This is the Electric Rock Guitar Foundation Course. When completed it leads to an accredited qualification in guitar.
It takes you from a complete beginner to Grade 2. It starts with the basics, such as how to hold the guitar, before moving onto teaching the fundamentals of rock guitar playing such as how to play open chords, power chords, and how to develop your technical skills through commonly used scales, arpeggios, and chromatic picking exercises. You will also learn basic sight reading skills and aural skills. All throughout the course you will learn supporting theory that will allow you to really understand exactly what it is you are playing.
The course contains:
1 x downloadable course syllabus
1 x downloadable course learning materials
13 x lessons containing quizzes, instructional videos, practice tests and tips
Not just for fun:
This course has been designed and tailored so that students won’t just have fun learning a new skill but will also have the chance to have something to show for it. Once completed you have the opportunity to take an online exam where you can put your skills to the test and receive an internationally recognised, accredited qualification in guitar made possible by our friends Online Music Exams.
String names on the guitar, How to hold the guitar, How to read notation and TAB, Rhythm Scales & Intervals, Open Chords, Power Chords, Arpeggios, Alternate Picking, Applying basic music theory to your playing, Listening to simple intervals, melodies, rhythms, and chord progressions and then playing them back, Sight reading simple melodies and chord progressions.