Guitar - what will I learn?

  • History of guitar and influential players

  • Reading and understanding guitar music

  • Picking/strumming hand and fretting hand techniques

  • Keeping time

  • Warm up exercises 

  • Rhythms and grooves

  • Scales and modes

  • Chord construction and theory

  • Feel and dynamics

  • Tuning your guitar and maintenance 

  • Learning songs and interpreting guitar

  • Playing along to music and backing tracks

  • Exploring time signatures
    Composing guitar to music and accompanying other musicians

  • Soloing

  • Exploring musical styles

  • Comping, improvisation, and musicality

  • Rock School grade syllabus (on request)

  • Trinity grade syllabus (on request)