Have you owned a guitar for years but have only a passing acquaintance with it? Maybe you learned a few chords but never went forward? Or perhaps you have just started to teach yourself and would like the guidance of a gifted teacher and the encouragement and inspiration of a group setting? Don't just learn guitar. Learn to play guitar in the context of the songs you love and the songs you'll write. Enter Guitar for Songwriters, Levels 1 & 2.
ROOTS students past or present use the discount code "ROOTSguitar" to save $25. Please note: this class is small by design, but in the event demand is not sufficient to open a section, registrants will be notified and will have the option of a full tuition refund or transferring credit to another class opportunity. Please register in advance to assure the class you want takes place as planned!
Supplementary materials include a password-protected website for class members with
If you take the class as an online student, you will receive on-demand access to all 6 class week videos, audio exercises, and handouts, released weekly. AND you will get 3 private 30-minute lessons over Skype to be scheduled directly with the course instructor. Thus you receive the 9 hrs of class instruction plus 90 minutes of private instruction at your own pace.
Sample (general) curriculum overview:
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