• 7th Grade

    This is a beginning guitar class designed for 7th grade students having no prior musical experience or background. The class is held every day and lasts for one semester. Students learn to play a wide variety of music—using both melodies and chords—while reading musical notation. Students play both individually and in large groups. Nylon string guitars and music books are provided at no cost, but are for in-school use and cannot be taken home. There are no scheduled public performances for this class.

  • 8th Grade

    This is a beginning guitar class designed for 8th grade students having no prior musical experience or background. The class is not a continuation of the 7th grade beginning band guitar class. The class is held every day and lasts for one semester. Students learn to play a wide variety of music—using both melodies and chords—while reading musical notation. Students play both individually and in large groups. Nylon string guitars and music books are provided at no cost, but are for in-school use and cannot be taken home. There are no scheduled public performances for this class.