Intro to Jazz Guitar

Tuesdays 6:30 - 8 pm 7/9 - 8/13 (6 weeks)

Intro to Jazz Guitar
Age Adult
Event Type Class
Department Guitar
Day Tue
Instructor Derek Barber
Status inperson event

This class provides an overview of essential jazz guitar techniques.

Learn fundamental skills, covering everything from mastering classic jazz guitar chord voicings to interpreting lead sheets and exploring chord solos.

Develop expertise in Count Basie-style guitar accompaniment, chord-scale theory essentials, and more as you acquire the tools to express yourself fluently in the jazz idiom.

Prerequisites: A solid understanding of the major scale, the names of the notes on the E and A strings, and the ability to play triads and 7th chords in all keys.

This class meets IN-PERSON at the California Jazz Conservatory


About Derek Barber