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Course Description

An introduction to playing the guitar. Basic staff notation, correct fingering and chord arpeggios are covered. Emphasis is also placed on developing musical listening skills. Students must provide their own guitars. ADVISORY: Music 9A; students must provide their own guitars.

Learning Outcomes

  • Play scales in all positions
  • Research history of guitar and evolution of guitar literature
  • Play arpegios
  • play scales using free and rest strokes

Last modified: November 25, 2014
Gavilan College Red Diamond 5055 Santa Teresa Boulevard Red Diamond Gilroy, CA 95020 Red Diamond (408) 848-4800