Task 1: Listen to ‘Smoke on the Water’ then learn the melody on the E treble and E bass strings. Once you are confident with the melody play along with this recorded track.
Task 2: Learn the C major scale. Use m and i fingers rest stroke, once you are confident play along with this recorded track.
Task 3: Learn Happy Birthday once you are confident play along with this recorded track.
Task 4: Learn your ‘Sight Reading’ part and play along with the recorded track.
Task 5: Learn ‘Sinking Ship’ and listen to the recorded guitar track.
Assessment: Record yourself playing any of the following on a iphone and send to me. Or you can perform in class.
1. Smoke on the water (term 1)
2. C maj scale (term 1)
3. Happy birthday (term 2)
4. Sight Reading No1.You will be assessed you on guitar parts 1,2,3 and 4 during the year.
5. Sinking ship is to be learnt after tasks 1,2,3 and 4.
6. Your ensemble pieces are available on the Ensemble page.