1: Basic Chords and Strumming
This course covers all the information a beginning guitar
player needs to know to become familiar with the instrument.
The 18 most often used chords are taught and the melody lines
are written in tablature, which is the most common form of
writing for guitar. Basic strum patterns are introduced also.
This comprehensive course is perfect for learning the fundamentals
of playing guitar.
2: Sight reading music and elements of music.
This course covers the elements of musicianship. Musical notation
is the traditional way of communicating music ideas. The course
covers how to read music and play it on the guitar. This complete
course prepares the student to be proficient as a sight reader.
The elements of timing and playing in various keys is also
taught. The many details relating to this topic are demonstrated
in a clear manner.
3: Elements of theory, ear training, and improvising.
Theory explains why things sound the way they do and organizes
music into clearly defined areas. Ear training is a means
of developing the ear to hear subtle differences in music.
Improvising is the ability to make up musical phrases instantly.
A basic introduction to each of these areas of music is taught
in this course.
4: Overview of the 12 Bar chord progression, roots of modern
This course goes into a detailed study of playing guitar in
relation to modern music. The roots of Jazz, Blues, Rock,
Pop, and related styles originate with the 12 bar stylings.
This is an excellent course with very interesting material.
5: Classical repertoire and open tunings for guitar.
This course has the most popular repertoire for Classical
guitar written in Tab. Advanced guitar players frequently
tune the guitar in various open tunings. This course demonstrates
the more popular open tunings and gives ample material to
6: Introduction to playing guitar (30 Hour Course)
This very popular course introduces beginners to a variety
of concepts. It covers the first portions of modules 1 and
2. Basic elements of music are taught. If a student only requires
one course rather than a series, this is the perfect classroom.
Preview of the "Getting Started" Classroom:
A general introduction to the guitar. Learn about basic tuning, the parts, how to read tablature, chord & fretboard charts and basic chords. Click below to view..