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Beginning Guitar (Adults) - 10 WEEK ONLINE CLASS

Saturday, January 16, 2021, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Saturdays, 10 - 11:30 am, 1/16 - 3/20 (10 weeks)

Please Note: All Listed Classes and Workshops are Pacific Time. This course will be conducted live via video conferencing. A computer or other device with a webcam and microphone and a reliable internet connection is required. Log-in information will be sent to students before the first class meeting!

Interested in learning how to play the guitar? This class will help you get it right from the beginning, learning the essentials, including tuning, finding notes and basic chords on the fretboard, proper hand positions, scale fingerings, simple songs, reading music and more! Your instructor can also answer questions about equipment selection (guitars, strings, amps, picks, etc.)

Prerequisites: none, for complete beginners; students must bring a guitar to class.

Required text: Modern Guitar Method Vol. One, Mel Bay (Please purchase class texts from your preferred online retailer).

Instructor: Danny Caron

B.A. in English and Music, Oberlin College and Conservatory; graduate of Howard Roberts Program, Guitar Institute of Technology, Los Angeles. Best known for being music director and guitarist for the legendary pianist and vocalist Charles Brown until his death in 2000. He has played and recorded with Van Morrison, Bonnie Raitt, Dr. John, Clifton Chenier, Donald Fagan, Hadda Brooks, Red Callender, and many others.

Cost: $395

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Berkeley, CA 94704

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