Tuesday, 23 September 2008 12:07

Ernie Ball/Music Man Announces Three New John Petrucci Clinics

John Petrucci Appearances Sweden, Germany, Italy

COACHELLA, Calif. (September, 2009) - Dream Theater guitarist and signature Ernie Ball/Music Man artist John Petrucci will be appearing 09/25/09 for a Meet n Greet autograph session at Deluxe Music Fridhemsgatan 40 Stockholm Sweden 08 5663 1800.  In Germany Ernie Ball Music Man will conduct a Master Class/Clinic with John Petrucci at these locations: 09/29/09 Musikhaus Borkowsky Karl-Marx-Allee 60-62, 10243 Berlin 030 4275975. 10/02/09 Just Guitars & Basses Feldstrabe 66 (Bunker) 20359 Hamburg 040 87888911. 10/18/09 Batschkapp Frankfurt, Maybachstr 24 Frankfurt. 10/29/09 Tomassone Strumenti Musicali Via Pier de Crescenzi 12 Bologna 39 051 6490868.(Meet n Greet)

The free clinics in Germany will include tips and techniques from Petrucci and a live demonstration, and will be followed with a question and answer period.Originally from Long Island, New York, Petrucci began playing guitar at the age of 12. Though primarily self-taught, he attended Berklee College of Music in Boston in the 1980s, where he learned jazz composition and harmony. While there, Petrucci hooked up with John Myung and Mike Portnoy to form a band called Majesty, which would later be renamed Dream Theater.Dream Theater has since recorded 15 albums and is currently on a worldwide tour promoting Black Clouds and Silver Linings, their latest release available from Roadrunner Records. Petrucci was named the Guitarist of the Year in 2007 by Total Guitar Magazine and is also a regular on the G3 tour with Joe Satriani...

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