Building on Beginners 1, learn to do more – the focus is on barre chords and right hand rhythms and variations in strumming, and the majestic style of finger picking. (completion of ‘Beginners 1’ or knowledge of most open position and optional barre chords required). Enjoy a small class size.
What you will learn
learning and understanding rhythm
right hand strumming techniques
finger picking techniques
barre chords and their application
What to bring
About the tutor
Phillip Cortes completed a Bachelor of Music with honours majoring in Music Performance. Phillip has depth in knowledge of both classical and jazz techniques, as well as choro, a Brazilian style of instrumental popular music. Phillip has been teaching at YCC since 2013 and has enjoyed passing his knowledge of music onto the community.