Grateful Dead Repertoire for Guitar Players
Instructor: Chris Leva
Age: Teens & Adults
4 Week Mini-Session: Mondays, 11/16/2020 - 12/12/2020
*No class on 11/23
7pm - 7:55pm
Classes will be held online via Zoom.
Description: Learn the nuts and bolts of Grateful Dead compositions, including melody, harmonic structure and counterpoint as well as vocals and lyrics; arranging these elements to play the songs with optimum fun and faithfulness.
Prerequisite: Knowledge of Grateful Dead songs helpful. Must be at an intermediate/advanced playing level (smooth changes between fundamental open chords, know major/minor chord shapes, have basic strumming patterns down, and be able to play songs completely through).
What students will need:
- Functional guitar
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional