Guitar 1 with Blakeley Burger
Get introduced to the basics of guitar: melody, harmony and rhythm all in a fun, relaxed group environment. Learn folk, country, pop, rock, blues, indie, and traditional tunes to build up an accessible repertoire of songs and skills. You'll be playing a song by the end of the first class.
For the complete beginner or those wishing to brush up on the basics - no experience required.In this class you will learn:
- parts of the guitar
- how to tune your guitar
- basic chords in several keys
- simple strumming techniques
- helpful practice tips
- 4-5 songs with lyrics and chords
By the end of the session, you will be able to play in several keys with a steady rhythm to accompanying your singing and to back up other instruments.
Our group class students can add private lessons for additional one-on-one time with their teacher. Click here for more info.
Open to ages 11 and up.