Guitar Techniques for Songwriting
Offered - Fall, Spring
Course number - SW-236
This class provides a stylistically open foundation in guitar playing focused on the needs and working processes of songwriters. The class integrates knowledge of theory approached in terms of the guitar fingerboard with songwriting/composition concepts and skills. Each session introduces technical work on guitar skills development, along with small composition exercises, performed and evaluated in class by the instructor and peer critique.
Course Chair: Jack Perricone
Prerequisites: HR-111 or PW-111; basic guitar proficiency necessary
Required of: None
Electable by: All