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Learn Guitar, Ukulele, or Piano With Chad

One on one instruction on guitar, ukulele, or piano ranging from basic fundamentals to advanced techniques.
Chad Shivers
1 total review for this teacher
1 review for this class
Completed by 10 learners
Class
30 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
6-18
year olds
1
learner per class
per learner - per class

How does an "Ongoing" course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Pacific
🔥 This class is in high demand! 4 of 26 classes have sold out.
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Description

Class Experience

Students will learn about the instrument of their choice, how to read, understand, interpret, and perform music, technique plus proper seating and hand positions.
Chad has over 20 years teaching experience and a bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance. 
Students are expected to practice no less than 15 minutes every other day, although 30 minutes daily is preferred.
Some items your student may need: instrument, pick, book or other materials, music stand, metronome, tuner.
Each individual learns at their own pace so while there are no formal assessments, students will have the opportunity to perform for their peers via Zoom at our student recitals, held every 2-3 months. 
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Occasionally students may want to learn a song or piece where an audio or video reference is needed (usually through YouTube), of course we cannot control that content and may be used at the parents discretion. 
Below are some of the books your student may require.
Guitar: Hal Leonard Guitar Method by Will Schmid, A Modern Method For Gutar by William Leavitt, The Christopher Parkening Guitar Method by Christopher Parkening
Ukulele: Hal Leonard Ukulele Method & Chord Book by Lil' Rev
Piano: Alfred's Basic Lesson Book Level 1A by Willard A. Palmer

Students may also require blank sheet music, guitar/ukulele tablature, or chord charts

Some helpful websites we may use are Ultimate Guitar and YouTube

Teacher

Chad Shivers
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Learn to play guitar, ukulele, or piano today!
1 total review
10 completed classes

About Me

I am a private music instructor (guitar, ukulele, piano) with over 20 years experience. I hold a bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance. Each lesson is catered to the individual student based on their age, ability, and desire to learn.... 
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