Avenged Sevenfold guitarist Synyster Gates recently teamed up with Guitar Center for Master Class With Synyster Gates, where talented musicians are given the opportunity to learn from a renowned guitarist in an intimate setting.

Since you likely missed the teachings, you can watch video of Gates demonstrating his technique and performing in the gypsy jazz tradition below. Check it out, and let us know what you think.

Synyster Gates is nominated for Best Guitarist at the inaugural AP Music Awards, and A7X are nominated for Artist Of The Year. Cast your votes now!