RCC offering guitar class for beginners

ASHEBORO (Jan. 3, 2019)

Ever wanted to channel your inner Jimmy Page?

Randolph Community College is offering an introductory guitar class that is the first step toward strumming “Stairway to Heaven.”

In “Guitar, Beginning” students will learn the basics of guitar technique that makes a strong musical foundation. Topics covered include the use of a pick or plectrum, note reading, fretting notes, and playing open position chords. Easy examples of famous songs will be used throughout to make learning fun and inspiring.

Instructed by Walter Matthew Hoover, a professional musician and teacher for 30-plus years, the class (#68725) meets from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, Jan. 23-March 27. The required textbook is “Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1, 2nd edition,” and the cost is $150.

For information or to register, call 336-633-0268.