Taught by Ernie Vega An introduction to playing Country Blues guitar where students will learn how to pick basic tunes in various keys and styles. Attention will be paid to the mechanics of using the thumb to play bass patterns and the fingers to pick melodies. The history of Country Blues guitar along with regional and stylistic differences will be discussed. Students need only have a working knowledge of basic open chords to play.- - Full refunds or full credit for another session of classes are available until 72 hours before your 1st class begins. If you phone or stop by to cancel your registration 24 hours before your 1st or 2nd class begins, a partial prorated school credit can be given, If your class has met 3 times or it is less than 24 hours before your 3rd class, no school credit is available.- - - The Jalopy Theatre and School of Music reserves the right to cancel a class due to insufficient registration. If we cancel a class due to low enrollment or other reasons, you will be notified by email and/or phone before the class start date, and we will automatically issue school credit. If you would like a refund, you must contact The Jalopy Theatre (Karen) at 718-395-3214 to arrange for a refund. Sorry, we cannot do it automatically. In the event of a canceled class, we would love to help you find an alternate instrument to learn!