Bridge Academy

Psalm 32:8

Beginning Guitar

Description: Guitar for Beginners Class is appropriate for 6th grade and up. Instruction will include tuning the guitar, knowing parts of the guitar, playing chords, various scales, strumming techniques, and reading tabs and chord charts. Students will be required to have access to a guitar for daily practice. Materials will be provided.

Maximum enrollment: 12

Books: teacher will supply materials as needed


Copy/Supply fee: $25.00 (check written to Paul Cochran due at Orientation or the first class attended)

Tuition fee: $390.00 ($39.00/month for 10 months, August - May or $44.00/month if prorated or on a 9 month payment plan)  

Paul Cochran

B.M. - Bachelors of Music in Piano Performance

M.C.M - Masters in Church Music 

Paul has grown up in Richmond, Virginia where he attended Virginia Commonwealth where he received an undergraduate degree in piano performance and then a Masters in Church Music from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Paul has happily served as the Worship Pastor at Ironbridge Church since 1998. He and his wife Sarah have schooled their boys, Paul and Thomas, at home for the last 14 years and enjoy giving back to the homeschool community by teaching at Bridge Academy. Working with students to encourage them to grow not only as Christians, but also as musicians has really been a blessing in his life.

Classes: Guitar and Worship Band