The Guitar class requires no prior experience and all levels are welcome. No audition is required.
Students will focus on proper playing technique, staff notation and theory. Students will explore a wide variety of musical genres. Students will learn the melody and chordal accompaniment to several pieces of music, both as a soloist as an ensemble.
The Guitar Ensemble will perform in concert twice during the school year. Students will also have several optional performance opportunities throughout the school year.
-Acoustic guitar with case (nylon or steel string)
-Picks, pick holder, clip-on tuner, and the textbook
(Textbook is Essential Elements for Guitar by Schmid/Morris)
-A one-inch, 3 ring binder with pockets with 20 sheet protectors
Local & Online Music Stores
Bertrand's Music (San Diego)
Music Mart (Solana Beach)