Acoustic Blues Guitar Workshop

  Ten Week Acoustic Blues Guitar Workshop! With Buffalo Music HOF member and Berklee School of Music Alumnus Jim Brucato! Explore the fingerpicking styles of the great acoustic bluesmen of the ’20s, ’30s, ’40s, and beyond… Charlie Patton, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Robert Johnson, Lightnin’ Hopkins Learn: Boogie woogie bass lines played with thumb Independent chordal […]

Bobby Lebel’s Acoustic Guitar Workshop for (Adult!) Beginners!

Have you always wanted to learn to play guitar but could never find the time; kids, career, life, just kept getting in the way? Well here’s your chance to finally unleashed that Jimi Hendricks, Bonnie Raitt or Stevie Ray that’s been bottled up inside for far too long!   The workshop will be headed up […]

Guitar Club For Kids

The Sportsmens AMF is pleased to announce that we are again partnering with that wonderful community asset and resource, The Valley Community Center at 93 Leddy Street in South Buffalo, to sponsor an after school guitar club for Kids! Kicking off with the first licks on January 25th and running through mid May, the club […]

Sportsmens Americana Music Foundation Applauds & Supports Community Contribution of Buffalo String Works!

Back in the spring of 2014 the inspiration for BSW (buffalostringworks.org), a music club aimed at benefiting the under-served population on Buffalo’s West side, occurred after a concert performed at P.S 45 International School. At the conclusion of a Brahms’ piano concerto, the student wanted to try the instruments and asked when they could learn […]