About this lesson
This lesson plan will introduce your student to Celtic music using a very simple arrangement. The purpose of the lesson is to explain how a Celtic influenced solo piece is created starting from the melody. The student will learn how to embellish the melody and add bass notes. Even if your student has no interest in learning Celtic music, this lesson is a great way to help the student think about melody and harmonization.
This lesson will teach your student:
- How to embellish a melody
- Add bass notes to a melody
- Use rhythm and tempo to change the feel of a piece
It's recommended the student feel confident with either finger-picking or hybrid picking before attempting this lesson.