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Wisconsin Center for Music Education, Waunakee
Scheduled to teach a Guitar Class? Always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? This class will provide you with practical information to get started. Students will learn basic technique for playing chords, notes, accompaniment patterns, ensemble pieces, and early solos. Varying approaches to Guitar Pedagogy and Playing Styles will be surveyed. Recommendations for instruments and classroom supplies will be provided. No previous guitar playing experience is required. Students should provide their own guitar for the class. A nylon string, classical guitar is preferred, but steel string acoustic instruments can also be used. No electric guitars please.
One graduate credit is available for this two-day course for an additional fee of $220. Credit information will be available at the workshop and is also available in the Graduate Credit section below.
Wisconsin Teaching Standards Addressed: 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 10
Wisconsin Music Standards Addressed: B, E, I
Named Guitarist of the year by Classical Guitar Alive, internationally-broadcast radio program, Dr. Julie Goldberg is the first guitarist to receive a doctorate in music performance from Northwestern University, and also holds degrees from the Chicago Musical College of Roosevelt University and College-Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. Assistant Professor of Guitar at VanderCook College of Music and North Park University since 1997, Dr. Goldberg directs the Chicago Community Classical Guitar Ensemble, and performs regularly as a soloist and with the Avanti Guitar Trio throughout the U.S.
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Pre-registration closes 7/8/13
Undergraduate $ 65.00
On Site $155.00
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*Discount for members WMEA, NAfME (formerly MENC) or staff in WSMA member schools.
Required Text: This workshop requires the text A Modern Approach to Classical Guitar - 2nd edition by Charles Duncan. The text is priced at $7.50. Please contact Mary Elsner 800-589-9762 for more information.
Graduate Credit Information:
Registrants have the opportunity to earn one graduate credit for this course for an additional fee of $220. This is a separate registration and fee from the workshop registration. Please download a copy of the Viterbo registration form (pdf) and mail it with a check for $220 (payable to Viterbo University) to:
Wisconsin Center for Music Education
1005 Quinn Drive
Waunakee, WI 53597
View course syllabus (pdf)
Please do not send credit registrations to Viterbo University. If you are registering for more than one course, please include a separate check and Viterbo form for each course.
Viterbo University will email participants instructions for retrievng their grade reporta online approximately 4-6 weeks after the course has been completed, after which time you may request a transcript. Transcripts may be requested directly from Viterbo by completing and mailing in a Transcript Request Form (pdf). Transcripts are $5 per transcript per request.
For more information on graduate credit opportunities, please visit our Graduate Credit Information page.
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