Lessons

The Guitar Shop offers a wide variety of lessons for all ages, from beginner to advanced.

Kids class age 6-8

Our kids class focus on building dexterity and exercises that build coordination. Students learn how to use a pick, finger pick, strum and count basic rhythm. The class is 25-30 minutes long and goes for 20 weeks.

Junior guitar class

The Junior Class is for students ages 9-11. Students learn dexterity/coordination exercises, how to use a pick, counting and strumming rhythm, fingerpicking, basic chords and several hit songs. The classes are 30-40 minutes long and run for 20 weeks.

Acoustic Guitar

Adult Guitar Level 1

Students will learn basic chords, how to count and strum basic and intermediate rhythm, fingerpicking, arpeggios, and many hit songs. Classes are 30-40 minutes long and run for 20 weeks.

Acoustic Level 2

Teaches how to play barre chords through exercises and songs. Students also learn advanced finger picking and strumming patterns as well as more challenging songs and instrumentals.

Acoustic Level 3

If you can play barre chords with ease this class is the next step. Students learn lots of songs, scales, music theory and advanced concepts and music ideas.

Acoustic Level 4

This is the last step in our acoustic course. Students learn difficult songs, music theory, several classical finger picking and hannon style exercises.

Drums

Drums Level 1

Students learn how to play basic 1/4, 1/8 and 1/16 note drum beats as well as fills, press rolls, flames and more. Students also learn several songs so they can learn how to connect beat patterns. The drum class is 30-40 minutes long and goes for 20 weeks.

Drums Level 2

Students focus on more advanced beats, the breakdown of the 1/16 note into triplets and several songs. Classes are 30-40 minutes long and goes for 20 weeks.

Electric Guitar

Electric Guitar Level 1

Students learn the basic concepts and techniques of the electric guitar:

  • How to hold a pick
  • power chords,
  • Mute technique
  • scale
  • and more.

Students also learn several fun hit songs. Classes are 30-40 minutes long and goes for 20 weeks.

Electric Guitar Level 2

Students learn more lead guitar techniques, bending, hammer on, pull off, soloing as well as more advanced songs. Classes are 30-40 minutes long and runs for 24 weeks

Total Lead Guitar

Students learn scales, arpeggios and exercises that focus on playing lead guitar. Class time is 30-40 minutes and goes for 20 weeks

Ukulele

Ukulele Level 1

This class is geared for the beginner and is excellent for young children. Students learn dexterity and coordination exercises as well as songs. Class time is 25-30 minutes and is 8 weeks long.

Ukulele Level 2

Students learn chords/strumming scales and songs. Classes are 30 minutes long and runs 12 weeks.

Bass guitar

Students learn scales, dexterity/coordination and exercises. Students also learn hit songs and rhythm counting. Classes are 30 minutes and run for 20 weeks.

Banjo

Students learn coordination/dexterity building exercises, scales and picking roll patterns. Students learn classic banjo favorites as well as songs. Classes are 30-40 minutes and goes for 20 weeks.

Private Lessons

Private lessons are available at the Guitar Shop. Students will learn a comprehensive guitar method that improves playing at the students pace. Our instructors will teach students from beginner through advanced skills. Call for details.