A beginning course in guitar, of special interest and value to non music majors and music specialists with no background in this area. For non music readers and those who have no knowledge of guitar. Includes correct position of hands, selecting the proper guitar, maintaining the instrument, tuning, movements of the right hand, rest strokes, free strokes, chords, arpeggios, coordination of both hands, left and right hand fingering. Emphasis on classical guitar; supplementary materials in folk and rock idioms will be made available.