- Masterclasses and Clinics for College-Level Music Programs
With a direct link to the performing arts world, New West Guitar Group shares their experience and knowledge for pre-professional music students. Discussing concert booking, tour planning, and entrepreneurship, NWGG brings the world of commercial music to the college classroom. For guitar programs, NWGG's experience with composing, arranging, and orchestrating for guitar has been a valuable learning tool for guitar ensembles and composition programs.
Click here to read about their visit to Eastern Oregon University in 2012
- New West Guitar Camp
In its 5th year, the New West Guitar Group summer music intensive has grown from a gathering of a few guitar students in Southern California, to a full week-long workshop for students in the Bay Area of California! This workshop involves a week of group and private study with the members of New West Guitar Group, along with special performances by camp attendees. Students will learn theory, guitar skills, and performance experience at all levels!
- K-12 In-School Performances
New West Guitar Group covers topics in general music, career paths in the performing arts, and the guitar through performance and discussion. NWGG members work with schools to provide a unique experience for their students, often including student/teacher participation as a way to apply classroom learning to real-world jamming!
Click here to read about NWGG's visit to Flagstaff, AZ' Northwood Preparatory Academy
- Guitar ensemble repertoire and score anthology
For guitar societies, high school and college guitar programs, guitar ensemble has become an increasingly popular group format for guitarists of all levels. With over 100 arrangements for guitar trio and quartet, NWGG offers scores to many of their pieces, and some select arrangements for younger ensembles. Click here to email NWGG and inquire about receiving your sample copy of the NWGG score anthology for your guitar ensemble.