Spring 2011 - Undergraduate Course Descriptions

Watson, Charles
Discipline and Number
MUSI 2315 Section 501
MW Time 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Course Title
Guitar I

Description of Course:

An Introductory class in the basic skills of Classical and finger-style guitar for both beginning and intermediate students. This course focuses on basic musical elements (melodic, harmonic, rhythmic, etc.) as well as the comprehension and application of musical notation to the guitar and the universal musical language. Technical focus is on correct posture, hand positions, accurate tuning, playing alone and with others.

Required Texts:

Solo Guitar Playing Book 1 Fourth Edition by Frederick M. Noad

Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:

Guitar (some are available for rent through the school), book.

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