Music Theory For The Working Musician @ The Guitar Store, Seattle [from 4 to 25 January]

Music Theory For The Working Musician


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4 - 25
January
19:15 - 21:15

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The Guitar Store
8300 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, Washington 98103
This four week class is designed for musicians who are comfortable on their instrument and have an interest in performing, improvising, writing original songs, and who want to understand more complicated compositions and techniques.

Studying music theory improves songwriting, increases the ability to express yourself in new and creative ways, makes learning new songs more efficient and less frustrating, and the list goes on! This class is specifically sensitive to players who are interested in integrating music theory into their playing without sacrificing their unique voice and style.

Teacher — and self-proclaimed theory geek — Jared Cortese studied Jazz Guitar at Columbia College in Chicago and has been teaching guitar, songwriting, and theory at The Guitar Store for the last seven years. Jared has also performed regularly in Seattle and across the country for the last decade with his indie rock bands.

Price: $150 (workbook included in price)
Prerequisites: Please contact Jared to see if this class is right for you
Workbook: Music Theory 101 by Larry McCabe

Classes will cover the following topics:

Thursday 01/04 — The Basics (Vocabulary, Nomenclature, etc.)
Thursday 01/11 — Building Scales, Chords, and Rhythm
Thursday 01/18 — Practical Uses For Music Theory
Thursday 01/25 — Tricks Of The Trade

All classes with be from 7:00 — 9:00pm. The first hour will be a class room format, and the second hour will be a group workshop applying the techniques we learned in the first hour. There will be plenty of time to ask questions.

There are only 6 spots available so sign up ASAP. Please contact Jared Cortese at [email protected] to register

For more information about the teacher:
jaredcortesemusic.com
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