Guitar

The Art Centre offers classes for all levels of experience and ability. Our classes are held in light, airy studios providing a stimulating atmosphere in which to work. For more information on our kids, teens or adult day and night classes contact the Ku-ring-gai Art Centre on 9424 0310 or artcentre@kmc.nsw.gov.au.

Semester 2 2019

  • Term 3: 22 July - 21 September
  • Term 4: 14 October - 14 December

Adults: Practical guitar theory - new class!

When: Wednesday
Time: 8pm - 9.30pm
Fee: $225 per nine week term. *Own guitar required
Tutors: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 27

Have you been playing guitar for a while now but have hit a wall? Do you want to take your playing and knowledge to the next level? Let a professional guitarist with fifteen years of experience and a BMus from the esteemed Sydney Conservatorium show you the practical tips, tricks and immediate knowledge you need to approach any gig or style. No boring textbooks or convoluted syllabus. Just simple, approachable and most importantly practical knowledge. Minimum three years’ experience required.

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Adults: Guitar for beginners

When: Thursday
Time: 7pm - 8pm
Fee: $210 per nine week term. *Own guitar required
Tutors: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 35

A beginner’s introduction to the guitar, targeted and structured for adults. You will learn techniques, basic chords, lead melody exercises as well as popular songs with a relaxed approach. The perfect introduction to learning an instrument for those who always wish they learned guitar when they were at school. It’s not too late!

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Adults: Guitar extension

When: Thursday
Time: 8pm - 9.30pm
Fee: $225 per nine week term. *Own guitar required
Tutors: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 36
This course is aimed at advanced guitarists with a solid knowledge and understanding of the guitar, who are comfortable with chords and lead melody exercises. It is designed for those who wish to develop and hone their skills through learning an array of contemporary songs.
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Kids: Guitar for kids 7-11 years

When: Thursday
Time: 4pm - 5pm
Fee: $205 per nine week term. *Own guitar required
Tutors: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 53
A beginners introduction to the guitar targeted at kids aged 7 to 11 years. Students will learn good technique, basic chords, lead melody exercises as well as popular songs in a relaxed approach. Great for students who have never played guitar previously. The perfect introduction to learning an instrument for kids under 12 years who want to be the next Jimi Hendrix.
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Teens: Practical guitar theory - new class! 15-18 years

When: Wednesday
Time: 6.30pm - 8pm
Fee: $215 per nine-week term. *Own guitar required
Tutor: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 58

Have you been playing guitar for a while now but have hit a wall? Do you want to take your playing and knowledge to the next level? Let a professional guitarist with fifteen years of experience and a BMus from the esteemed Sydney Conservatorium show you the practical tips, tricks and immediate knowledge you need to approach any gig or style. No boring textbooks or convoluted syllabus. Just simple, approachable and most importantly practical knowledge. Minimum two years’ experience required.

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Teens: Guitar for teens (beginners) 12+ years

When: Thursday
Time: 5pm - 6pm
Fee: $205 per nine-week term. *Own guitar required
Tutor: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 60

A beginner’s introduction to the guitar, targeted to students aged 12 years and older. Structured for teens who are either beginners or have minimal experience with the guitar. Students will learn good technique, basic chords, lead melody exercises as well as learning popular songs with a relaxed approach.

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Teens: Guitar for teens (extension) 12+ years

When: Thursday
Time: 6pm - 7pm
Fee: $205 per nine-week term. *Own guitar required
Tutor: Kieren Brereton
Course No: 61

This course is structured for kids aged 12 and older who have had some experience on the guitar previously, and who already have a grasp on some fundamental chords. This course will focus on developing skills through learning an array of different contemporary and popular songs, as well as developing improvisation skills. A great course to start getting ready to begin your own band!

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