Monthly Archives: December 2011

Teaching Dates 2011

I wish all students and their families a merry Christmas and a happy new year, and look forward to seeing you all again next year! Teaching dates for 2011 are: Term Dates Length Term 1 Monday 23 January – Saturday … Continue reading

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How to tune the guitar

So you’ve just got your guitar, and you’ve had your first lesson, but somehow the notes seem funny. You’re guitar has probably gone out of tune! Guitars will need tuning each time you play them! So how do you tune … Continue reading

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Soloing over Scarborough Fair

The subject if this post is how to solo over the traditional tune Scarborough Fair. My arrangement of the melody puts it into the Dorian Mode of the G major scale. That is the key is A minor with a … Continue reading

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End of Year Concert – Samford

Our End of Year Concert will be held at St Paul’s Aaglican Church Hall in Samford, on Saturday 3rd December. This is a chance for students and their families to get together and celebrate achievements in guitar! It is a … Continue reading

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