TOUR, FUNK PATROL & MASTERCLASS DATES


CHER: The Here We Go Again Tour feat. Nile Rodgers & CHIC (in blue)


March 30                Private Show                                    Florence, Italy

Apr 18                    PPG Paints Arena                            Pittsburgh, PA                  TICKETS

Apr 20                    Wells Fargo Center                          Philadelphia, PA               TICKETS

Apr 22                    Scotiabank Arena                            Toronto, ON                      TICKETS

Apr 24                    Canadian Tire Centre                      Ottawa, ON                        TICKETS

Apr 26                    KeyBank Center                               Buffalo, NY                       TICKETS

Apr 28                    TD Garden                                         Boston, MA                      TICKETS

Apr 30                    MassMutual Center                          Springfield, MA                TICKETS

May 2                     Barclays Center                                Brooklyn, NY                    TICKETS

May 3                     Prudential Center                             Newark, NJ                       TICKETS

May 8                     Van Andel Arena                              Grand Rapids, MI             TICKETS

May 10                   Enterprise Center                             St. Louis, MO                   TICKETS

May 12                   Fiserv Forum                                    Milwaukee, WI                  TICKETS

May 14                   CHI Health Center Omaha               Omaha, NE                       TICKETS

May 16                   Denny Sanford Premier Ctr             Sioux Falls, SD                TICKETS

May 18                   Xcel Energy Center                          St. Paul, MN                     TICKETS

May 21                   MTS Centre                                       Winnipeg, MB                  TICKETS

May 23                   SaskTel Center                                 Saskatoon, SK                 TICKETS

May 25                   Rogers Place                                    Edmonton, AB                 TICKETS

May 28
       ScotiaBank Saddledome                  Calgary, AB                      TICKETS

May 30                  Rogers Arena                                    Vancouver, BC                 TICKETS

 
 

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Thank you for stopping by. I hope you get a chance to come out to one of my clinics. Over the years I’ve learned many things. One of those things was HOW TO KEEP A GIG and HOW TO PLAY A FUNKY GROOVE. Hopefully, in 2 hours, I can teach you some major fundamentals on how to do just that.


The clinic is going to focus on the styles of Soul, R&B, Hip Hip, Funk and Pop. I will explain what you should listen for and how to apply the right things in the right places.

Start at 2:20

Nile Rodgers and Chic LIVE in Vancouver, Canada.

You’re seeing the show from my chair on Facebook Live.


Click on the Kat!

Topics:


  1. "The pocket"...what does that mean?

  2. Funky Groove Play-Along with Bass and percussion

Dynamics 101

What does, "The Cop On The Block" mean?

How to build a groove.

The 5 P's. Passion, Power, Placement, Performance and Purity

The word "Can't" and how it affects you

Exercises for a good groove

Tools of the trade

How to keep a gig

What to ask for


I have more than 35 years in music. What you won’t see is a bunch of tricks but sound fundamentals and tools for keeping a gig and having a great time in the process.