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New model ukuleles, guitars and electric pianos in stock and on SALE in time for the holiday season at Island Guitar Key West

New model ukuleles on SALE at Island Guitar Key West Music Store

Key West’s family owned and operated music store has new model ukuleles and guitars  in stock and ON SALE in time for the holidays.

We have great selection of beginner, intermediate AND stage worthy instruments for sale this holiday season.  We stocked heavey on  ukuleles, guitars, keyboards and everything from harmonicas and tambourines to weighted key electric pianos and replacement parts like guitar strings and drum heads.

We not only sell the supplies that working musicians and students need but also offer the services that go along with these items such as ukulele string changing and guitar and bass action and intonation set-ups.

We also sell gift certificate packages for merchandise, service or repair work, and private lesson gift packages for ukulele, guitar, bass, drums, flute, cello, violin, piano, harmonica and more!

We specailize in great gift ideas and stocking stuffer ideas for musicians and musician hopefuls.

This is my wife Jamie and my TWENTIETH holiday season in the music business and feel like we can help you pick out some fun and useful gifts for the musicians on your gift list – including some great gifts  for ourselves.

Wishing everyone a wonderful  2017 holiday season!

 

Led Zeppelin Jimmy Page’s Moby Dick Lesson video (draft) @ Island Guitar Music Studio Key West with Wayne Sorbelli 


Wayne Sorbelli here at my Island Guitar Key West Music Lesson & Video Studio. I’m getting ready and running through rough drafts of Led Zeppelin’s EPIC Moby Dick for a lesson request a student requested of me (and pre-paid thank you very VERY much) 

I’m doing the main riff using a pick and no slide. I do incorporate the glass picky slide during the drum solo part where normally there is no guitar – making it more like an episode of Whole Lotta Love’s orgasmic middle section and interlude – however I was picturing fishing and hooking on to a Moby Dick type whale where through my playing I was trying to relay my feelings of battling the big one – relating it to my family’s battles and struggles with my little joys blood cancer at the moment. We are fighting things of giant proportions and we love fishing. – so my song about fishing is about catching Moby Dick !! It’s all tensions and release. It’s all the blues in my playing – no matter how rock I try to get lol 
I pulled out my old Gibson USA Les Paul 1994 Custom guitar just to get reacquainted lol 
I’m playing through a solid state Roland Micro Cube on the Brit Combo amp setting with very little delay on for when I was picking – then cut the delay back to zero but kept the gain on ten for the middle slide trippy part. 
Any questions feel free to contact me. Most of the amps and gear I use for videos are for sale. Jsyk. 
My music blog is www.IslandGuitar.com
My personal profile page is Wayne Sorbelli

Gibson Les Paul humbucker tones from a 3 single coil Blade pickup Gibson SG. BLUES BLUES BLUES finger picking no pick. Small 16 watt Tube amp www.islandGuitar.com

 

Greetings!!! Wayne Sorbelli here at my Island Guitar Blues Lesson Studio in Key West pulling some Gibson Les Paul humbucker tones from a 3 single coil Blade pickup Gibson SG. BLUES BLUES BLUES of course hand picking no pick. Small 16 watt Tube amp
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Wayne Sorbelli here with a small video clip I made for a student of mine of Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin’s “Bring It On Home” @ Island Guitar Music Lesson Studio KEY WEST


Here is a small video clip I made specifically for a student of mine of Led Zeppelin’s “Bring It On Home'” Guitar Lesson @ Island Guitar Music Lesson Studio Key West & ONLINE. 
Although you don’t have the notes leading up to this video as does my student, I hope you still find it a useful example of my style of teaching. Please ask me questions. I answer as I can.  
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My new USA Gibson SG with 3 Blade pickups & 6 way toggle through my 16 watt tube amp – Stevie Ray Vaughan Travis Walk/Scuttle Buttin stew

My new USA Gibson SG with 3 Blade pickups & 6 way toggle through my 16 watt tube amp – my take on Stevie Ray Vaughan “Travis Walk” style blues played to bass and drums backing track from “Scuttle Buttin” 

Pink Floyd Comfortably Numb (first 1st solo) Island Guitar Store Key West Music Lesson Studios

Polishing my David Gilmour Skills on USA Fender Stratocaster 2011 HSS (which stands for humbucker – single coil – single coil pick up configuration). I love to use the whammy bar on a guitar that actually can stay in tune when using the tremolo like it was intended to be used. I tuned up and quickly laid down some Pink Floyd comfortably numb 1st solo (it’s so damn epic) just as an excuse to go to town on the whammy bar! I love a good strat! 

