Guitar Program

Welcome to the largest, longest running group guitar program in the world!

We are proud to offer a wide range of group classes in various styles and levels of play.

Beginners are encouraged to start within our Core Guitar Program.

Click for the "How to Choose the Right Core Guitar Class" PDF.

Click for a PDF of the Core Guitar Schedule for Session 1 of 2015.

Click for a PDF of the Core Guitar Schedule for Session 2 of 2015.

If you'd like some guidance with regards to which class or what level to enroll in, please contact our Guitar Program Manager Jimmy Tomasello at 773.751.3371.

Free Guitar Study Hall and Placement Center »

Mondays at 5:30 PM or Wednesdays at 5:30 PM

Don't know which level to enroll in? Bring questions about your skill level or any items on the guitar that you are being challenged by. Available to current students, former students or future students, our resident guitar sherpa, Steve Levitt is there to help you on your journey. Find him Mondays at 5:30 PM in the West building in room B7 aka "The Levittorium." On Wednesdays at 5:30 PM, the wisdom flows in the East building in room E229.

Read Steve's bio »    »   

Building Chord Vocabulary »

Learn to talk the talk and walk the walk by increasing your chord vocabulary. Sure you can respond immediately to major and minor chords but what do you do when an Ebm7b5 pops up in a tune? Do you stop playing open up a5n app and look it up? This class will help develop a deeper understanding of chords, substitutions, color tones, augmentations and more. all this and the songs to play them with.

Building Chord Vocabulary »   Steve Hutchins »   

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