Description:This beginning guitar course gives students the broad foundation they will need to excel in various styles of guitar music: folk, classical, and even modern rock. Students will learn to read tablature, lead sheets, and traditional notation; they will master common chords, notes, strumming, and fingerpicking patterns. The information is presented with the modern teenager in mind and takes a fun, step-by-step approach.
Course Content:1. About the Guitar
2. Reading Music
3. Playing Notes
4. Key Signatures and Accidentals
5. Chords and Strumming
6. More Chords and Fingerpicking
8. Guitar Tablature
9. Styles and Influential Players
Paper Courses:Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.
Notes:Students will need a guitar, CD player, and a device to make audio recordings of their playing.
|Guitr 041 - CD||Included in tuition|
|Printed Course Packet||Included in tuition|
|Guitr 041 - Audio CD||Included in tuition|