Welcome to Guitar Class
Over the course of nine weeks students will be responsible for learning the classical guitar method and playing techniques. Students will be assessed on weekly performance assessments and a notation and rhythm assessment. Students are required to learn chord structures and be able to apply it by performing a three chord song while others are playing a melody line. Note reading is a skill that will be required and encouraged during the nine week period. A final Folk Guitar Project will be completed by due date and presented, and a written final assessment are a part of students final grade.
Standards to be addressed during the course of this class are:
1. Reading and Notating Music
2. Playing an instrument alone and with others a varied repertoire of music
3. Understanding music in relation to history and culture