Guitar Lessons Offered

Welcome

The Sonanta School of Guitar, directed by flamenco guitar virtuoso, teacher, and coach, Diego Alonso (www.DiegoAlonsoMusic.com), offers private guitar lessons & coaching by expert teachers in Spanish, Flamenco, Classical, & Latin, Jazz, and Rock for ages 14 and up.

 

Now accepting students for 2019-2020

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Private Guitar Lessons: 2019-2020

The Sonanta School of Guitar's teachers cover tons of information for every genre. Each genre is designed for beginning, intermediate, & advanced students and lessons are given either online or at the teacher's studio.

 

INTRODUCTORY LESSONS: (Assigned Teacher)  INQUIRE NOW!

  • Intro to Guitar: Technique, Simple Chords, Rhythms, and Melodies (pick or finger-style)

  • Blues Guitar 101: Easy Blues Melodies & Intro. to 12-Bar Major Blues

  • Classical Guitar 101: Technique Fundamentals & Etudes

  • Flamenco Gutiar 101: Technique Fundamentals & Easy Flamenco Chord Progressions

  • Jazz Guitar 101: Easy Jazz Melodies & Intro. to 2-5-1 Chords.

  • Latin Guitar 101: Easy Latin (Popular) Melodies & Chord Progressions

  • Rock/Pop Gutiar 101: Easy Rock Melodies & Chord Progressions

 

CLASSICAL GUITAR (Assigned Teacher) INQUIRE NOW!

  • Technique, Etudes, & Musicianship

  • Scales & Arpeggios

  • Sight Reading, Harmony, Memorization, & Analysis

  • Counterpoint

  • Repertoire: Classical Guitar Etudes

  • Repertoire: Solo Classical Guitar Pieces

  • Coaching: Technique & Musicianship

 

FLAMENCO & FLAMENCO-JAZZ GUITAR (Assigned Teacher) INQUIRE NOW!

  • Technique, Etudes, Flamenco Chord Progressions, & Musicianship

  • Sight Reading & Lead Sheets

  • Intro. to Palos (Styles), Compás (Rhythm) & Recursos (Riffs)

  • Flamenco Riffs & Falsetas

  • Flamenco Chords & Melodies: Traditional Palos

  • Flamenco Scales & Arpeggios

  • Modern Flamenco Harmony: Voice-Leading, Extensions, Inversion, & Chord Subs.

  • Solo Flamenco Repertoire

  • Dance and/or Voice Accompaniment

  • Comping & Soloing in 3/4 & 4/4

  • Comping & Soloing in Odd Meters

  • Composition

  • Coaching: Technique & Musicianship

 

JAZZ, BLUES, & LATIN-JAZZ GUITAR (Assigned Teacher) INQUIRE NOW!

  • Technique, Chord Progressions, & Musicianship

  • Intro to Improvising & Composing

  • Chart Reading: Standards & Favorites

  • Comping & Soloing: Odd Meters

  • Comping & Soloing: Simple Meters

  • Basic Jazz Chord Vocabulary

  • Scales & Arpeggios

  • Chord Inversions, Extensions, Voice-Leading, & Subsitutions

  • Improvising on II-V-Is and Other Progressions

  • Transcribing

  • Jazz Chord-Melody Solos

  • Jazz Composition

  • Chord Soloing

  • Coaching: Technique & Musicianship

ROCK GUITAR (Assigned Teacher) INQUIRE NOW!

  • Technique, Chord Progressions, & Musicianship

  • Common Rock Riffs

  • Rock Melodies

  • Chart Reading: Standards & Favorites

  • Comping & Soloing: Odd Meters

  • Comping & Soloing: Simple Meters

  • Basic Rock Chord Vocabulary

  • Scales & Arpeggios

  • Chord Inversions, Extensions, Voice-Leading, & Substitutions

  • Transcribing

  • Coaching: Technique & Musicianship

Anti-Discrimination & Anti-Hate Policy

It is the policy of the Sonanta School of Guitar and its teachers not to engage in discrimination, hate, bigotry, or harassment against any person because of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, disability, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or status as a protected veteran, and to comply with all federal and state nondiscrimination actions, orders, and regulations.

The Sonanta School of Guitar and its affiliated teachers reserve the right to discontinue lessons immediately and permanently with any and all students who promote, attempt to promote, or are suspected of promoting, discriminatory and/or hate messages as stated above. 

Contact Us Below

 

Fill out the form below or call us to preregister for your guitar lessons.  Please list your preference of genre, lessons length, age, years you've been playing guitar, and let us know what you want out of your lessons. We'll get back you as soon as possible with a suggested teacher and teaching availability.

OFFICE HOURS

Mon.-Fri: 11:00am - 6:00pm
Sat-Sun.: Closed

LESSONS

7 Days/Week.
Time TBD with Teacher

 

Private Guitar Lessons From Expert Guitar Teachers.

CONTACT

lessons@spanishguitar.org
+1 312-217-3937 (Call or Text)

 

Payments:

Sonanta, LLC

Chicago, IL

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