Music: Guitar Acoustic - Post Beginner - (23/4) - BHS53062M

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Next term start date

23 Apr 2019


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: BHS53062M

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  • Broughton High School
    Carrington Road,
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £30.00 for term
  • Tuesday 19:00

Activity description

This course aims to develop students ability to play fingerstyle guitar. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirement. However, students are expected to have around 1 year's previous playing experience and should be able to play the basic guitar chords reasonably fluently. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned: - to play a variety of right hand finger styles; - to play more complex chord shapes; - to apply these to song accompaniment; - basic improvisation; and - to play easy classical pieces using music tablature. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: A relaxed informal approach using a mixture of whole group and individual tuition. The focus will be on both learning and enjoyment MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENTS: Acoustic guitar and tuner. Notebook and pen/pencil.

Term information

  • Date term started:23 Apr 2019 (starts in 35 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:16
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
23 Apr 2019 Tuesday 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
30 Apr 2019 Tuesday 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
07 May 2019 Tuesday 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
14 May 2019 Tuesday 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
21 May 2019 Tuesday 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Venue details

Broughton High School

Carrington Road
Tel: 0131 556 7978
Email: adult.education@edinburgh.gov.uk

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