Beginner acoustic and electric guitar Children 6-10 Young children will be required to use principles from the Suzuki method. Primarily this involves heavy parental involvement as well as the teaching pedagogy of playing first. Students will be required to use an appropriate sized nylon string guitar.
Young students, 10-15 Students will learn the basics such as chord shapes, reading music, strumming patterns, and more. Students will be required to use a method book as assigned by the teacher for at home practice.
15+ and Adults Playing comes first, knowledge/theoretical understanding secondary. Students will not use any standard method books other than for supliment reasons. Lessons are geared to help student's own personal goals while teaching students why they are learning
The rock music "repertoire"
Guitar exercises to develop techniques
Guitar theory (music theory as it applies to the guitar)
Guitar chords and chord progressions
For advanced students, improvisation and songwriting
Classical Guitar Students will use a standard classical guitar method book as well as supplemental material. Students will develop a solid grasp on classical guitar technique and knowledge of the repertoire.