Barnes & Noble University - Learn to Play Guitar class

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Barnes & Noble University - Learn to Play Guitar class

Post by P0RR » May 31st, 2006, 7:07 am

B&N has a free online class, Learn To Play Guitar, starting June 5th ... 00&nhid=bn

- Explore the history and evolution of the guitar, its music, and its finest players
- Learn what gear you need, the basics of choosing an instrument, and how to tell the difference between a good and a bad guitar
- Learn several different ways to tune your guitar
- Play the most basic open-string chords and develop the facility for making fast chord changes
- Develop right-hand technique: learn to play with a pick and with the fingers
- Practice major and minor scales as well as simple single-note lead playing
- Start mastering the all-important bar chord

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