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Catalog 2017-18 
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MU 141 - Contemporary Finger-Style Guitar (2 credit hours)

Offered in Winter Term (2-0-0)
Introduces the student to the alternating-bass finger-picking style (commonly called Travis Picking) guitar method.  Contains a comprehensive study of the patterns and variations of the style, taking the student through several solo pieces. The course is designed for both beginning fingerpickers and more advanced players who want to learn this style of finger-picking. It is recommended that students have a rudimentary knowledge of the guitar and know the basic chords in the major and minor scales.
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