Adult guitar - Intermediate

Course summary

Have you completed the Adult guitar Beginners 2 class? Would you like to take your guitar skills to the next level?

Join us for the Adult guitar Intermediate class!

You will be introduced to:

  • More complex chords including barre chords, extended chords and jazz chords
  • The pentatonic scale and encouraged to experiment with creating your own melodies/solos
  • The major scale and its use in the construction of chords
  • Chord progressions
  • Continue developing finger strength
  • Travis picking
  • Encouraged to practice playing along with backing tracks regularly – ear training

Enjoy a small class size!

A concession rate is available for this class.
Please note that you may be required to show your concession card.


What you will learn

  • learning and understanding rhythm
  • major and minor scales – theory & practise
  • Travis picking techniques
  • chord progressions

What you need to bring

  • guitar & guitar picks
  • music stand (If you have one)
  • pen
  • binder book with plastic pockets for worksheets and sheet music
  • water bottle

About the tutor

Berne Fleming is passionate about sharing the joy of playing guitar with others. Whether you are a complete beginner or have some prior knowledge he will help you progress at your own pace. He has attended Vic Unis’ Advanced Diploma and completed the first year of the Music Performance degree and plays in a local alternative indie band.

Course cost

COST: $147.00 / $140.00 Concession

Class availability: 7 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Tuesday 23 April
7.00pm – 8.00pm (8 sessions)
*Please note this class will be held at our site at 114 Blackwood Street, Yarraville.

Book this course

To enrol in this course, fill out the form below. Remember to add the details of any other students who are part of your booking.

Please note: This class requires a minimum number of students to go ahead. For this reason, we encourage students to book at least 5 days prior to the course/workshop. In the unlikely event that we don't get enough enrolments, we may need to postpone to a later date or cancel the course/workshop. You will be advised via email or text prior to the class commencing.

Enrolment details – Student 1

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Call 9687 1560 during office hours and have your credit card details ready. We accept MasterCard and Visa.

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Come to YCC at 59 Francis Street, Yarraville during office hours to enquire or enrol and pay in person.