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MUSI 116 - Professor Lee Anna Rasar

Folk Guitar in Culture across Time

This course teaches how to play guitar, starting from scratch, and how to tune the guitar. It includes procedures for basic care and maintenance of the guitar. Major, minor, major 7 and minor 7 chords are taught. Finger picking and strumming patterns are taught along with how to play melody notes by reading musical notation. Musical improvisation is learned in different ethnic styles on guitar. Stylistically correct accompaniments from other cultures are learned for specific songs.

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