If you are a beginner and are ready for your first lesson or you have played "around" with the guitar before but less than a few years and not so seriously, but want to get serious, Introduction to Guitar's in-depth lessons will provide you with a variety of basic skills and techniques that will provide you with a proper foundation to help you what ever your goals may be

If you are a beginner and are ready for your first lesson or you have played "around" with the guitar before but less than a few years and not so seriously, but want to get serious, Introduction to Guitar's in-depth lessons will provide you with a variety of basic skills and techniques and a proper foundation to help you what ever your goals may be. Whether you want to play the guitar just for fun, relaxation or just the challenge; or if you want to use this as a springboard to a career in music, or more advanced guitar methods, Introduction to Guitar provides something for everyone.

Classes are offered live once a week then stored for your on-demand convenience for review and practice. Classes will be offered on Monday evenings starting at 5pm EST, Tuesday evening starting at 6PM EST and Thursday evenings starting at 8PM EST. Students will be able to view and participate live lessons with a guest student as well as an instructor. Each lesson should be approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour long.  Here are just a few of the basic techniques that you will learn:

  • Right hand techniques to include:
    • Basic strumming (finger and flat picking styles)
    • Finger picking styles to include arpeggio, traditional (folk)
    • World beat (Flamenco, Caribbean/Reggae)
  • Left hand  Technique
    • Basic Chords:  Major, Minor, Flat,7th, Minor 7th
    • Barre Chords
    • Hammer on, Pick off
  • Ear training: Yes learn how to play by ear

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