Boss RC-505

Workshops... 

Group workshops covering the interface, use, and best practices of the RC-505 Loop station, including: 

Looping Basics

RC-505 MK2

Private Looper Instruction...

One-to-one coaching on the 
Boss RC-505 Looper,
or the Loopy HD App

Schedule a one-to-one zoom session with Roy, tailored to your specific looping goals and needs, from basic looper functions, to looping technique and best practices.   

Price: Just $80 per 90 minute session 

Email Roy to Schedule (click here)

Boss RC-505 Workshops

Maybe you're just familiarizing yourself with the looper, or maybe you're wanting to go deeper into the possibilities of the looper as a musical instrument. These workshops cover both.

Looping Basics Workshops

Looping Basics: RC-505 MK1 or MK2

Online Workshop

Explore the art of live looping using the Boss RC-505 loop station. This workshop will cover the basic looper functions, as well as basic technique for looping and building songs. We'll also explore deeper settings to get the most from this powerful, though somewhat less-than-intuitive, looping device. 

Skill level: Beginner/Intermediate 

Required equipment: Boss RC-505 Loop Station, MK1 or MK2

Optional equipment: mic and headphone (or amp) if you want to play along.

What: Looping Basics Workshop
When: Saturday, February 18
Time: 3:00 — 4:30 p.m.
Where: Online via Zoom 
Price: Sliding Scale $30-$50

BOSS RC-505 MK 2

Up-to-Speed with the RC-505 MK2

Online workshop

Scratching your head at the new RC-505 MK2? Confused about how to access all its new bells & whistles? This workshop is for you. This workshop will cover how to navigate the new RC-505 MK2 interface, and unlock it's powerful new features.

Topics include: New menu interfaces; FX and FX banks; Undo/Mark back feature; Bouncing tracks; New rhythm features

Skill level: Intermediate/Advanced (knowledge of how to create basic loops/overdubs) 

Required equipment: Boss RC-505 MK2 Loop Station 

Optional equipment: Mic and headphone (or amp), if you want to play along.

What: Up-to-Speed with the MK2
When: Wednesday, February 22
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 MT
Where: Online Via Zoom
Price: Sliding Scale $30-$50

Vocal Jam in person

MuseCycles — In-person Vocal Improv Jam

Join in the song! Every 3rd Thursday

Here's how it works: Tom Weiser and Roy Willey use their loopers to create improvised soundscapes and grooves for vocalists to play over. Come take some solos, sing in duets, work with atmosphere, and/or with spoken words.

Roy and Tom will help facilitate the structures of the pieces, leaving lots of room for improvisation.

Singers, movers, instrumentalists, and spoken word artists welcome. Come as a participant or as an audience member!

No advance registration is required, just show up at the door.  ($10 donation is suggested to help support The Muse.) 

What: MuseCycles Vocal Jam
When: Every 3rd Thursday
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Muse Performance Space
Address: 200 E South Boulder Rd, Lafayette, CO (MAP
Suggested donation: $10 to help support the Muse.

**Covid Protocols**

Masks are encouraged but not required. Please stay home if you're feeling ill or know you've been exposed.

If you're planning to participate, we encourage you to test ahead of time, regardless of vaccination status.