Guitar - Beginners

Guitar - Beginners

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Guitar - Beginners

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Guitar Lessons – Beginners – Sydney Course

Guitar Stage 1 is designed to provide the beginning guitarist with foundational technique in chords and accompaniment. It is conducted in a fun and interactive environment.

Course Outline

In this course you will learn:

  • How the guitar is laid out
  • Open chords
  • Bar chords
  • Basic music reading – rhythmic notation, pitch notation
  • Strumming and picking patterns
  • Combining rhythmic reading and strumming / picking patterns to create a chordal accompaniment
  • Note: Course content is adjusted to suit individual classes

Course Outcome

  • It is intended that by the end of the course you will be able to play chordal accompaniment to several song excerpts using a combination of open chords, bar chords and simple strumming patterns. You will have the knowledge to apply these skills into a variety of musical settings.

What to Bring

  • Acoustic guitar
  • Manuscript book/writing materials
  • Electronic guitar tuner
  • Guitar picks
  • Capo

Important Information

  • Students are welcome to repeat Stage 1 if they wish to spend more time on the concepts presented. If this occurs alternate examples and exercises will be provided.

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • No prior knowledge is required for entry into this course.

Delivery Mode

  • Material will be presented using a combination of written and played musical examples. Students will play individually and in small groups. Feedback will be provided individually and to the group as a whole.