Guitar@Home Academy

Guitar@Home Academy is available at no cost to
Cleveland public school students in Grades 5-12
who want to learn the guitar

No prior music experience is necessary!
Guitars provided by CCGS!


Interested in signing up for lessons? Fill out this form to get started!
¿Estás interesado en inscribirte a clases de guitarra? ¡Completa este formulario para comenzar!


Sample Repertoire

Click on the pieces below to access sheet music for these original technical exercises and compositions written by CCGS teachers and students.

Building Technique:

4 x 4 – Right Hand Warm-up

On/Off – Left Hand Warm-up

Original Compositions:

Afternoon Lullaby (by Adam Satorius, Guitar Instructor)

Race Against Time (by Brian Gaudino, Director of Education)

Wave Blues (by a CCGS middle school student)

Below is a video for Race Against Time performed by Brian Gaudino. It is an example of the educational videos we host on the CCGS Flipgrid resource made available to students.


Guitar Instructor Alejandro Rodriguez teaches
a CCGS student using FaceTime.

Interested in contacting CCGS Staff with questions about the Guitar@Home Academy?
Please send us a message via the CCGS contact form.