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Acoustic (Finger Style) Guitar Beg. Section B
Bring your own guitar, buy the book, and we'll get started on the joyful journey of playing the guitar!  Nylon or steel string guitars are acceptable, but the instructor strongly recommends nylon strings.  Required textbook can be purchased in the Adult School Office.  Student must bring their own guitar. Class limited to 12 students

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280902
Greendell
P9
Prochaska 9/12 - 11/14 We 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM $120.00 View 12

Acoustic (Finger-Style) Guitar: Advanced Beginning
Renew your musical experience by revitalizing your guitar knowledge and skills.  We will continue score reading with the Carcassi book used in the Beg. class. Learn more  chords, bass runs,  finger patterns and play songs in different styles.  Required textbook may be purchased at the Adult School Office.  Students must bring their own guitar.


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280202
Palo Alto High School
1710
Prochaska 9/12 - 11/14 We 08:30 PM - 09:30 PM $80.00 View 5

Acoustic (Finger-Style) Guitar: Beginning Section A
Bring your own guitar, buy the book, and we'll get started on the joyful journey of playing the guitar!  Nylon or steel string guitars are acceptable but the instructor strongly recommends nylon strings.  Class is usually limited to 12 students.  Required textbook may be purchased at the Adult School office.  Students must bring their own guitar.


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280102
Palo Alto High School
1710
Prochaska 9/12 - 11/14 We 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM $120.00 View 4

Piano Beginning/Intermediate Section B
Learn to play music in a fun environment.  Students will learn to play on the provided keyboards.  Instruction includes basic notes, rhythm, theory and finger exercises as well as chords and scales.  Students will need a keyboard at home to practice on or can rent a keyboard.  Every term we will study a classical composer's biography and simple music by that composer as well as listening to a recording. Books can be purchased from the teacher at the first class.  NOTE:  No perfume or scented hair products of any kind in class due to the instructor's allergies.


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280602
Palo Alto High School
305
Woveris 9/12 - 11/14 We 06:30 PM - 07:30 PM $80.00 View 3

Piano Intermediate Section C
Learn to play music in a fun environment.  Students will learn to play on the provided keyboards.  Instruction includes basic notes, rhythm, theory and finger exercises as well as chords and scales.  Students will need a keyboard at home to practice on or can rent a keyboard.  Every term we will study a classical composer's biography and simple music by that composer as well as listening to a recording.  Books can be purchased from the teacher at the first class.  No perfume or scented hair products of any kind in class due to the instructor's allergies.


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280702
Palo Alto High School
305
Woveris 9/12 - 11/14 We 07:30 PM - 08:30 PM $80.00 View 7

Piano: Beginning Section A
Students will learn to play music in a fun environment.  Students will learn to play on the provided keyboards.  Instruction includes basic notes, rhythm, theory and finger exercises as well as chords and scales.  Students will need a keyboard at home to practice on or can rent a keyboard.  Every term we will study a classical composer's biography and simple music by that composer as well as listening to a recording.  Books can be purchased from the teacher at the first class. NOTE:  No perfume or scented hair products of any kind in class due to the instructor's allergies.


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280302
Palo Alto High School
305
Woveris 9/12 - 11/14 We 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM $80.00 View

Symphonic Band

Experience the thrill of performance in this fully instrumental band for experienced players of wind and mallet-rhythm percussion instruments.  Enjoy playing traditional, popular and classical music.  Percussionists and tubists are especially needed.  A concert will be given at the end of the quarter.  Applicants must email or call the band instructor, Ted Henderson,  mrhenderson@sbcglobal.net  before attending the first band practice.  You may contact him at (408) 910-1830 or mrhenderson@sbcglobal.net

 




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280402
Palo Alto High School
109
Henderson 9/10 - 11/5 Mo 07:30 PM - 10:00 PM $70.00 View 13

Ukulele: Beginning
Do you own a playable ukulele?  What?  It's in the closet?  Well, that's no fun!  Learn the basics of playing the ukulele:  conventional tuning, basic chord positions, notes, and strumming the instrument   Also learn to play some popular, folk and traditional songs for the ukulele.  Instructor will provide materials/  Students must bring their own ukulele.


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280502
Palo Alto High School
1710
Prochaska 9/13 - 11/15 Th 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM $120.00 View 2