Department of Music

Billy Stewart Guitar WebWelcome to the Guitar Studies program at the UNC Community Music School!

The 10 week semester begins Thursday, January 263, and ends Thursday, April 23. Please refer to the calendar page for complete semester dates.

Guitar classes meet in Room 3029 of the Kenan Music Building on the campus of UNC-Chapel Hill.

For more information about the differences between group and private lessons at the UNC Community Music School please visit our Group and Private Lessons page.

To register for courses, visit our Registration Page.

“Lean your body forward slightly to support the guitar against your chest, for the poetry of the music should resound in your heart.”

Andres Segovia

Adult Group Beginning Guitar 

  • For beginners. Introduction to guitar, standard notation and tablature, chord shapes, right and left hand technique, theory, chord accompaniment patterns, ear training, performance.
  • Ages: Adult
  • Class time: Thursday 5:30 – 6:20 PM
  • Prerequisites: a guitar for practice
  • Tuition: $225