Eastern School of Fretted Instrument Repair 4 Day Guitar Repair School Course | Become a Band Roadie Tech
(Road Teching 101) Cost: $700.00 all inclusive
This is a new offering here at the Eastern School of Fretted Instrument Repair. Over a 4 day period Kyle will explain and demonstrate the skill sets and base of knowledge needed to succeed in the professional world of modern full time guitar road techs (Band Roadie Techs). Attendees will review basic guitar set up skill sets. They will be taught several tricks of the trade and skill sets that allow you to effect emergency repairs for players when on the road and away from your bench. Attendees will be shown the PROPER way to prepare for and stock up for hitting the road as a full time band roadie tech. You will learn how to prep and set up your repair station. What to bring and what not to bring. How to be efficient when effecting repairs under real time,real world pressure. Kyle will also discuss in depth business realities of being on the road. How to set yourself up as a business. How to bill out. How to get started in this wonderful livelihood. This is a very rare opportunity to learn from a master of his trade and from one of the most active and successful band roadie techs out there today. Sign up soon as spots are limited.
Summer 2018 dates coming soon – Please check back!
The Eastern School of Fretted Instrument Repair is located in the heart of New Jersey on Route 9 South in Freehold, NJ, centrally located and easily accessible from all points in New Jersey and the major metro locations of both Philadelphia and New York City. The facility provides five feet of work bench space and plenty of electrical outlets for each of the eight Band Roadie Tech students in our well-lit workshop. It is located on the route for NJ Transit buses, with parking is readily available and free of charge.