Guitar/Ukulele

Group Ukulele Class

$120 for the 8-week session

  • Beginning Ukulele with Mrs. Regina Vaughn (Ages 9 and up )

Mondays at 5pm *This class is a continuation from Session 1 and is not accepting new students at this time.

We’ll learn the basics of chord formation, and easy strumming techniques. Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Required Materials : *ukulele tuned GCEA,3-ring binder,(optional) *digital tuner. Print music will be provided.

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Beginning Ukulele with Mrs. Sherry Francis (Ages 9 and up)

Tuesdays at 2pm *This class is a continuation from Session 1 and is not accepting new students at this time.

Students will learn about the instrument, basic chords, strumming patterns, and play a variety of songs from genres such as folk, country, pop and more! Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Required materials: *Ukulele and *Capo, 1 inch 3-ring binder and pencil

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Beginning Ukulele with Mrs. Sherry Francis (Ages 9 and up)

Tuesdays at 6pm

What’s the latest craze in music education these days? Playing ukulele, of course! This small stringed instrument is fun, portable, relatively inexpensive and easy to play. This course is designed for beginners. Students will learn about the instrument, basic chords, strumming patterns, and play a variety of songs from genres such as folk, country, pop and more! Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Required materials: *Ukulele and *Capo, 1 inch 3-ring binder and pencil

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store



Group Guitar Class

$120 for the 8-week session


  • Beginning Guitar with Mrs. Regina Vaughn (Ages 12 and up)

Mondays at 6pm

We’ll learn all the notes in first position, and use that knowledge to play as an ensemble. Students have a choice of reading tablature or note. Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Materials needed: *guitar (steel or nylon string are both fine, 3-ring binder, pencil and (optional) *digital tuner. Print music will be provided.

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Beginning Guitar with Mrs. Regina Vaughn (Ages 12 and up)

Mondays at 7pm *This class is a continuation from Session 1 and is not accepting new students at this time.

We’ll learn all the notes in first position, and use that knowledge to play as an ensemble. Students have a choice of reading tablature or note. Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Materials needed: *guitar (steel or nylon string are both fine, 3-ring binder, pencil and (optional) *digital tuner. Print music will be provided.

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Community Guitar with Mr. Jake Cantrell (Ages 13 and up)

Thursdays at 7pm

A performing ensemble to continue studies of the guitar past a beginner level. We will expand on chords to include diads, triads, barre chords and develop power chords beyond a beginning level. We will introduce basic understanding of musical keys and application of scales to improvise solos. We will introduce and apply more advanced techniques involved in lead guitar such as: hammers, pulls, bends, slides, tapping and harmonics to name a few. Material will be drawn from a wide variety of musical styles and genres. Register Here!

Materials needed: *guitar (steel or nylon string or electric with small amplifier) or other related instrument (bass, ukulele, mandolin, other) 3-ring binder, pencil and *digital tuner. Print music will be provided.

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Advanced Guitar with emphasis in Jazz with Mr. Chris Howard (Ages 14 and up)

Mondays at 6pm

Overview: This course is designed as either a follow up to the Beginning Guitar course or for the more experienced player who needs to enhance their technique and overall playing ability. The pace of the course is quick but not overbearing. Register Here!

Some of the material covered will be:

  1. Notes Beyond the open position of the guitar.

  2. Chords beyond the open position of the guitar.

  3. Major and Minor Scale studies for the entire guitar.

  4. Improvisational Techniques.

  5. Playing and communicating musically within a group setting.

This class requires rudimentary knowledge of the fretboard, treble clef beginning note reading ability and basic chord knowledge. Students must have at least 1 year experience on the guitar to be in this course. The maximum enrollment for this class is 15 students.

Materials needed: guitar (acoustic or electric), pencil and small 3 ring binder. No amps are needed.


  • Beginning Guitar with Mrs. Sherry Francis (Ages 18 and up)

Wednesdays at 3pm

If you are a beginner at guitar and want to develop playing skills and song repertoire, this is the class for you! Students will learn basic chords along with rhythm and strumming patterns to play a wide variety of musical styles from folk, country, gospel and pop. This class is designed for adults who want to start playing simple, fun, and quick to learn tunes! Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Required materials: *Guitar, *Capo, 1 inch 3-ring binder and pencil

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store


  • Beginning Guitar with Mrs. Sherry Francis (Ages 12-18)

Wednesdays at 4pm *This class is a continuation from Session 1 and is not accepting new students at this time.

Pick up your six string and learn how to play basic chords and a variety of songs from traditional hymns to country and pop favorites! Students will learn fundamentals about the guitar, simple chords, how to read and play chord charts and multiple rhythm and strumming patterns. Students in this class will participate in the recital at the end of the session. Register Here!

Required materials: *Guitar, *Capo, 1 inch 3-ring binder and pencil

*Items may be ordered/found at Marler’s Music Store