Course Detail: Intro to Classical Guitar
The world of classical guitar is prolific and quite beautiful. This course is designed to teach a series of fundamental, progressive lessons in classical guitar. Students will learn correct posture, hand positioning, finger placement and technique. Students will also learn how to fret the notes in the first position, begin fingerstyle exercises and read music notation. Explore the rich multi-cultural repertoire for the classical guitar that spans several centuries. Bring a classical guitar (nylon string), a footstool, a snack and water. Required Text: Classic Guitar Technique Vol. 1 (3rd Edition) by Aaron Shearer. This book is not available in the COCC Bookstore but can be purchased from a company of your choice.

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