Group Guitar Classes

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Summer 2019

10 Weeks
June 24 2019 - September 24
No Classes July 1, 8, August 5, September 2

Mondays June, July and August
Tuesdays in September

Fall 2019

10 Weeks
October 1, 2, 3, 2019 - December 3, 4, 5, 2019

Tuesdays

7:00 - 8:00
Fretboard Harmony
Major Keys - Scales and Common Chords

Wednesdays

7:00 - 8:00
Beginner Guitar

Saturdays

2:00 - 4:00
Garage Band Revival
Once per month (18+)
Sept - April


Winter 2020

10 Weeks
January 7, 8, 9 2020 - March 10, 11, 12 2020

Tuesdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Wednesdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Thursdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Saturdays

2:00 - 4:00
Garage Band Revival
Once per month (18+)
Sept - April


Spring 2020

10 Weeks
March 17, 18, 19 2020 - May 26, 27, 28 2020
No Classes March 24, 25, 26

Tuesdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Wednesdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Thursdays

7:00 - 8:00
TBA

Saturdays

2:00 - 4:00
Garage Band Revival
Once per month (18+)
Sept - April

Class Descriptions


Beginner Guitar

Beginner Guitar

How many strings does this thing have? You will learn this and so much more in this class.

This class is for the adult complete beginner who has never picked up the guitar or only knows a few chords and is having trouble making it sound like something anyone but your mother can love. We will learn:

  • Holding the guitar
  • Your first 10 chords
  • Time signatures and how to keep time
  • Bass Lines

This class is right before ...
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Campfire Guitar Bootcamp 101 for Adults Guitar Class

Campfire Guitar Bootcamp 101 for Adults Guitar Class

Participants of the Campfire Guitar Bootcamp 101 class rock out to a wide variety of songs. From CCR to Doc Watson to Louis Armstrong to Jimmy Rodgers to The Eurythmics to Jack Johnson, we do it all and have a great time doing it. The songs are written out in a way that there is something for everyone. Beginners can do simple things to participate, learn how chord changes work and follow along. There are also alternate voicings for the ...
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Campfire Guitar for Kids Guitar Class

Campfire Guitar for Kids Guitar Class

Campfire Guitar Bootcamp 101 for Youth Guitar Class for 9-15 year olds is a spinoff of the popular Campfire Bootcamp 101 for adults. Whether just beginning or experienced, students are given the opportunity to play and sing fun, varied songs appropriate to their age group. The songs are written out in an easy to understand format with basic instruction on how to approach accompaniment and soloing. Variations are included on how to expand those techniques to ensure all students reach ...
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Fretboard Harmony Guitar Class

Fretboard Harmony Guitar Class

Students enrolled in Fretboard Harmony Guitar Class will be given training in the idiomatic way the guitar works in all genres – from classical to country. The primary goal of the course is to become familiar with the rudimentary harmonic and melodic patterns used by the musicians we love and to unlock the mystery surrounding the recurrence of these patterns on the fretboard. We begin with fundamental musicianship training and expand that to the guitar. We explore artistic ways to ...
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Garage Band Revival

Garage Band Revival

This isn’t a class as much as it is a great place to get together in small groups to play  and share music. It will complement the Campfire Guitar Bootcamp 101 well in that there will only be 1 meeting/month and rather than learning a pile of songs and riding the wave in a big group weekly. There will only be a handful of songs, small groups and proper arrangements. Experiment with songwriting and learn the ins and outs of ...
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FingerPickin' Guitar Class

FingerPickin’ Guitar Class

The FingerPicking Guitar Class will explore just that – FingerPicking. It is split up into 4 parts:

Intro to FingerPickin’

Break away from strumming the same pattern all the time and learn about bass lines, fingerpickin’ patterns and a tool box full of licks and tricks to make you sound like a pro! You should have a comfortable relationship with your basic chords before attempting this adventure, but you don’t need to be a pro – that’s what you learn ...
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Fretboard Harmony for Classical Guitarists

Fretboard Harmony for Classical Guitarists

We will accomplish 2 things in this class and the sequels soon to come:

  1. Learn the material from Fretboard Harmony classes, but in a manner that better suits the classical guitar
  2. Learn all the components of RCM exam technical requirements for grade 1 – 4 with an emphasis on harmony

This class is designed around the RCM technical requirements, but with an emphasis on learning harmony as it applies to the guitar

Scales


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