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What will be taught on this guitar course?


Course content will include:

  • Correct technique and theory of Barre Chords
  • A wide range of songs and genres that highlight fundamental techniques
  • Chord and melody embellishments
  • Intermediate Strumming and Fingerpicking Techniques
  • How to approach perfecting a song and performance

Like all of our music lessons, you will work as a group while still receiving individual feedback. You will work learn two popular songs that can be performed in front of friends and family.

  • training
    Music All Genres
  • training
    Type Group
  • level
    Level Level 2
  • training
    Equipment What to bring: guitar, pen, notebook, water

Entry requirements and level of this course?


Students will need to know the basic chords: C, G, D, E, A, Am, Em, Dm - and confidently change between them. Students should also have some basic experience with reading tabs or music. Please note, you will need to bring your own guitar.

 

How will I be taught?


The courses are taught within groups where you will work on various exercises and songs as well as receiving individual feedback.

By the end of the course, what will I have achieved?


Students will have:

  • Grasped how to master and apply barre chords
  • Learnt at least 4 contemporary songs applying intermediate techniques and new approaches
  • An introduction to improvisation
  • Built a solid repertoire and developed songs previously learned

After I complete this course, what are the next steps in my training?


Students may wish to repeat a Level 2 guitar course or attend a City Academy Open Mic event to put their skills into practice.

 
 

Classes starting soon


Date 24 Jan - 28 Feb
Day Thu
Time 19:45-21:00
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £120.00
Date 07 Mar - 11 Apr
Day Thu
Time 18:20-19:35
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £125.00
Date 11 Mar - 15 Apr
Day Mon
Time 18:20-19:35
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £125.00

CLASSES STARTING SOON


Date
Day
Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
Price
Booking
24 Jan - 28 Feb 
Thu 
19:45-21:00 
6 weeks 
£120.00 
07 Mar - 11 Apr 
Thu 
18:20-19:35 
6 weeks 
£125.00 
11 Mar - 15 Apr 
Mon 
18:20-19:35 
6 weeks 
£125.00 
Class Guitar Lessons - Level 2
Date 24 Jan - 28 Feb
Day Thu
Time 19:45 - 21:00
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £120.00
Class Guitar Lessons - Level 2
Date 7 Mar - 11 Apr
Day Thu
Time 18:20 - 19:35
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £125.00
Class Guitar Lessons - Level 2
Date 11 Mar - 15 Apr
Day Mon
Time 18:20 - 19:35
Duration 6 weeks
Tutor Richard Burrell
Venue Umbrella Rooms, WC2
Price £125.00
Date
Day
Time
Duration
Tutor
Venue
Price
Booking
24 Jan - 28 Feb
Thu 
19:45 - 21:00 
6 weeks 
£120.00
 
7 Mar - 11 Apr
Thu 
18:20 - 19:35 
6 weeks 
£125.00
 
11 Mar - 15 Apr
Mon 
18:20 - 19:35 
6 weeks 
£125.00
 
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PAYMENT OPTIONS

You are welcome to join the course up to the second class.

ONLINE & PHONE PAYMENTS

Online – To book your selected class/course online, just click Book Now next to your chosen class/course.
Phone – We would be happy to take your booking over the phone, just call us on 020 7042 8833.

CASH & CHEQUE PAYMENTS

Cash - You are welcome to pay cash, just come and see us at our office: City Academy, 38 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RN
Cheque - You can also pay by cheque by filling out this form (click here) and posting it to the address above.

CANCELLATIONS POLICY

We offer a full refund or full credit of your original course if you cancel at least 72 hours before the start of your booking.
We cannot offer any refund if you cancel less than 72 hours before the start of your booking, or if you do not attend.
(For more information please see our terms and conditions)

10% DISCOUNT AVAILABLE

If you book 2 or more different classes/courses at a time we can offer you a 10% discount. If you wish to take advantage of this offer please enter 2ORMORE in the promotional code box when booking online or quote code when booking over the phone. Please note that this offer cannot be applied when you are booking two or more of the same class/course.

Guitar Lessons - Level 2 venues


  • Umbrella Rooms, WC2

    241 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8EH, UK

    The Umbrella Rooms are located in the heart of London’s lively West End, on the famous Shaftesb...

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Guitar Lessons - Level 2 tutors


All City Academy tutors are experienced professionals from theatre, film/TV and performance industries. So whilst they're training you they may also be rehearsing for a West End show or working on a movie. We like that and we do believe it makes a difference in class.

  • Richard Burrell

    Subjects taught by Richard:Guitar LessonsUkulele LessonsRichard gained a first class degree from the Institute of Contemporary Music Perform...

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