When: Mondays, 6:30-8 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30
10 weeks - no class 11/23. Conducted live via video conferencing. Learn the basics of music theory as applied to guitar, developing familiarity with the fretboard through chord, scale and arpeggio practice. Topics include: Overview of chord and scale types and where they are located; Chord progressions commonly used in jazz and related styles; Comping patterns; Scale and arpeggio practice in various positions; Reading charts and standard notation (treble clef); Transcribing music from recordings; Basics of melodic improvisation. For students with some playing experience, knowledge, and facility, who have never seriously practiced or studied music theory or the guitar fretboard.