Literature, History and Analysis


2 credit(s)
Course Chair: Kim Perlak
Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring
Required of: None
Electable by: All
Prerequisites: None
Department Code: GUIT
Location: Boston Campus

An in-depth look at some of rock's most influential guitar players. The importance of their contributions and innovations will be discussed through the use of videos, transcriptions, and recordings, along with instructor's demonstrations. Some of the players to be discussed are Jimi Hendrix, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, and Steve Lukather. Students will receive transcriptions as well as a clear understanding of the development of rock guitar playing.