Guitar For Beginners & Improvers

Ref: C3680324

Whether you're a complete beginner or have already begun on your guitar journey, this course aims to develop, expand upon various aspects of guitar playing from chord theory and harmony to musicianship skills and more. This course offers the student the opportunity to further their knowledge in various forms and styles from Finger style, Folk, Blues, Jazz, Pop and current music.

Course aim

This course aims to provide an enriching, safe and inclusive environment for everyone involved. Promoting health and mental well being by playing music as part of an ensemble.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners
  • This course is for improvers
  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Identify and play simple chords.
  • Understand basic harmony.
  • Be able to play as part of an ensemble.
  • Have a greater understanding of rhythm and tempo.
  • Develop a wider understanding of styles of music.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

This course requires students to bring their own instrument to the sessions.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Guitar For Beginners & Improvers


This course is funded by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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