Guitar Workshops at the New Canaan Library in May

Sunday, May 5th Learning The First Position - This discussion will begin with identifying the notes in the first position of the guitar and learn how to use the dots/inlays to locate the notes on the upper positions of the fretboard.

Sunday, May 12th Music Notation And The Guitar - This discussion will examine where notes on the treble clef staff are located on the guitar fretboard and will demonstrate how unlike piano there are various places to play the same written note on the guitar.

Sunday, May 19th Playing Chords - This discussion will explore how to use various techniques to switch basic chords in the first position with greater ease, and will demonstrate how to form movable closed position chords (barre chords).