Class 1 - Intro to Guitar Maintenance

The purpose of this class is to introduce the student to the art of guitar repair and maintenance.

The basic mechanics of the guitar is covered in this 2 hour class with a hands-on and observation format.

As a class requirement the student should bring one or several of their personal instruments to the class.

Each instrument will be evaluated by the teacher and student for basic playing condition. This observation exercise will also show what each instrument is in need of, an example being one that shows severe fret wear. Such an instrument should be saved for the one of the two fret related classes in the program.
Finally, each student will be taken through the process of how to properly restring their instrument and tune to pitch.


Student will need to bring at least one guitar ( or bass) with them them to the class for evalution and teaching purposes.