Students ages 6 to 18 learn to perform solo, duet and ensemble pieces in a group setting. Instructors choose the required materials to promote the best learning environment.
Beginner's Guitar Class is a 10-week course designed for the beginner looking to learn
the basics of music notation, chords, picking and strumming technique. Students learn
to perform solo, duet and ensemble pieces in a group setting. Instructors choose the
required materials to promote the best learning environment. All ages are welcome.
Adult classes are sometimes offered if there is sufficient interest.
Classes meet every Friday at the USC School of Music building (room 008). A concert takes place on the last day of the course, giving students an opportunity to perform and share what they learned with their peers and guests.
After completing the beginner’s course, students have an opportunity to continue their education by applying to another session of the class offered in the spring term or by applying for private lessons (recommended).
Tuesdays, September 13 – November 15, 2016
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
School of Music, room 108
$175 plus a classroom material fee of $5. There is a no-make-up policy for this course. If you miss a class you will not receive extra time or a refund for the missed class. A minimum enrollment of 4 students is required for the course, and full refunds are made if this is not met.
Students must provide their own instrument beginning the first day of class – an acoustic guitar with nylon or steel strings or an electric guitar with an amplifier. An acoustic guitar with nylon strings is recommended for beginners. Carolina Music Studios Policies