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061620MER: Summer Guitar 101 Lesson - Adult (Meridian Location)

GUITAR 101: Introduction to the Guitar and Basic Principles

Age : Adult Class. 

Location : Meridian

Length : 6 weeks of 45 minute sessions (Once per week)

Dates : 6/16/20-7/22/20


Beginners are very welcome! In these fun group classes you learn guitar care, tuning, strumming patterns, chords, single note melody lines, music terminology and the skills needed to play many of your favorite songs! It’s necessary for the student to have their own guitars and bring them to class. Practicing at home is a requirement for the students to reach their maximum potential. By the end of the course, students will know a few chord positions, will be able to play a couple of songs on the guitar.

Skill Level:
Materials Included:
Instructional Materials Supplied
Instrument to take to class and practice at home with. (Picks, Tuner, and Capo recommended)
Instructor Bio:
Dan Confait started playing guitar as young teenager and developed a passion for music. He started his college education at Meridian Community College where he studied music and performed in the MCC R&B Group - Dimensions, MCC Choir, the MCC Jazz Band, and the MCC Classical Guitar Ensemble. During his time at MCC, Dan received the H.M. Ivy Award and competed in the Mississippi Guitar Festival where he won first place in his category. Dan then continued his studies to the University of Southern Mississippi as a Music Theory/Composition major with an emphasis in guitar and vocals. During his time at USM, Dan performed at various restaurants and bars as a solo performer and with various bands. He then joined the rock band, Sypher, as the touring bass player. During the next few years, Dan would get to share the stage with many talented and accomplished musicians including Wes Lee, Saliva, Pop Evil, Evan's Blue, Taproot, and none other than Duff McKagan (of GnR)! Dan moved to the Jackson area in 2010 and has taught over 150 students the joy of music. In the Spring of 2014, Dan founded DC Guitar Studio in the Madison area with hopes of growing the music scene in Madison. Dan also continues to perform locally at weddings and various restaurants and bars.

061620MER: Summer Guitar 101 Lesson - Adult (Meridian Location)

$ 149.00
6-Week Course