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Guitar for Beginners

Guitar for Beginners

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Guitar for Beginners

BEGINNERS

OVERVIEW

Have a great time learning to play the guitar in a relaxed atmosphere. This course is suitable for those who have never played the guitar.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Our tutor will take you through the following:

  • The types of guitar and the parts of a guitar.
  • Tuning the guitar
  • Simple chords and how to read a chord diagram
  • How to read a chord chart (with songs as examples)
  • Some basic music theory
  • Strumming and picking
  • Exercises for finger strength and agility
  • Reading simple tablature

Guitar Hire

On site: Guitars are available to borrow from OUSA Clubs & Socs Reception for use within the building. Free of charge! You can also book these outside of class time and book a room at the same time. So no more excuses for not practicing! 

Off site: You can hire a guitar to borrow during the 5 week guitar beginners course, by seeing our team at reception. You'll be required to sign a hire agreement form and pay a bond of $50.00 Terms and conditions apply.

 


STREAM 1: GUITAR FOR BEGINNERS CANCELLED DUE TO NUMBERS Wednesday 5-6PM 5 sessions starting 27th July 2022
Ending 24th August 2022
Fee: $43.00 Bring you are welcome to bring your own guitar if you have one, otherwise just yourself! We have guitars you can use, and should you wish to take one home we can loan you one and you'll be charged a bond. This can be arranged after the first class.
Room 2
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STREAM 2: GUITAR FOR BEGINNERS Wednesday 5-6PM 5 sessions starting 7th September 2022
Ending 5th October 2022
Fee: $43.00 Bring you are welcome to bring your own ukulele if you have one, otherwise just yourself! We have guitars you can use, and should you wish to take one home we can loan you one and you'll be charged a bond. This can be arranged after the first class.
Room 2