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Acoustic Guitar For Beginning, And Intermediate Levels

Acoustic Guitar For Beginning And Intermediate levels is designed as a powerful course that teaches and enforced the fundamental elements of developing a great sound based on learning notes, chords, rhythms, and finger picking. This is taught with in an enjoyable way as it is applied to playing popular songs and pieces that are geared to the students’ individual musical interests, combined with the teacher’s recommendations to achieve the students’ overall objectives for mastering the guitar.

Location

At teacher's location: Anna RIMINI, Avenue de Lattre de Tassigny, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
At student's location: Around Aix-en-Provence, France
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General info

Skills:

Guitar:
Acoustic, Folk, Jazz, Pop, Rnb, Rock, Song & varieties

Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English, French

About Me

I am passionate about teaching guitar and sharing my knowledge, skills, and experience with anyone who has an interest in learning the guitar. I am very patient with my students and I believe there is no such thing as “one size fits all” when it comes to learning the guitar. I immediately focus on the needs of my student; and from there I plan an enjoyable program for my student to become a great guitarist!

Education

California State University at Northridge in 1999, receiving a BA Degree in Music, specializing in Music Education and in 2005, receiving a California teaching credential in Multiple Subjects, and in Music.

Experience / Qualifications

Over 35 years of playing the guitar and studying privately, and in a university in the areas of folk, rock, jazz, classical, and finger style.

Reviews (1)

J'apprécie les cours avec Gary. Dans mon cas c'est pour évoluer dans mon apprentissage et arrêter de tourner en rond. J'ai débuté tardivement mon apprentissage et les progrès sont assez lents. Gary est très patient et attentif. Il sait doser intelligemment la complexité et les objectifs. J'ai beaucoup de plaisir à travailler avec lui.
Learn the guitar in English from a university-trained American guitarist with over 30 years of experience teaching children and adults. Have fun whether you are new to the guitar or have some playing experience. Based in Aix.

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  • Instructor since September 2019
  • 2 repeat students
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