News, Events, & Classes
JULY 2014 UPDATE!
1. JOIN The Rock & Roll Therapy Room's Music Community FACEBOOK Page! Your Music Hub For Daily Inspirational Music News & Happenings! https://www.facebook.com/groups/therockandrolltherapyroom/
2. CHECK OUT RRTR's 10 Questions Blog! Interviews with the coolest most progressive national musicians with a heart!
3. Get Diverse & Creative music instruction tips & tricks 24/7 at RRTR's YOUTUBE PAGE!
RRTR'S ONE OF A KIND MUSIC COMMUNITY EVENTS FOR ADULT & TEEN MUSICIANS
"TRADIN' RIFFS FOR TEENS & ADULTS" The Creative Music Workshop/Altruistic Music Bootcamp For Band Improvisation Skills, Soloing Skills, & Rhythm Skills. Guided by Mike Michel, musicians can now try all of those rhythm & melody ideas in your creative music brain in a comfortable non-judgmental small group setting. All instruments are welcome and all levels are welcome! Trade & share riffs and ideas with your peers & get solid rhythm & soloing improvising tips from the RRTR staff. Learn all the V.I.P. rock, blues and pop forms & song structures. Develop your music voice twice as fast by learning the nuts and bolts of improvisation & rhythm. Prep & build confidence for your next gig, blues jam, casual jam, open mic, rehearsal, or recording. Ease the anxiety of self expression! Cost is $60. Class fee includes 1.5 hours of instruction, materials, thorough post session videos, & mp3's. Contact Mike at RRTR for details & class schedule.
"ANONYMOUS & ACOUSTIC SONGWRITER ROUNDTABLE!" Singer-songwriters, acoustic instrumentalists, fans of acoustic music, & students of acoustic music are welcome to participate or just hang out and listen in this one of a kind song roundtable. Get anonymous & constructive-creative feedback from professional guest songwriters, your fellow music peers & experienced instructors ! What a cool icebreaker and opportunity to reveal an original work before you hit the open mics, club gigs,& coffeehouse! Guided by Mike Michel & Kristi MacKay (vocals). Contact Mike at RRTR for details & class schedule.
GET ON THE GRID THANKS patrons,volunteers, sponsors, MPR, WCCO & Icehouse for making RRTR's GET ON THE GRID (Minnesota's FIRST & Biggest Music Networking Party Dedicated to PART-TIME ADULT MUSICIANS) a huge success! Till next GOTG! Read about RRTR here... http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2013/05/19/local-music-tap-part-time-musicians-get-on-the-grid/
MINNESOTA MUSIC GEAR FESTIVAL COMING SOON ! The first of it's kind in Minnesota, MMGG will feature over 25 MINNESOTA MUSIC GEAR MANUFACTURERS. We're calling it the mini NAMM Show of the Midwest.
Be a name not a number at RRTR & help change the landscape of Minnesota Music! Thanks for your support as we are family!
Mike Michel/ Founder & Director of RRTR