Former members of Dio, Whitesnake and the Scorpions will take part in a four-day, two-city music event, with special shows focusing on the music of Cream and the Scorpions.

Concerts will be held on January 24-25 in Santa Ana, California, and on January 26-27 in San Diego, with teaching seminars and meet-and-greets preceding each show. The January 24 and 26 dates will focus on Cream, while the slate on January 25 and 27 delves into the music of the Scorpions. Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions) and Craig Goldy (Dio) will also lead a music seminar on the 27th, with special guests including luthier Jim Palmer.

Among the other featured artists are Vinnie Appice (Dio, Black Sabbath), Don Dokken (Dokken, Scorpions), Doug Aldridge (Dio, Whitesnake), James Kottak (Scorpions, Montrose), Mark Boals (Yngwie Malmsteen), Uriah Duffy (Whitesnake), Matt Starr (Ace Frehley) and Michael Devin (Whitesnake), among others.

Tickets for live concert performances, special instruction, and the VIP meet-and-greet sessions are now available through the venue web sites at and at

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