Guitar Workshop

Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Guitar Workshop

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Placement audition

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course is designed to guide the students through the diverse landscapes of guitar playing. The course is structured in a series of individual lessons where the student will be exposed to ground elements of right and left hand techniques, rhythm, pick stroking, chordal theory and guitar notation and scoring. The course will help the students enhance their musicianship through ear training and the development of aural skills along with hands-on research on a variety of musical styles and techniques to better appreciate the vast repertoire of the instrument. Within the course the students will be encouraged to take advantage of the many contemporary and classical music venues that Florence has to offer, assisting to live performances and studio session to better understand the figure of a full rounded music professional.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.


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