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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 5
Teacher: Issac Hernanez

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

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, Ed Sheeran, 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.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows:

If a student drops from their class at least 48 hours prior to the start date, we can issue a full refund or save the credit for a later date. 

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Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):


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 notifying us for a one hundred percent credit (not a refund) for future sessions which are scheduled after your drop date. You can use that credit towards any other class session. Please note that you can't get credit for sessions which ran before you contacted us, so call early.

MAKE-UP POLICY:

There are three great options to go over missed materials. First, every student gets free lifetime access to hundreds of video tutorials and practice sessions, so you can simply take the online version of the session you missed. Secondly, you can drop in on the same session of a different section of your class--for free. Finally, we offer discounted private make-up lessons for students who want to go over their missed class one-on-one. To book a make-up group class or private lesson, please contact New York City Guitar School.

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Question from Bob
I received the confirmation email but I don't see how to sign in to class. Will there be another email? Is it zoom or facetime?
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Question from Tara Z.
I have a steel guitar, would it be possible to still take this class? Thanks, Tara
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Question from Bob l.
Hi. I have played guitar before but it has been a long time.I would like to learn the basics and would enjoy playing with other people. It sounds like I could learn a lot from this class. What do you think? Bob
Answer from Georgia C. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Bob! This is a good refresher course for your guitar skills.
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Question from Virginia E.
Hello, I just signed up for a beginner guitar course and realized that I won’t be able to make the first class. My question is: should I cancel all of the sessions and try to find a better fit? Or is it possible to sit in on another *first* class to make it up? Thank you for your time! Warmly Virginia
Answer from Jenn C. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Virginia! There are three great options to go over missed materials. First, every student gets free lifetime access to hundreds of video tutorials and practice sessions, so you can simply take the online version of the session you missed. Secondly, you can drop in on the same session of a different section of your class--for free. Finally, the school offers discounted private make-up lessons for students who want to go over their missed class one-on-one. To book a make-up group class or private lesson, please let us know and we'll be glad to help set you up with the school!
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Do I need to purchase a guitar before the first class?
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Hi Caitlin! If you'd like to bring your own guitar, you're welcome to do so. Otherwise, guitars available for use in the classroom. Hope that helps!
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Hi, I see just the start dates. Can we know in advance what are all the other 10/11 dates? Would it be every week the same date and the same time for 10/11 weeks?
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I'm looking for the Thursday night Feb. 22nd start date for Guitar 3/intermediate beginner class with Dylan at 7pm for 10 weeks. I'd like to join to continue my studies. I don't see it on your site. Please advise.
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Hello Roberta, Please follow the link below for the Guitar 3 Class. https://coursehorse.com/nyc/classes/performing-arts/music/guitar/guitar-iii-guitar-for-intermediate-beginners
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Reviews of Classes at New York City Guitar School (56)

(56 Reviews)
Guitar I: Absolute Beginners
Reviewed by Anonymous on 5/25/2020
Friendliest staff in town!
Guitar I: Absolute Beginners
Reviewed by Anonymous on 5/15/2020
It was super fun! Learned so much and glad I did it.
Guitar I: Absolute Beginners
Reviewed by edwin l. on 4/7/2020
Emily was great had alot of enthusiasm energy and made each class exciting and engaging even when we had to go remote due to Corona!
Guitar I: Absolute Beginners
Reviewed by Anonymous on 3/13/2020
I really enjoyed the class and always wanted to learn how to play, but found it difficult to start on my own. I am truly an absolute beginner, and it was nice to take a class with peers that were at the same level. If you’ve always dreamed of playing guitar, I would recommend this class to turn the dream into reality. With a little commitment, it’s not as hard as you would think. Have fun!
Guitar I: Absolute Beginners
Reviewed by Linda H. on 9/27/2019
The teacher was very professional, upbeat, patient, knowledgeable, and personable. He was encouraging and gave the right amount of challenge during the course.
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