Category: TGC Reports

Regular group meetings are held for group practice as well as discussion and refinement of the approach.

A meeting usually includes repertoire pieces, exercises from “The Family”, improvisations, circling techniques …. and of course ….. a lot of fun and music.

TGC Berlin, Germany 2019

Review by Carlos A. Cortés Navarrete: Friday, April 12, 2019The Touch Guitar Circle starts with 14 members: Markus, Alexander, Georges, Gregg, Wolgang, Carlos, Matias, Sebastian, Milan, Jaakko, Kaspar, Sergio, Connie and Stephan.The first exercise,...

TGC Berlin, Germany 2018

Review by Jaakko Peltonen: The TGC Berlin 2018 seminar was again held at the familiar Seminarhaus ÖkoLeA in the pretty neighbourhood of Klosterdorf from April 10th through the 17th, lasting six full days plus...

TGC New York, USA 2018

Review by Nick Graziade: Simply put, the 2018 Touch Guitar Circle (TGC) in NY was invigorating. It was my first TGC experience – I had planned on attending the 2016 NY event, but illness...

TGC Berlin, Germany 2017

Review by Tim Gardner: The TGC Berlin 2017 workshop took place from April 5-12 at the wonderful Seminhaus ÖkoLeA in Klosterdorf Germany (the same location as the fall 2016 seminar). Once again the group stayed in...

TGC Berlin, Germany 2016

Review by Chris Herb: Since some members of the Touch Guitar Circle moved to the German capital in the last years, it was clear that we would have to make a meeting happen in...

TGC New York, USA 2016

Review by Cédric Theys: The Touch Guitar Circle met for the 3rd North American meeting in January 2016 for 4 days. Though the winter had been unseasonably warm, the area was going to be...

TGC Seattle, USA 2014

The circle took place in early October of 2014. All sorts of touch instruments were represented: Sticks, Warr guitars and U8 touch guitars – Carlos Cortes, Jim Meyer, Tim Gardner, Brian Hopely, Jaanus Damsgard, Henry...

TGC Seattle, USA 2013

Seattle Tapping Course 2013 — with Lucius Gregory Meredith, Rick Allen, Tim Gardner, Mark H. Butler, John Council, Cédric Theys, Jaanus Lee Damsgard,  Markus Reuter, Henry Lowman and Trey Gunn