Introduction to the Fundamentals of Guitar
Summer is the perfect time to try an instrument. The class is an introduction to the fundamentals of guitar. With a maximum capacity of 5 students, this small group class is a great way to begin playing guitar and create a basis for further study and enjoyment.
4 1-hour Group Lessons and 1 30-minute Private Lesson
Dates: Every Monday in June ( June 7, 14, 21 and 28)
Hours: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM or 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Age: 7 years old and up
Learn these basics:
• Easy picking techniques
• Basic strumming patterns
• Reading music, rhythm, scales
What to bring:
-A classical guitar (Our instructor can assist you in buying a guitar)
-Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1 (please purchase before the first lesson)
Meet the instructor:
Scott received his Bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance from Georgia State University and completed a Master of Music degree from Adams State University in Alamosa Colorado. In 1995 Scott founded the guitar department at Gainesville College in Gainesville Georgia and was the Head of Guitar Studies there until 2000. His book on guitar improvisation, "Creating Guitar Solos," is now being sold worldwide on www.lulu.com. Previous collaborations have included performances with members of the Atlanta Symphony and the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra. Scott currently maintains a busy schedule as a performer and teacher in the Atlanta area and is Head of Guitar Studies at Gordon State College.