Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Length of Course: Semester
Pre-requisite: Completion of beg. guitar at a competent level or passing the entrance pretest for skills.
Credit: 1/2 Elective
Fee: None - Students need to provide their own guitar, acoustic or electric. If electric, must also have an amp and headphones.
Course Overview: This course is open to students who can pass the entrance requirements and have their own instrument. It will be structured so that each student can explore the musical style of their choice. students will be expected to perform weekly for the class and be able to work independently during the rest of the class time with limited instructor input (self-directed learning). There will be a recital for the public during each semester. Playing with the idea of performing being the end result will be stressed.