Guitar Performance – Stage 1, Foundation 1
At Stage 1 Foundation 1 in Guitar Performance, learners will be able to perform pieces to a backing track that are slightly longer than Initial. They will add to their technical abilities through the addition of simple techniques, including double stops. They will also demonstrate simple theoretical knowledge of the performance pieces by showing where terms and directions are used. In addition, they will show the beginnings of stage presence through focus and awareness of an audience in their performance.
Brit Rock, Soft Rock, Classic Rock, Country Pop
Major, Natural minor
Let ring, Double stops
Ties, accents and staccato
85 – 120 bpm
Simple – no repeat signs