Course Information: Guitar Level 3


About this course

Course code
320590
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Step up and improve your guitar playing. We will look at additional chord shapes, finger picking, combining melody with chords for solo guitar. This course is for those who have attended Level 1 and 2 courses, or for similarly experienced players with a knowledge of barre chords.

Dates and times

From 18 Apr 2018 to 27 Jun 2018
Wed 19:30-21:30
for 10 weeks

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18 Apr 2018
19:30 to 21:30
25 Apr 2018
19:30 to 21:30
02 May 2018
19:30 to 21:30
09 May 2018
19:30 to 21:30
16 May 2018
19:30 to 21:30
23 May 2018
19:30 to 21:30
06 Jun 2018
19:30 to 21:30
13 Jun 2018
19:30 to 21:30
20 Jun 2018
19:30 to 21:30
27 Jun 2018
19:30 to 21:30

Location

Kentwood
Kentwood Centre
Kingsdale Road
London
SE20 7PR


with Peter Clifford

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is 100 , the concession rate is 80. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details please see our Terms and conditions

Fees payable for online enrolment

  • 100.00 (course fee)

Description

Step up and improve your guitar playing. We will look at additional chord shapes, finger picking, combining melody with chords for solo guitar and more. This course is for those who have attended Level 1 and 2 courses, or for similarly experienced players with a knowledge of barre chords.

What can students expect?

This course will include melody playing, additional chord shapes and duet playing. It will also look at approaches to finger picking, cover a few of the basics of chord structure and how to combine melody with chords for solo guitar. The class is designed to encourage guitar playing in class within a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Material is presented using tablature, chord diagrams, audio and demonstration.

Late starters allowed?

No

Literacy, Language and Numeracy skills required

You will need to be able to understand both written and verbal instructions and information in English and be able to count and complete basic calculations. The tutor will explain any specialist terms used.

Entry Requirements

This course is not suitable for complete beginners to the guitar.

Assessment Method

This is a non-accredited course and assessment will be by observation and questions and answers. The tutor will give you regular feedback on your progress throughout the course.

Language of Instruction

English

Language of Assessment

English

External qualification?

No

Previous experience required?

Yes. This course is for those who have attended the Level 1 and 2 courses, or for similarly experienced players with a knowledge of barre chords.

What is the progression route?

There are further guitar courses available at BAEC and other providers, the tutor will advise.

Are there any extra costs?

Yes, you will need to provide your own guitar, plus a pen and paper.

Are there any set books?

No, however, your tutor will provide all necessary information.

Work set between sessions?

In order to gain maximium benefit from the course, it is advisable to practice the skills learnt between sessions

Equipment Required

Guitar, notebook and pencil.

Teaching method/style?

This is a practical course with a mixture of demonstration, group work, questions and answers and one-to-one tutorials.