Grasp the essential concepts of playing acoustic, classical, or bass guitar. For students who have long thought about picking up the guitar, this course will provide an easy-access foundation. The lessons will allow you to grasp the basics of the instrument and music.
The course begins with the parts of the guitar, the names of the strings, tuning, and technique—whether finger-style or pick. It then explores the basics of music theory with such topics as scales, triads, power chords, and fingering, and shapes. At the end of this course, students will understand the structure, parts, and accessories of the instrument and understanding of its basic maintenance.