Adult Private Guitar Session 1

National Conservatory of Arts/HKML - SW Waterfront Location

Sunday, November 1, 2015 - Thursday, December 31, 2015
SW Waterfront Location 900 Fourth St. SW WashingtonDC  20024
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - Thursday, December 31, 2015
SW Waterfront Location 900 Fourth St. SW WashingtonDC  20024

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What's Included

Beginning through advanced students will find a course of guitar study suited to their interests. Guitar Program options are listed below. NCA’s guitar faculty are distinguished performers and expert and caring educators. Beginners or experienced players will find an inspiring environment for developing proficiency and confidence. Individual Lesson and Musicianship Core Program The School offers a program of classical guitar study for the early beginner through the advanced high school student, beginning as young as age five. The typical weekly program for a young student includes a thirty to forty-five minute Individual Lesson and a Monthly Master Class. Older students take lessons of forty-five minutes to an hour in length, participate in a monthly master class, and as they advance, participate in Chamber Music and Repertoire Class. Suzuki Guitar Study NCA offers a program of Suzuki guitar instruction for students age 5 or older. The typical program for a young student includes a thirty minute Individual Lesson, and a Suzuki Group Class, and a Monthly Master Class. Beginner Class Instruction These small classes provide an introduction to guitar study in an engaging and supportive group setting. Students learn the fundamentals of first-year study, including instrument technique and music reading. Classes explore a variety of music styles through group and solo playing and participate in NCA concerts. Teachers facilitate the transition to individual study in the second year. Adult Guitar Class Adults new to guitar study learn guitar technique through the study of a variety of music styles in these small classes. Students have the opportunity to perform in concerts at the School.

About This Organizer

The National Conservatory of Arts' mission is to develop the innate creativity in each individual, inspiring creativity for a lifetime.



-Offer individual and group music instruction, and ensemble and performance opportunities, to students of all levels and abilities.

-Offer classes in Art, dance, and theater to individuals of all interest levels and abilities.

-Foster musicianship, and artistry as well as the development of individual skills and knowledge through responsive teaching.

-Provide teacher training courses, programs, and professional development initiatives, which inspire academic and administrative excellence, and further innovative thinking.

-Promote cultural vitality and lifelong engagement in the arts through performances by faculty and guest artists, student concerts, master classes, and educational outreach programs.



-Providing excellence in music, art, dance, and theater education – from beginning through advanced levels – to infants through adults.

-Sustaining a highly qualified faculty and staff comprised of credentialed, experienced, and dedicated artists, educators, and administrators.

-Cultivating an artistically inspiring environment which is experienced in beautiful, well-equipped music studios, and art and dance facilities, and an acoustically outstanding performance space.



-The School’s Illustrious History

-Inspired and Responsive Teaching

-Comprehensive, Researched, and Documented Curricula

-Individuality within Community

-Collaboration and Peer Support

-Professional Development and Teacher Training

-Creativity and the Artistic Imagination

-The Development of Musicianship

-The Pursuit of Artistry

Organizer Info

  • National Conservatory of Arts/HKML

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SW Waterfront Location 900 Fourth St. SW WashingtonDC  20024
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