Texas A&M University-Kingsville



Learn to play guitar, and become the musician you‘ve always wanted to be! In these fun and informative lessons, you’ll build basic guitar skills step-by-step with the help of hands-on exercises, audio and video recordings, and detailed illustrations.

This is a basic course designed to teach the fundamentals of guitar performance; the goal is to provide a solid musical education with emphasis on guitar technique and performance.

First, you’ll get to know all the parts of your guitar, from frets to strings, and learn how to tune your instrument. After that, you’ll explore the fundamentals of music notation and find out how to produce clear, beautiful notes and chords. You’ll also discover how to control your rhythm, tempo, and volume, and how to express yourself artistically. The classical guitar skills you’ll master in this course will allow you to play any style of music, from hard rock to country-and-western.

And that’s not all! Good guitar players know that the secret to making beautiful music is to practice, practice, practice so that’s what you’ll do. You’ll make rapid progress as you follow a carefully planned practice schedule that reinforces each new skill you learn. 

Whether you’re a beginner or an intermediate student, this course will take your musical talent to the next level. By the time you’re finished, you'll be well on your way to becoming a skilled guitar player.

This course informs students that want to expand their musical abilities with the guitar. Explore your skills with guitar covering beginner, intermediate, and advanced topics for acoustic guitar. Students will gain valuable skills on guitar chords, scales, lead guitar, and much more, you will find helpful advice and detailed training.


        Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

        Instructor: Shreesh Kulkarni


This page was last updated on: March 19, 2013