2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin
6591/6592 Guitar 2 A/B0.5 credit per semester
Expanding on beginning skills learned in HS Guitar 1, students will learn to create, perform, and respond to guitar music in a variety of styles/genres. Students will learn and develop guitar skills, including major, minor, seventh, and power chords; major, minor, and pentatonic scales;basic strumming, picking, and fingerpicking; and tuning technique. Cultural, historical, personal, and social context are studied as they relate to guitar repertoire. Students will develop effective practice habits to be able to progress independently. This course satisfies the fine arts requirement and may be taken up to three times for credit.
Guitar 1 A/B
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
May be repeated 1 time
Additional Course Information:
Guitar 2 A/B