Guitar Basics

Live Online Academy
Online study mode
3 weeks
Jan 15 - Feb 09 2018

Course Description

Have you ever wanted to play the guitar? Well, by the end of this course, you will be able to play through your favorite songs and have the necessary skills to continue learning and feed your passion. Guitar is one of the most popular instruments in the world, and people learn in many different ways. We will introduce some of the most common methods: learning by ear, tablature, and theory, and these will guide us through each module as we make a solid foundation for you to continue your musical journey.

Your Tailored Live Online Diploma in Guitar and Music Theory:

This course is for everyone interested in playing the guitar and using basic music theory to help in this endeavour. Anyone who is a complete beginner will find the tasks and exercises useful. Novices will be able to deepen their understanding and polish their skills. Even advanced players can reinforce their knowledge and skills by taking this course. Our focus on practical applications of the theory will provide a strong and solid foundation for you to have fun playing your favourite songs and even writing your own.

Live Interactive Classes

The course consists of eight core lessons that introduces music theory and explores and encourages different methods to learn how to play the guitar most efficiently. Lessons are delivered live twice a week and the live aspect of our delivery allows for interactive learning. The question and answer session will deal effectively with all of your questions or problems and ensure that you are following and understanding the information in the lessons.

PDF’s containing core concepts, terminology, chord charts, fretboard and scale charts will be provided for each lesson. In addition to live presentation, all lessons can be accessed 24/7 after their delivery so that you can truly learn at your own convenience. This means that even if you can’t attend a live session online, you can catch up on the lesson in your own time. Study when or where you please on your device of choice whilst also having full live support throughout your musical journey

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Getting StartedLesson 2: Notation and Our First Chords.Lesson 3: Scales, Intervals, and Ear TrainingLesson 4: Keys and More About ChordsLesson 5: Playing Melodies, Chord Progressions, and Song structureLesson 6: Playing the Guitar!!!Lesson 7: Higher Order Chords and Playing the BluesLesson 8: More Scales and an Introduction to Modes.

Syllabus;The evolution of the Guitar and its place in modern musicThe Anatomy of a GuitarStandard Tuning and Tuning a GuitarStandard and Tablature NotationThe Treble Clef, Middle C, and Time SignaturesTriadsMajor and Minor ChordsIntervalsMajor and Minor ScalesRhythms and Strumming PatternsScale and Chord FormulasEar TrainingChord ProgressionsSong StructureKey SignaturesBar ChordsPower ChordsHigher Order ChordsThe “Blues”Pentatonic ScaleModesSegovia Scales

Career Outcomes

How To Enroll

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Price: NGN 20,000 4,000

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