Instant Guitar for Hopelessly Busy People


Recreation Room, 525-B Posse Ground Road, Sedona AZ 86336

  • Tuesday, October 2, 2018 
  • 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. 
  • Recreation Room at Posse Grounds Park
  • $25 registration fee and $29 material fee (to be collected the day of class)
  • Register by calling (928) 282-7098

Guitar InstructorHave you ever wanted to learn the guitar but simply find it difficult to find the time? In just a few hours you can learn enough about playing the guitar to give you years of musical enjoyment, and you won't have to take private lessons to do it. This crash course will teach you some basic chords and get you playing along with your favorite songs right away. Bring your acoustic guitar. For ages 13+.

Topics Include:

  • How chords work in a song
  • How to form the three main types of chords
  • How to tune your guitar
  • Basic strumming patterns
  • How to buy a good guitar (things to avoid)
  • How to play along with simple tunes

Instructor Biography

Craig Coffman is an experienced piano and guitar instructor, professional pianist and music director. He has over 30 years experience teaching piano privately. His piano and guitar seminars, offered through community colleges and community education programs, have been attended by over 25,000 students throughout Arizona, Minnesota and across the United States over the last 25 years. He has a degree in Sociology from Illinois Wesleyan University in Illinois and a Master of Divinity degree from Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon.

Do you have detailed questions concerning this class?  Please contact Instructor Craig Coffman at (602) 750-3173 or by email.  

For questions concerning registration please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (928) 282-7098.