Learning Recommendations: The rental or ownership of a fully functional acoustic guitar, extra set of strings, and capo.

General Description: This is a semester long elective course that is designed for anyone interested in learning to play the guitar - no musical experience is required. The guitar is one of the most inexpensive, versatile and popular instruments in the world. Students will learn Folk, Rock and Funk guitar-playing techniques, while learning to read chord symbols and tablature notation. Students will be expected to perform in one performance outside of school hours. **Students may not take this course in lieu of band and must continue in band if enrolled in this course simultaneously.