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Course by: Catherine Schmidt-Jones. E-mail the author

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Name: Beginning Guitar
ID: col10421
Language: English (en)
Summary: A beginning guitar course, meant for individual or small-group lessons with an experienced instructor. After completing this course, the student should be ready to begin serious study in any guitar style.
Collection Subtype: Course
Keywords: guitar
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Aug 5, 2005 1:14 pm GMT-5
Last revision to collection: Aug 18, 2009 4:54 pm GMT-5


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2009 4:54 pm GMT-5 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Revamped entire course, including more lessons and more theory

Version: 1.1 May 23, 2007 8:50 am GMT-5 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Created Course

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