Harry Nelson

Harry Nelson, BM, MM

Instructor of Guitar

Phone: 678-839-4903 | Fax: 678-839-5451

Email:  hnelson@westga.edu

Office: Humanities Building


Harry Nelson, a Carroll County native, has played classical guitar for over 20 years. He began studying classical guitar in 1993 at the University of West Georgia and later studied under John Sutherland at the University of Georgia. Nelson has worked as the Program Coordinator for the University of West Georgia’s Department of Music and is currently the Business Operations Specialist for the College of Arts & Humanities at UWG. He teaches guitar locally and performs for special occasions around the west Georgia area. In 2010 Nelson published “The Nelson Method for Practicing Sight Reading on the Guitar.”

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • MUSC-2600E (Principal Applied: Guitar)    
    • MUSC-4600E (Principal Applied: Guitar)