Crimson Weekend Workshop Live


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Save the date: September 16th, 2017.

Come and spend a day at Crimson.  Hear lectures and watch live demonstrations with Ben, Christopher, and James.  Tour the factory and see what makes Crimson tick.

A live performance with The Story of Guitar Heroes, still to be confirmed, but Phil and Toby will be here to talk about guitars and gigging.

Lectures will include such topics as – guitar design, music industry, and business.

Join us for coffee and cake, a barbecue and, to be confirmed, a Mobile Fish & Chip van in the evening, all inclusive.

We need a minimum of 15 booking to make this day possible, so please hurry, places are going fast.

The timetable for the day (some slots still to be confirmed, depending on the number of people who pre-book.)

9:00 – 9:30            Welcome, please join us for coffee.

9:30 – 10:30           A lecture/demonstration on ‘Setup and Basic Repair’ with James & Christopher

10:30 – 11:00          Enjoy a break with tea, coffee, & cake.

11:00 – 12:00          A lecture on ‘Creating a Business in the Music Industry’, with Ben & James.

12:30 –  13:30         Lunch – a barbecue in, hopefully, sunny, rural Dorset.

13:30 – 14:30         A lecture on ‘Acoustic Guitar Construction, and Design’, with Christopher

14:30 – 15:00        A break for coffee and an opportunity to chat with Ben, browse Crimsons tool shop, see the vintage tools also available for sale.

15:00 – 16:00       A lecture on ‘Electric Guitar Design’, with Ben

16:00 – 16:30       A break for tea and cake, an opportunity for a factory tour; or a live performance with Phil Walker & Toby James. (tbc.)

16:30 – 17:30        A live Q & A with Ben, James, Christopher, Luthier Tom & Tools Tom. (tbc.)

17:30 – 20:00      Join everyone from Crimson for dinner and chat.  Crimson Tools, The Vintage Tool, and guitar sale.

(Please note that this is a rough schedule and may be amended before the event.) 

Please note that there will be people filming this event and taking photographs, to be published and viewed online.  We will endeavor to respect your privacy if you do not want to be on camera.  Thank you and please keep watching our YouTube channel for further updates.

Stay tuned to our YouTube channel for video tutorials on how to effectively use this tool.  Coming soon.

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