WEDNESDAY 7:30-8:45 PM
OCT 9 – NOV 13, 2019 + Make up date added: Nov 18
Instructor: Sean Carscadden
Areas of focus will include:
- Brief overview of blues guitar history
- Common blues forms i.e., 8 bar, 12 bar and 16 bar blues progressions
- Focus on basic progressions, rhythms and embellishments
- Instruction on using fingerstyle technique as well as using a pick
This class is designed for beginner to advanced beginner students who have at least a basic knowledge and grasp on some basic 1st position chords ie: E, A, D, E7, A7, D7, G, C
The goal of the class is to give students who are new to the instrument a basic introduction that is educational and fun in a zero pressure environment. The group environment gives the student the opportunity to interact constructively with other students at a similar skill level while learning from a professional instructor.
Beginners / Advanced Beginners
Sean Carscadden is a guitar player/singer/producer and instructor with 18 years of teaching experience. A native to Sonoma, Carscadden is one the preeminent guitar and ukulele instructors in the area. Known for cultivating a friendly, fun and productive learning environment, Carscadden brings an enthusiastic and highly adaptable teaching style to the table.
You can catch Carscadden performing around the Bay Area with his band the Sean Carscadden Trio or nationwide with his other project, Miss Lonely Hearts.