February 2nd, 2011

Suite Judy Blue Eyes
follow the new arrangement
learn the chords for the outro
recital in March?

Irish tunes



Eye of the Tiger

February 2nd, 2011

Nowhere Man or

Phoenix for march 28 recital?

Hey Bulldog for May recital
use loops to practice

Guitar Aerobics
week 1

Octopus's Garden


February 1st, 2011

El Decameron Negro
1st Movement

practice at 160 for the eighth note for entire song
push it to 200

let Bb7#11 ring!

for Friday:
learn page 3 first 3 lines

February 1st, 2011

Change by Taylor Swift

Over My Head by the Fray
play with the recording

play everyday

Travelling Soldier by the Dixie Chicks

February 1st, 2011

Scottish Dance
memorize the entire song

Sakura (with basses)
follow the fingering

February 1st, 2011

Guitar Aerobics
Week 1
play each day

eye of the tiger
play with the loops

Living on a Prayer
main riff

hammer ons

February 1st, 2011

new years day by u2 for march 28 recital
use the loops!

work on the end of the solo with the slides

Chorus - play just strings 1 & 2

checked out:
digital delay/pitch shift

February 1st, 2011

berkelee basic guitar





play on the tippy tip of fingers!
say the note names outloud

January 31st, 2011

Mean arrangement

checked out:
strum and fingerstyle pattern book

record next mean rehearsal
be nice and email to me

Ordinary People

Ventura Highway

record your performance of Ordinary People and send it to USC ;0)

sing the up/down drill
minor second
minor second
major second
major second

January 31st, 2011

Guitar Aerobics

listen to the CDs

Good Times Bad Times
play chords and modified riff


listen to songs you don't know mothership

next lesson:
Stairway to Heaven

listen to :
Ramble On
Stairway to Heaven