Guitar Classes at Freight & Salvage Start May 11
Have you always wanted to learn to play guitar? Are you looking to improve your guitar skills? The Guitar Series at Freight & Salvage is for you!
Intro to Guitar (previously Basic Guitar) - Wednesdays 5:30-6:45 pm
This course is recommended for anyone just starting out on guitar. No prior knowledge of guitar or previous musical experience is required.
Beginning Guitar - Wednesdays 7:00-8:15 pm
This course is recommended for those who have played some basic guitar chords. Topics will include strumming with good solid rhythm, playing the 12-Bar Blues, learning scales, reading music, and improvising guitar solos in a comfortable, low pressure environment.
Intermediate Guitar - Wednesdays 8:30-9:45 pm
Intermediate guitar is recommended for those who are ready to go beyond basic chords and strumming. Possible topics include music theory, different chords and strumming patterns, fingerpicking, flatpicking, technique development, learning the fretboard, scales, expressive and colorful lead and rhythm techniques, as well as a wide variety of songs.
Contact Gabriel for information about private guitar lessons in downtown Berkeley.
Gabriel Olin has been teaching popular styles of guitar since 1990. His method focuses on strong foundations, fun material, good technique and helping each student become the kind of guitarist they want to be.