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, Katie Marie, or Sophia Johnson.
Cost for 6-week class: 

First-timers: $175 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $150

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-Mondays, September 10th, 7-8pm

Beginner II with Mandy-Mondays, September 10th, 8:15-9:15pm

Total Beginner with Jana-Wednesdays, September 12th, 7-8pm (skips Oct. 17)

Beginner II Fingerpicking with Jana-Wednesdays, September 12th, 8:15-9:15pm (skips Oct. 17)

 

 

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. These 6-week classes are taught by Mandy Rowden.

Cost for 6-week class:

First-timers: $175 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $150

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, September 11th-October 23rd (no class September 25), 8:15-9:15pm 

 

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-Thursdays, September 13th-October 11th (no class October 4th), 7-8pm 

 

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-Thursdays, September 13th-October 11th (no class October 4th), 8:15-9:15pm 

 

Ukulele

Teacher Sophia Johnson will lead this multi-level class through songs, techniques, theory, and more to get you rocking and enjoying your ukulele with a fun group dynamic. Ukulele Class is 6 weeks and ends with a Showcase. Some guitar or uke experience required. 

Cost for 6-week class:

First-timers: $175 (includes t-shirt)

GG Alum: $150

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.*

Ukulele with Sophia-Mondays, September 10th, 7-8pm

 

 



All Classes held at Music Lab in rooms 47, 49, and 50
Music Lab
1306 W. Oltorf
Austin, Tx  78704
www.musiclab.net

**No refunds or transfers given on Class fees**

**All GG Classes are 21 and up**