Guitar and Ukulele Classes


Beginner Acoustic
Beginner Classes are for just that--absolute beginners! We'll start with tuning and holding your guitar and pick and move into basic chords and song structures, and end with a showcase with your classmates!
 Already know a few basic chords and strum patterns but don't feel ready for Intermediate level classes? Try Beginner II!  These 6-week classes are taught by Mandy Rowden.


Cost for 6-week class: 

First-timers: $200 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $175

Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to sign up

*Get a friend to sign up and get $25 off!*

*Please note: Class fees are non-refundable and non-transferable*

Total Beginner with Mandy-Wednesdays, 5:45-6:45pm October 23-December 11 (skips Nov. 6 and 27) *Showcase December 15, 2-8pm

Total Beginner with Mandy-Mondays, 7-8pm February 3-March 9 *Showcase March 15, 2-8pm

Total Beginner with Mandy-Wednesdays, 5:45-6:45pm February 5-March 11 *Showcase March 15, 2-8pm

Beginner II with Mandy-Wednesdays, 8:15-9:15pm October 23-December 11 (skips Nov. 6 and 27) *Showcase December 15, 2-8pm (Class full; email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com for wait list)

Beginner II with Mandy-Wednesdays, 8:15-9:15pm February 5-March 11 *Showcase March 15, 2-8pm

 

 

Intermediate Acoustic 

Intermediate classes cover a wide variety of skills and are for those who can comfortably switch between basic chords, strum, and sing at the same time and want to enhance their skills by adding to what they already know and play with others. The class ends with a Showcase with your classmates! These 6-week classes are taught by Mandy Rowden.

Cost for 6-week class:

First-timers: $200 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $175

Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to sign up

*Get a friend to sign up and get $25 off!*

*Please note: Class fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.*

Intermediate Acoustic with Mandy-Tuesdays, 8:15-9:15pm October 22-December 10 (skips Nov. 5 and 26) *Showcase December 15, 2-8pm

Intermediate Acoustic with Mandy-Tuesdays, 8:15-9:15pm February 4-March 10  *Showcase March 15, 2-8pm

 

Blues Acoustic Guitar

Learn the ins and outs of the 12-Bar Blues, how to transpose it, the basic shuffle, and the beginnings of Blues lead through pentatonic scales. This class is for those who can comfortably switch between basic chords like C, G, D, A, and E and will help you kick your playing up several notches by training your ears and hands and by improving your theory knowledge. This 4-week class is taught by Mandy Rowden and does not perform in the Girl Guitar Showcase. 

 

Cost for 4-week class:

First-timers: $125 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $100

*Take Blues and Barre Chord Theory together and save $10*

Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to sign up

*Get a friend to sign up and get $25 off!*

*Please note: Class fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.*

Blues Acoustic with Mandy-Currently on hold

 

Barre Chord Theory

Learn the nuts and bolts of the guitar neck by learning the 4 basic barre chord shapes and how they move around the fretboard. We'll study the I, IV, V, vi progression and how to play it in all twelve keys so that no chords are mysterious anymore and moving up the neck makes sense. This class is for those who can comfortably switch between basic chords like C, G, D, A, and E and will help you kick your playing up several notches by training your ears and hands and by improving your theory knowledge. Barre Chord Theory can be taken on Acoustic or Electric Guitar.  This 4-week class is taught by Mandy Rowden and does not perform in the Girl Guitar Showcase. 

 

Cost for 4-week class:

First-timers: $125 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $100

*Take Blues and Barre Chord Theory together and save $10*

Email Mandy@GirlGuitarAustin.com to sign up

*Get a friend to sign up and get $25 off!*

*Please note: Class fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.*

Barre Chord Theory with Mandy-Currently on hold

**No refunds or transfers given on Class fees**
**All GG Classes are 21 and up**

 

All classes meet at

Girl Guitar

2309 Thornton Studio C

Austin, TX 78704