 3pm
Free
Tickets at: Advance Sign Up Required at Long & McQuade on 756 Hillside Ave. (Victoria BC)
Victoria BC Ska Society is very proud to host Chris Murray – one of North America’s ska legends to come and teach this not to be missed ska guitar workshop. The workshop will cover the origins of ska and its development through its other closely related musical styles including rock steady, reggae, skinhead reggae and two-tone/modern ska (with focus on the use of guitar in ska music). Chris Murray will also discuss ska musicians that have and continue to influence his playing. Bring your guitar if you like!

Workshop is free however, advance sign up is required at Long & McQuade. Please contact 250-384-3622 for sign up information.

Chris Murray (Ska/Reggae/Folk)

Chris Murray is a unique force on today's music scene. Born in Toronto, he earned a strong reputation as a dynamic performer and gifted songwriter as leader of influential Canadian ska group King Apparatus. Upon the band's breakup, he relocated to Los Angeles, emerging as a solo artist with The 4-Track Adventures Of Venice Shoreline Chris, recorded... more info
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