Guitar I: Absolute Beginners

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Start date: Thu, Sep 25 6:00pm - 7:00pm (10 sessions)
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Thu, Sep 25: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Oct 02: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Oct 09: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Oct 16: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Oct 23: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Oct 30: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Nov 06: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Nov 13: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Nov 20: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Nov 27: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Thu, Dec 04: 6:00pm - 07:00pm
Location: Chelsea
251 West 30th St 11th Floor
(Btwn 7th & 8th Avenues)
New York, New York 10001

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Class Information

  • Class Level: Beginner
  • Age Requirements: 18 and older
  • Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this guitar class:

Learn the fundamental habits of a superior guitar player and master the basic chords, strums, and understanding to prepare for further study in all styles of guitar.

Learn to play great songs by artists such as Coldplay, Jason Mraz, Guns 'n' Roses, The Beatles, Green Day, Sublime, Paramore, and more with confidence and competence. Absolutely no prior musical experience needed. No note reading required.

Note: All materials provided. Guitars available for use in the classroom.

Refund & Cancellation Policy

You can cancel your registration any time before the first class for a one hundred percent refund or credit. You can withdraw from a class at any time after it begins by calling CourseHorse for a one hundred percent credit (not a refund) for remaining classes. If you attend or make-up all sessions of a class and are dissatisfied with your class for any reason let us know within 14 days and we'll give you a one hundred percent refund.

Teacher: Tom Burda

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Mesmerized by the powerful guitar sounds of Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughn, Tom first picked up the guitar at the age of 14. He spent his free time studying jazz, classical, and flamenco guitar at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music. Then, he headed off to Boston to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music, where he earned a BA in Professional Music with concentrations on guitar performance and music business. Tom has a relaxed and patient style of teaching that makes all of his students comfortable to fully explore all the possibilities of making music. He is well-versed in a plethora of styles that can help anyone from very beginning students to advanced students learn to rock! Tom also writes and performs with his original jazz/rock band “Redux”. The band recently relocated from San Diego and has toured all over North America. Their debut album even spent several months at the top of the CMJ jazz Charts.

Start Dates (4)

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Tom Burda

Thu, Sep 25 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Oct 02 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Oct 09 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Oct 16 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Oct 23 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Oct 30 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Nov 06 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Nov 13 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Nov 20 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Nov 27 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thu, Dec 04 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Chelsea, Manhattan
251 West 30th St
11th Floor
Btwn 7th & 8th Avenues
New York, New York 10001


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New York City Guitar School
251 West 30th St
11th Floor
Btwn 7th & 8th Avenues
New York, New York 10001

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School: New York City Guitar School

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Reviews of Classes at New York City Guitar School

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Attended: Bass I: Bass Guitar for Absolute Beginners

Great course, though I wish it were more than one hour a week!

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