GUITAR (Acoustic/Electric/Bass) with John Mowad

Plectrum style acoustic and electric guitar instruction for beginners 8 years and older, intermediate and advanced students of all ages. Basic picking and chord technique, reading music and ear training for beginners. Applied theory and improvisation for intermediate and advanced players. Lessons tailored to individual learning styles and interests.

Fingerboard, chord and scale theory are emphasized for bass guitar students. Children must be developed enough to handle the large size of the instrument. ( A minimum age of 12) A thorough familiarization with the fingerboard is developed using scale and chord based patterns, progressions and relevant theoretical material. Integration of harmonic and rhythmic elements and melodic ear training are also important aspects covered.