On the fence about attending a Teaching Guitar Workshop? Need a little convincing? OK, we got it. Check out these six reasons why Teaching Guitar Workshops are the way to go for professional development this summer!

Sign up for a Teaching Guitar Workshop and you’ll receive:

1. A Guitar to Call Your Own!
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First-time attendees will get a guitar from one of the following manufacturers: CF Martin, Dana B. Goods, Godin, Hohner, LAG, Samick, Taylor, Washburn, Yamaha.

2. Loads of Sheet Music and Books!
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All attendees will receive sheet music, method books, software and apps from: Alfred Publishing, Class Guitar Resources, eMedia, FJH Music, Hal Leonard, Musopia, and Sonoma Wire Works

3. All Sorts of Guitar Accessories!
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All attendees will receive picks, straps, strings, capos, and other accessories from: ChordBuddy, D’Addario, Dana B. Goods, Dunlop, Fishman, GHS Strings, Grover Trophy, Korg, Levy’s Leathers, Shubb Capos, and String By Aurora.

4. Graduate Credits, Clock Hours, & Certificates
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All attendees who successfully complete the Workshops will receive a letter stating clock hours and a certificate of completion. Graduate credits from VanderCook College of Music are available for those who apply.

5. Five Days of Professional Development from Award-Winning Instructors
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The Teaching Guitar Workshops are professional development courses for school music. The caliber of our clinicians is what makes this program so valuable. Our award-winning staff of instructors are all school music educators who have years of classroom experience at every grade level k – 12 and college!

6. No Cannibalization
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Studies have shown that guitar class does not draw students away from classes like band, orchestra, or choir; guitar inspires new students to become music makers!