37711, NON CREDIT, $200
Location: Quigley 211
Materials: The Guitar Handbook, Highly recommended. Students must provide their own guitar.
Want to learn to play the Guitar? Designed for beginners only, this class starts with the basics and educates students about the history of the guitar and its diverse styles of music. The class smoothly transitions into learning how to play the guitar. Basic music theory principles are taught and students are shown how to apply them to the guitar. Students also learn how to tune the guitar, play chords and get their hands and fingers comfortable with actual guitar playing. Participants also learn strumming patterns, how to read fake sheets, music tablature, and start playing songs. Students must provide their own guitar.
For more information or to register please contact Extended Studies, Taylor 303, 970-943-2885, or online at www.western.edu/es