Guitar Improvisation And Chord Extensions For The 12 Bar Blues Byron Community College

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Guitar Improvisation And Chord Extensions For The 12 Bar Blues

Guitar Improvisation And Chord Extensions For The 12 Bar Blues

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Time to unpack and explore the diverse styles and guitar tunings used in the world of the 12 bar Blues! The lessons will cover practical uses and applications for guitarists through both major and minor tonalities.

You will cover basic scales such as Blues and Pentatonic where students participate in improvising sessions building on existing knowledge and following tutors examples, eventually incorporating improvisational elements of Jazz that feature extended chord substitutions.

These exciting lessons will cover traditional Blues styles such as Acoustic finger picking from Folk to Mississippi Delta, featuring the iconic sound of bottle neck slide guitar using a range of open tuning, to Chicago Blues that introduced the Electric distorted guitar approach.

Suitable for intermediate to advanced players. This is a practical, hands-on workshop approach that welcome both acoustic and electric guitar players.

What to bring

  • Guitar
  • Capo
  • Bottleneck slide
  • Notebook and pen
  • Folder for handouts

Feedback from Past Students

“Excellent course pitched just right” Mike Cassidy

“Great content and very well presented.” Dan Cassidy

Important information

Once your enrolment is completed you will receive a confirmation email. This email will be your receipt and inform you of the dates, time and venue of your course, it will also let you know of anything you need to take to class with you.

Please make sure that you give us a valid email address and mobile number as any course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

Students are required to be 15 years old and above at the time of enrolment.

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We keep our class sizes small so that you get a better experience. Avoid disappointment, enrol early!

Course testimonials:

  • Relaxed atmosphere, participants had variety of skill levels, friendly atmosphere.