• Guitar III

    First Nine Weeks

    1. Memorize Major Scale Patterns #s 1-6, Pg 19 in Creative Jazz Improvisation by Scott Reeves.

    2. Etude #9 Allegretto Grazioso by M. Carcassi.

    3. Grade III or IV solo from Book 3 or 4 of the Royal Conservatory of Music Guitar Series.

    Solo:                                                            

     

    Second Nine Weeks

    1. Two Octave Dorian Mode beginning on the 5th and 6th String.

    2. Etude #10 Allegretto by M. Carcassi.

    3. Grade III or IV solo from Book 3 or 4 of the Royal Conservatory of Music Guitar Series.

    Solo:                                                            

    4. Memorize the Dorian Mode Patterns #1-5 on page 31 of CJI.

     

    Third Nine Weeks

    1. Memorize Two-octave Mixolydian Mode on 5th and 6th String.

    2. Etude #13 Andantino Graziozo by M. Carcassi.

    3. Grade III or IV solo from Book 3 or 4 of the Royal Conservatory of Music Guitar Series.

    Solo:                                                           

    4. Memorize the Mixolydian Mode Patterns #1, 2, 3, 4, 7 on page 42-43 of CJI.

     

    Fourth Nine Weeks

    1. Memorize the Melodic Minor Scale Two Octaves beginning on the 5th and the 6th strings.

    2. Etudes #14 Allegro Moderato, and #16 Andante by M. Carcassi.

    3. Grade III or IV solo from Book 3 or 4 of the Royal Conservatory of Music Guitar Series.

    Solo:                                                                

    4. Memorize the Melodic and Harmonic Minor Exercises  #1 - #5 on Pg. 179 of the Creative Jazz Improvisation book.

    5. Final Exam: 25% - Written, 75% - Performance.

Last Modified on January 13, 2010