Our Key West island music store – guitar ukulele bass drum piano violin & cello lesson sale & repair shop is OPEN regular hours Monday-Friday 11am-7pm Saturday 11a-5pm 305-414-8056

Key West Guitar Bass Piano Ukulele Drum Violin Cello & Voval Lessons& Cooaching
Key West Guitar Bass Piano Ukulele Drum Violin Cello & Voval Lessons& Cooaching

Our Key West island music store –  guitar ukulele bass drum piano violin& cello lesson sale & repair shop is OPEN regular hours:

Mon 11am-7pm

Tues. 11a-7p

Wed. 11a-7p

Thur.  11a-7p

Fri 11a-7p

Sat 11a-5p

Sunday closed

1109 Key Plaza, Key West, FL 33040

305-414-8056

www.IslandGuitar.com

Island Guitar, Ukulele & Piano Lesson Studios in Key West has 2 spots open for Private lessons on Piano & Drums & 3 available spots for electric or acoustic guitar @ our Key Plaza Studios

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Island Guitar & Ukulele Lesson Studios Key West Private 1 on 1 music Lessons ALL AGES

Island Guitar, Ukulele & Piano Lesson Studios in Key West has 2 spots open for Private lessons on Piano and 3 available spots open for electric or acoustic guitar @ our Key Plaza Studios next to AT&T across from Radio Shack next to Kmart.

Is your pre-school aged child ready for PIANO lessons?

Piano & Violin Lesson Readiness Checklist

Ukulele Camp 2017 at Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden July 24- 28 (8:00am to Noon daily)

Ukulele summer Camp 2017 for Kids 4-9

Ukulele Camp 2017 is at the Key West Tropical Forest & Botanical Garden located at 5210 College Rd, Key West, FL 33040 on Stock Island.  

We are excited to be planning the best music summer camp experience ever for 2017!  

By popular demand, everyone will focus on the ukulele as the main camp instrument but we will explore electric and acoustic guitar, bass, keyboards, drums and steel pans.  We encourage each child to try each instrument before spending all of their time with one. 

Our goal is to provide a professional musical environment through special tools, equipment, experience, knowledge and live examples, performances and guest speakers, where guided hands on experiences can be created along side and along with with peers in their age group, where that they can discover new likes and hidden talents while building a better more meaningful summer camp experience. 

Monday July 24th to Friday July 28th

Ages 4-9

8AM TO NOON.

Camp admission is $200 for first child and $150 per sibling 

Is you pre-school aged child ready for ukulele camp?  

Ukulele Camp READINESS CHECKLIST:
□ Can your child count to 20?
□ Can your child recite the alphabet?
□ Can your child use a pair of scissors?
□ Does your child mostly color within the lines?
□ Can your child sit still for 10 minutes at a time? 
□ Does your child pretend to play ukulele, guitar, drums or piano on objects like tables and sofa arms?
□ Does your child respond to music by dancing or singing with it?
□ MUST be able to use bathroom facilities unassisted. No exceptions. 

Island Guitar Key West (Home of the BONE ISLAND MUSIC CREW) 1109 Key Plaza Key West, Fl 33040 Phone: 305-414-8056

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Electric Slide Guitar in Standard Tuning w/ SUPER light gauge strings @ Island Guitar & Ukulele Music Lesson Studio Key West

I set the action SUPER light on this 2006 Dean ML  with .09 Ernie Ball guitar strings, then hit the down beat with my glass finger!!!

I burned it up on these super light gauge strings – Drop d tuning with the sixth string soo loooooose it was dripping with tone!!!!!

Took some SUPER light touch with the left hand but I’m getting the hang of it!

 

Island Guitar & Ukulele Music Lesson Studio Key West, Dallas, NEPA
Island Guitar & Ukulele Music Lesson Studio Key West, Dallas, NEPA
I LOVE MUSIC!

I’ve owned and operated Wayne’s World Music since 1996.
My Music World includes:

Wayne’s World Dallas 570-674-1994
2611 Memorial HWY
Dallas, Pa
18612

&

Island Guitar aka Bone Island Music Key West 305-414-8056
1109 Key Plaza
Key West, Florida
33040

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EMAIL:
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