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Acoustic Uprising EDUCATION KIT

$79USD
INTRODUCTORY OFFER

NORMAL PRICE $129

WHAT YOU GET

FEATURE FILM

  • DVD & USB with 74 minute documentary
  • 25 minutes of extra content

20 PAGE DIGITAL STUDY GUIDE

  • 10 page discussion and study guide
  • 10 page player reference guide
  • Site license
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A JOURNEY THROUGH THE HISTORY OF ACOUSTIC GUITAR

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★★★★★
“The students loved it.
Inspiring stuff!”Head of Music, Upwey High

Acoustic Uprising is the inspiring story of a global movement that pushes the boundaries of acoustic guitar-playing as we know it and features interviews with guitar luminaries Tommy Emmanuel, Andy McKee, Kaki King and many more.

The film looks at the rich fusion of musical ideas the style has become known for and the pioneers that have lead to the movement we see today, including solo acoustic guitar innovators like Michael Hedges, Robert Johnson and John Fahey.

★★★★★
“Absolutely wonderful”The Guitar Speak Podcast

In production for 3 years and funded on Kickstarter.com – the Acoustic Uprising charts the evolution of solo acoustic guitar. An exploration of the vibrant Modern FingerStyle movement and the pioneers who led to it’s creation. FingerStyle has ignited a guitar community like no other. Guitarists who share a passion for pushing the boundaries of the instrument and themselves to ever greater heights.

ABOUT THE EDUCATION KIT

The Acoustic Uprising Education Kit is an easy-to-use tool designed for sharing the film with your students, faculty, and community. The package includes everything you need to show the film and lead a discussion about the innovative world of FingerStyle Guitar.

Ways you can use the film
  • Show the film in the classroom and engage your students with a positive and fun perspective on guitar.
  • Show the entire documentary or individual chapters to illustrate points in your curriculum.
  • Add the film to your events calendar and invite the community to join the discussion. A powerful way to explore the guitar and empower people of all ages to express themselves musically.
  • Add the film to your library’s collection and make it available to everyone with an interest in guitar, instrumental music, virtuosity, and expression.

SYLLABUS FRIENDLY

The Acoustic Uprising documentary features in-depth discussions, interviews and performances from artists in the VCAA prescribed list of notated solo works (Guitar contemporary). The film is a an inspirational guide to the world of contemporary acoustic guitar, and a fantastic companion to students as they journey into the world of modern acoustic guitar.

VCAA Prescribed list of notated works
Andy Mckee, Robert Johnson, Tommy Emmanuel, Stuart Ryan and more.

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WORKSHOP SCREENINGS & Q+As

The Acoustic Uprising is a perfect fit for music educators looking for engaging content to inspire and enthuse their students along their journey with the guitar. A range of options are available to music institutions, from a simple screening of the film to a Q+A with the film makers and workshops featuring world class FingerStyle performers.

Enquire on fingerstylemovie@gmail.com and a member of the Acoustic Uprising team will get in touch to discuss your options.

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