Music

GTCC is pleased to offer a variety of lifelong leisure learning and personal enrichment courses to help you learn to play a musical instrument.

Frequently Asked Questions

Acoustic Guitar – Beginner

This class introduces students to guitar techniques. Students in guitar class will develop the proper left/right hand technique to play good clean chords; learn songs and their components; play and/or sing in front of the class every week; memorize the chords (lyrics if desired); team up and play in “duo groups” with a partner; and give feedback to students and receive feedback from students regarding classroom performances. You will need an acoustic guitar in working condition with nylon or steel strings, capo, pick, sheet protectors for additional teacher handouts, a spiral notebook, and a pencil. The instructor recommends having a wire music stand but does not require that you have one.

  Course Title:  Acoustic Guitar Beginner
Course Code:  CSP-4000-DA3
               Date:  9/10/18-10/29/18, Monday, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
        Location:
  Applied Tech Building, Room 363, Jamestown Campus
      Instructor:  S. LaFlamme
               Cost:  $105
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Piano - Beginner

This course is designed for students who wish to develop basic piano playing skills, or expand on an existing skills. Time in class will be spent on an off the keyboards/piano. While playing, students will be working individually and in a small group to master the techniques of playing. There will also be time spent in group instructions on musical notations and theory. No text book required.

  Course Title:  Piano Beginner
Course Code:  CSP-4000-BP3
               Date:  8/23/18-9/27/18, Thursday, 6:15pm-8:15pm
        Location:
  High Point Campus, Building H4, Room 102
      Instructor:  J. Pegues
               Cost:  $75
REGISTER ON-LINE

Piano - Intermediate

This course is designed for students who wish to develop basic piano playing skills, or expand on an existing skills. Time in class will be spent on an off the keyboards/piano. While playing, students will be working individually and in a small group to master the techniques of playing. There will also be time spent in group instructions on musical notations and theory. No text book required.

  Course Title:  Piano Intermediate
Course Code:  CSP-4000-AB3
               Date:  10/4/18-11/8/18, Thursday, 6:15pm-8:15pm
        Location:
  High Point Campus, Building H4, Room 102
      Instructor:  J. Pegues
               Cost:  $75
REGISTER ON-LINE

Students can register in one of three ways: PREREGISTRATION is REQUIRED prior to attending class.

  • Online: Register
    • Use the Search function to search for Course Title or Course Code
  • In Person:
    • Jamestown, 140 Jamestown Court, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    • Greensboro, 3505 E. Wendover Ave., Continuing Education Center, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    • High Point, 901 S. Main St., H1, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Mail: Download the registration form from website, and mail to GTCC, PO BOX 309, Jamestown, N.C. 27282. Download the form here: Con Ed Registration Form