Free Music Education Workshop

A Free Music Education Workshop with Violinist Aaron Meyer & Guitarist Tim Ellis
Saturday, December 21 at noon to 1 pm in Portland, Oregon


Violinist Aaron Meyer and Guitarist Tim Ellis will conduct a special  Music Workshop for young students.  Tickets are free for the first 700 students by registering and filling out the form on this page.  After you register and hit the submit button, you can print your ticket.

Location: First Congregational Church –  the historic church with the white tower – 1126 SW Park Ave between  Madison & Main across from Portland Art Museum and next to Portland  Center for Performing Arts. For directions click here

Music Workshop Description

In  this unique Music Education Program, classically-trained violinist  Aaron Meyer demonstrates how the violin can Rock!! Using a traditional  violin and a modern electric violin with digital studio effects, Aaron  makes the connections and differences between classical music and his  own original, modern music, which combines world, rock, and classical  styles.  Rock guitarist and producer Tim Ellis then demonstrates how this works with  a range of acoustic and electric guitars using the sophisticated,  computer-controlled studio equipment he brings with him. Meyer &  Ellis perform throughout the presentation, showing how their original  compositions combine musical styles from all around the world and  utilize modern methods of improvisation. Meyer & Ellis then take  questions from students. Tim Ellis is also the owner of Oregon’s  premiere recording studio, Kung Fu Bakery Recording in Portland.  This program is educational and fun!!!