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Instant Piano (beginner)

with Craig Coffman

May
8

May 8th, 2023

$59 More Info

In just a few hours, you can learn enough secrets of the trade to give you years of musical enjoyment. Learn to play piano the way professionals do using chords with this quick lecture/hands-on demonstration. Since this class is being held online with Zoom, you will be able to sit at your piano or keyboard in the comfort of your home with no pressure at all. Since this course includes an online book and with video lessons, you will be able to continue your practice and study on your own. An optional periodic online question and answer session is also included in addition to a recording of the class. 

Topics Covered:

  • How chords work in a song
  • How to get more out of sheet music by reading less of it
  • How to form the three main types of chords
  • How to handle different keys and time signatures
  • How to avoid "counting"
  • How to simplify over 12,000 complex chords
  • and more...
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Instant Guitar

with Craig Coffman

May
9

May 9th, 2023

$59 More Info

Have you ever wanted to learn the guitar but simply find it difficult to find the time. In just a few hours you can learn enough about playing the guitar to give you years of musical enjoyment and you won't have to take private lessons to do it. This crash course will teach you some basic chords and get you playing along with your favorite songs right away. Since this class is held online with Zoom, you will be ale to sit at home with your guitar and take this class without any pressure at all. This class includes an online book and follow up video lessons to help you continue your practices and study on your own. An optional, online periodic question and answer session is also included plus a recording of the class as well. 

Topics Covered:

  • How chords work in a song
  • How to for the three main types of chords
  • How to tune your guitar
  • Basic Strumming patterns
  • How to buy a good guitar (things to avoid)
  • How to play along with simple tunes
  • and more...