Month: January 2010

REVIEW: Guitar Center King of The Blues Grand Final

REVIEW: Guitar Center King of The Blues Grand Final

The following is an article I wrote as a correspondent for Iheartguitarblog.com in November 2009 after interviewing the participants of the Guitar Center King of The Blues Grand Final. Enjoy!   By Pauline FrancePhotos by Natalie Serhan Hollywood, CA – Complete musical ecstasy – that’s […]

Guitar Player Prejudice

Guitar Player Prejudice

  I came to the realization that many people assume that guitarists perform a wide variety of musical tasks other than playing guitar, when not all of us do. I’m a very loving person, but after being belittled for not performing these unwritten guitarist duties, […]

Pauline in Publications

Pauline in Publications

Click on the link below to read an article about me published in the San Diego Union Tribune in June, 2009:  http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/2009/jun/27/mz1sz27stude193544-student-spotlight/?education Click on the link below to read an alumni profile about me from the National Guitar Workshop: https://guitarworkshop.com/news-archive.php?news=Alumni+Profile%3A+Pauline+France&newsID=20 

NAMM 2010

NAMM 2010

A week ago today I returned from the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) show. It was completely off the hook (not to mention the after-parties at The Marriot and Hilton). The four-day trade show took place in the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. […]

Point Loma Performance

Point Loma Performance

Performance this Saturday in Point Loma. Just got invited to perform at the Recreational Music Center in Point Loma from 6:30-8:30. The Recreational Music Center (RMC) is located in San Diego’s new flagship destination for cultural arts – the NTC Promenade/Liberty Station in Point Loma. […]

March Performance

March Performance

This just in!  I’m going to be performing at San Diego State University’s Faculty-Staff Club on Thursday, March 25th, 2010. This event is intended to promote Latina empowerment. See the flyer for more details. See you there!