Teen/Adult Group Guitar (Ages 10 and up)
THE CLASS WILL FOCUS ON . . .
• Teaching students how to play the guitar in a group and individual setting.
• Learning basic harmonic and rhythmic theory.
• Learning individual pieces and group pieces to play in an ensemble concert at the end of the year.
• Having fun and enjoying making music!
STUDENTS WILL LEARN . . .
How to hold the guitar for the best results, tune the guitar different ways, play the guitar in different
genres, the basics of music theory, how to understand and play scales and key signatures, how to maximize
practice efficiency, and how to play and practice to a metronome. Students will learn how to read sheet music,
tabs, and chord diagrams.
Students will need to provide a guitar and a footstool.
Voices of Ecclesia
Girls and women ages 10 through adult
Students will learn a variety of skills, including reading music (rhythm notation, dynamic and tempo markings, time signatures, etc), following a choral conductor, unison and two-part singing, and proper singing techniques.
Students will have opportunities to perform throughout the year.