- 5 Students
- 45 mins.
Learn how to hold and tune a guitar
Master easy guitar chords
Get tips for practicing guitar basics outside of class
A guitar and tuner
A reliable internet connection
A laptop or desktop computer if you’re joining from home. The Google Chrome web browser is recommended for computer users
A tablet or smartphone if you’re on-the-go. The TakeLessons app (for Android or iPhone) is required for smartphone users
A built-in or external webcam
This beginners’ guitar class is an excellent starting point for those wanting to learn the basics of the instrument. Your instructor will cover how to hold and tune the guitar. You’ll also learn easy guitar chords and how to switch between two chords. Having a solid understanding of these concepts will set you up for success on the guitar!
My ability to play almost any genre of music is the fruit of past experience playing with an impressive variety of music groups, including jazz combos, symphony orchestras, Andean world music ensembles, and several rock and pop groups as well. As a studio guitarist I have recorded for various artists including Jaci Velasquez, Carlos Ponce, Alexandre Pires, and Noelia.
I pride myself in taking a students learning needs and using that as my basis for their specific lesson plan, always on a case-by-case basis, tailored to each individual student. Everyone is at a different waypoint on their path so why would I use a predetermined formula to try and help them, am I right? I am excited to meet and grow with every single one of you, let's learn to love the life we have and let our studies become radiant!