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Guitar Classes

  • Adult Guitar I 

    Description:

    In this 14-week course, students learn to read music and learn the essentials of playing a guitar. No experience is necessary. Students are required to have daily access to a guitar. If the minimum number of students is not met, those interested will be offered private instruction.

    Instructor:

    Terry Barnett, Teaching Artist

    Level:

    Beginner, ages 14+ (Younger than 14? Private lessons are a great option!)

    Class Size Limit:

    8–10

    Cost:

    • Tuition: $140 per semester
    • Registration Fee: $25 per semester
    • Required Materials: See below

    Materials:

    Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1; must have own guitar. Please bring both to the first class meeting.

    Fall Semester, 2017/Day, Time, Room:

    • Tuesdays, 7:00–7:50 p.m., Room 303 (third floor classroom), September 5–December 12 (14 classes)
    • Note: No class on Tuesday, November 21, during Thanksgiving break

    Spring Semester, 2018/Day, Time, Room:

    • Tuesdays, 7:00–7:50 p.m., Room 303 (third floor classroom), January 30–May 8 (14 classes)
    • Note: Instructor will announce whether there will be class on March 13 during the IUP Spring Break.
  • Adult Guitar II 

    Description:

    In this 14-week course, students extend their music reading and playing skills. Student must have taken Adult Guitar I or have approval from the instructor, and are required to have daily access to a guitar. If the minimum number of students is not met, those interested will be offered private instruction. 

    Instructor:

    Terry Barnett, Teaching Artist

    Level:

    Intermediate, ages 14+ (Younger than 14? Private lessons are a great option!)

    Class Size Limit:

    8–10

    Cost:

    • Tuition: $140 per semester
    • Registration Fee: $25 per semester
    • Required Materials: See below

    Materials:

    Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 2; must have own guitar. Bring both to the first class meeting.

    Fall Semester, 2017/Day, Time, Room:

    • Tuesdays, 8:00–8:50 p.m., Room 303 (third floor classroom), September 5–December 12 (14 classes)
    • Note: No class on Tuesday, November 21, during Thanksgiving break

    Spring Semester, 2017/Day, Time, Room:

    • Tuesdays, 8:00–8:50 p.m., Room 303 (third floor classroom), January 30–May 8 (14 classes)
    • Note: Instructor will announce whether there will be class on March 13 during the IUP Spring Break.