DADGAD Song Accompaniment with Sarah McQuaid
September 17, 2011
This workshop is for guitarists who are experienced DADGAD players or have already attended the beginning DADGAD workshop with Sarah.
1. DADGAD doesn’t end with D! - Playing songs in Em, G and A
2. It’s not just for Irish music: Using DADGAD for different styles
3. Tutorial: A few representative songs
*Handouts with lyrics, tablature and chord diagrams for songs in various keys and styles are included in the course fee.
Born in Spain, raised in Chicago and now living near Penzance, Cornwall (after 14 years in Ireland), Sarah McQuaid is a singer, guitarist, songwriter and author of The Irish DADGAD Guitar Book. She has recorded two critically acclaimed solo albums, When Two Lovers Meet and I Won’t Go Home ’Til Morning, in addition to Crow Coyote Buffalo, an album of songs co-written with Zoë Pollock under the band name Mama. Sarah has been a full-time musician for over three years and tours extensively in the UK, Ireland, Continental Europe and the USA. She is currently at work on her third solo album.