Course Duration36 Weeks
classical literature from Universidad de los andes (venezuela)
Students taking this course will receive 1-on-1 instruction from Carlos Caminos for 60 minutes each week for 36 weeks. Each student will receive unique, individualized instruction based upon their specific music learning needs. Students will learn to play rhythms using a pick or even fingerpicking. Students will learn simple scales to move up and down the fretboard: playing with patterns on the guitar. Carlos will assess each student's current level and help them learn to play their favorite songs.
Students will learn the first chords i.e. putting the notes together, playing Arpeggios - right-hand technique, learn to improvise with scales: the game of speaking with musical notes. Carlos will also help students compare different types of music - Classical Music, Blues, Folk, Jazz. By end on this course, Carlos will help students make their own song: by helping them combine the different chord structures and scales.
About the Instructor: Carlos Caminos is a performer, teacher, and composer with over 20 years of experience. Beginning his first lessons at age 9, Carlos has turned his passion into a life long carrier. The experience acquired from innumerable hours of practice and study, rehearsals, performances and teaching, have made it possible to develop the most effective strategies for students to learn and develop their art form. This is why he focuses on giving students the essential instructions that will increase the student's understanding of music and allow them to take charge of their creative process.
Carlos Caminos has worked in projects that include Jazz, Rock, Latin Folk, Performing Arts, Flamenco, Raggae, Tango, Latin Music. He studied Flamenco in Granada, Spain with local teachers and is currently finishing a certificate program in Music Composition for Film and TV with Berklee College of Music. He has been a life long student and continues to be a learner. His lessons comprise useful information for students with an earnest intention to learn.
In this course, students will increase their knowledge of Music, learn how to play rhythms, learn how to play scales and chords on the Guitar, learn their (level-appropriate) favorite songs, improvise and develop creativity.
Students enrolling for this course on ipassio can be sure that they receive individual attention from the teacher, as the class strength is limited to 1 or 2 students. It also gives teachers the opportunity, to gauge their students progress in-depth and make changes whenever and wherever required, to ensure the student gets the maximum out of this course. Since this course is detailed, students get the advantage of learning intricate details about this art form. The limited strength of the class also ensures that there is a strong bond between the students and their teacher clearing out any inhibitions that the student might have. The sustained guidance available from the teacher ensures that the student does not deviate from set goals or targets. Learning from a revered, experienced exponent of this art form, through the long duration of this course, keeps the student inspired and motivated to achieve more.
For this 1-on-1 online beginner's course, you will need to have a Guitar and the passion to learn. You will need to be patient with yourself and enjoy the process!