Paul Simon Fingerstyle Classics

$25 ($24 members) · 90 minutes · Single meeting

Join Michael Henson for this special offering. In this workshop you will examine two classic Paul Simon fingerstyle guitar arrangements, The Boxer and Scarborough Fair. For The Boxer you will learn how to play the iconic intro and the versatile alternating thumb style pattern on which the guitar arrangement is based. Then you will learn how to play Scarborough Fair using fingerstyle techniques in ¾ timing, incorporating passing chords, hammer-ons and pull-offs.


Intermediate fingerstyle guitar recommended.

Special Info

Bring a capo.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000