2022 - 2023 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

ART2083A/ART2083B Guitar HS 2A

0.5 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 selected major, minor, seventh, and power chords; major, minor, and pentatonic scales; 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.

Guitar 1 A/B or audition
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
May be repeated 3 times

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