Fundamentals of Funk Clinic & Performance
From basics to pro-tips, this special event will feature three legends of funk and groove giving lessons and advice on how to keep things funky, along with demonstrations, special performances and a Q&A session.
A true legend of the bass guitar, Gary has built a worldwide reputation as being the go to player for tight grooves, solid lines and virtuoso technique. Playing with such legends as Santana, John Scofield and Earth, Wind & Fire, Gary has influenced a whole generation of players, and was chosen by PRS to develop the Gary Grainger signature bass
GREG “GG” GRAINGER
Baltimore born and bred, Greg Grainger is known for providing the tightest and funkiest of beats on stages and studios all over the world. From hit with the band ‘Pockets’, to playing to a full stadium with Whitney Houston, his uncanny knack for creating the perfect rhythm for every situation. Also passionate about music education he was instrumental in forming ‘The MusicianShip’ - a charity focused on providing music education and mentors for young students in need.
From seminal band Zoot and the Roots to fronting Acoustic Alchemy Miles has spent over 3 decades as one of England’s most respected guitarists. A winner of the prestigious Gibson “guitarist of the year” award, his passion for funk and soul music has created a unique funky style which has made him much in demand both on stage and in the studio.