THE

GREAT GUITAR

Teacher - John Venezia  

Ages: 7-11yo

Cost - $15 per group lesson/$60 for each session

4 to 8 students in a group

Required Electric Guitar preferred; however, an acoustic guitar is acceptable 

 

  • Time - Mondays - 2:30pm to 3:15pm - 45 minute virtual group lessons

  • Session 1 (4 weeks) June 28, July 12, July 19, and July 26, 2021

focusing on:

  • Discussion of the anatomy of the guitar

  • Tuning Methods

  • String letter names

  • Simple chords, first pentatonic scales

  • Essentials rhythms and counting

  • Basic strumming of chords and playing of scales with the pick

 

 

  • Session 2 (4 weeks) August 2, August 9, August 16, and August 23, 2021

                        focusing on:

  • Review of information from session 1

  • Introduction of full-size open chords and barring chord technique

  • Full-length pentatonic scales with pic

  • Simple fingerpicking with classical right hand and discussion of the difference between this and "claw-hammer" technique

  • Discussion of basic chord progressions

  • Introduction of Dominant 7th chords for blues playing

 

Ages: 12yo+

Cost - $15 per group lesson/$60 for each session

4 to 8 students in a group

Required Electric Guitar preferred; however, an acoustic guitar is acceptable

  • Time - Mondays - 3:30pm to 4:15pm - 45 minute virtual group lessons

  • Session 1 (4 weeks) June 28, July 12, July 19, and July 26, 2021

  • focusing on:

    • Discussion of the anatomy of the guitar

    • Tuning Methods

    • String letter names

    • Simple chords, first pentatonic scales

    • Essentials rhythms and counting

    • Basic strumming of chords and playing of scales with the pick

 

  • Session 2 (4 weeks) August 2, August 9, August 16, and August 23, 2021

  • focusing on:

    • Review of information from session 1

    • Introduction of full-size open chords and barring chord technique

    • Full-length pentatonic scales with pic

    • Simple fingerpicking with classical right hand and discussion of the difference between this and "claw-hammer" technique

    • Discussion of basic chord progressions

    • Introduction of Dominant 7th chords for blues playing

 

Teacher - Richard Ehelebe  

Ages: 7-11yo

Cost - $15 per group lesson/$60 for each session

4 to 8 students in a group

Required - Acoustic Guitar

 

  • Time - Wednesdays- 6pm to 6:45pm - 45 virtual group minute lessons

  • Session 1 (4 weeks ) June 30, July 14, July 21, and July 28, 2021

focusing on:

  • Discussion of the anatomy of the guitar

  • Tuning Methods

  • String letter names

  • Simple chords, first pentatonic scales

  • Essentials rhythms and counting

  • Basic strumming of chords and playing of scales with the pick

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  • Session 2 (4 weeks) August 4, August 11, August 18, and August 25, 2021

  • focusing on: 

    • Review of information from session 1

    • Introduction of full-size open chords and barring chord technique

    • Full-length pentatonic scales with pic

    • Simple fingerpicking with classical right hand and discussion of the difference between this and "claw-hammer" technique

    • Discussion of basic chord progressions

    • Introduction of Dominant 7th chords for blues playing

 

Ages: 12yo+

Cost - $15 per group lesson/$60 for each session

4 to 8 students in a group

Required - Acoustic Guitar

 

  • Time - Wednesdays- 7pm to 7:45pm - 45 minute virtual group lessons

  • Session 1 (4 weeks ) June 30, July 14, July 21, and July 28, 2021

focusing on:

  • Discussion of the anatomy of the guitar

  • Tuning Methods

  • String letter names

  • Simple chords, first pentatonic scales

  • Essentials rhythms and counting

  • Session 2 (4 weeks) August 4, August 11, August 18, and August 25, 2021

focusing on:

  • Review of information from session 1

  • Introduction of full-size open chords and barring chord technique

  • Full-length pentatonic scales with pic

  • Simple fingerpicking with classical right hand and discussion of the difference between this and "claw-hammer" technique

  • Discussion of basic chord progressions

  • Introduction of Dominant 7th chords for blues playing

Contact Us

101 Bridgeboro Road, Moorestown, NJ, 08057

311 Walton Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054

494 John F. Kennedy Way, Willingboro, NJ, 08046

Phone: (856) 206-8659

Email: Westjerseymusicacademy@gmail.com

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