Beginners 10 week Guitar Course

Course starts Monday 31st January

Lesson 1.     Lets look and understand the guitar. How to hold it.

Lesson 1a    Parts of the guitar

Lesson 1b    Lets learn the notes.

Lesson 1c    How to read TAB (guitar music)

Lesson 1d    First song 

Lesson  1e   Understanding Chord Boxes

Lesson  1f   Your first chord sheet

Lesson 1G   Understanding time signatures

Lesson 1h    Almost every pop song ever written

Lesson 2.  Power Chords/5ths

Lesson 2a Paradise City

Lesson 2b It's a jungle Melody

Lesson 2c It's a jungle chords

Lesson 2d Zombie  Chords  PVG Lesson video

Lesson 3a  Some new chords Am  Fmaj7  E

Lesson 3b  Changing smoothly

Lesson 3c  2 finger power chords

Lesson 3d  Power chords chart

Lesson 4d  Ivor the tiger

Lesson 4  Re cap week

Lesson 4a Leaving on a jet plane

Lesson 5 House of the rising sun

Lesson 5a House of the rising sun video run through

Lesson 5b  4 Non Blondes ish video

Lesson 5c Leaving on a jet plane lesson video

Lesson 6 More of house of the rising sun

Lesson 6a more strumming and review.

Lesson 6b submit your own songs to try

Lesson 7   Review all work 

Lesson 7a Country Roads

Lesson 7b using a capo

Lesson 7c How to find songs and play them

Lesson 8

Lesson 8 Moveabe chords

Lesson 8a Blues intro

Lesson  9 Should I stay or should I go

Lesson 10  Complete re cap on course. Re visiting all parts and looking how to find new songs and put them together

Monday 9th May 7pm

Lesson 1      Welcome back and welcome to new students.

Lesson 1a    Shivers Chords and Intro melody sheet 1

Lesson 2 Rhythmic development (using A, D & E )

Lesson 2a Time signatures (same as 1g)

Lesson 3a Horse with no name Sheet 1

Lesson 3b Nights in white satin Chords

Lesson 4  Major 7ths

Lesson 4a Something

Lesson 4b Chasing Cars

Lesson 4c  Can't take my eyes of you

Lesson 4d Everybodys talkin

Lesson 4f  Here comes the sun

Lesson 4g Strum 1 video

Lesson 4h Strum 2 video

Lesson 5  Strumming

Lesson 5a Strumming video for nights in white satin

Lesson 5b  Strumming for whats up Video

Lesson 5c Strummng for Knocking on heavens door video

Lesson 5d Strumming for Yellow video

Lesson 5e Strumming for Teenage kicks video

Lesson 6 More strumming

Lesson 6a Radioactive

Lesson 7 Suspended Chords

Lesson 7 a Barre Chords major, minor, Minor 7ths and Dom 7ths

Lesson 7b Bm & F sharp minor

Lesson 7c Canon 

Lesson 8 More suspended chords

Lesson 8a Brass in Pocket

Lesson 9  The impotance of Melodies

Lesson 9a Scarborough Fair

Lesson 9b Greensleeves

Lesson 9c Malagena

Lesson 9d Amazing Grace





Intermediate Course

Lesson 1 Nice (an original song) Video
Lesson 1a Something
Lesson 1b  Freight Train Blues
Lesson 1c  Movable chords