Course Description: Beginning Guitar: Part 1 Essential Concepts

Dust off your guitar and learn fundamental skills in this introduction to guitar basics. Learn how to read tablature, play single note melodies, basic rock and blues techniques, chords and strumming. Emphasis on gaining rhythmic control, picking development and finger independence. Designed for students with no prior guitar experience or those who want a refresher on the basics. Students will establish a foundation of skills reinforced with practice and individual coaching by experienced instructor Robin Smith-Jackson. Students will need an acoustic guitar and the required textbook. You can view this information in the "Additional Course Information" section of the online course listing or on your email Confirmation Letter sent after registration. You can also request by email at

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