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Learning how to play the guitar is one of the most gratifying things you can do. There are so many styles of music that you can learn how to play, like rockabilly, ska, jazz, country and everything in between. So what

Guitar Tuner

Part of learning how to play the guitar is learning about all the little hacks you need to master to be an efficient musician. If you're a beginner, it may take some time for you to get used to all

How To Play Barre Chords

Barre chords are very important to the guitarist because they allow the player to play virtually any chord anywhere on the fingerboard by learning only a few shapes. There are 3 main shapes in the major family

How To Play Chord Progressions

Chord progressions make up a huge part of what we play as guitarists! There are a large variety of chords and different ways to play those chords that dictate a particular style. Major, minor, 7th’s, 9th’s, altered

Chords You Need To Know

The guitar is one of the few instruments that can play more than one note at a time. For this reason, we’re very fortunate! This also means A LOT of chords to learn. In this lesson, I’m

Learn To Hold Minor Barre Chords

After you have Lesson 4 sounding pretty solid take a look here. We’ll jump into some minor chord shapes now to balance our barre shapes. The same rules for hand mechanics in lesson 4 apply here as

How To Warm Up Your Hands Before Playing

It’s a great idea to warm-up your hands before attempting a focused practice session or even playing through some songs. If you don’t take the time to warm-up your hands you might find yourself getting tight and

How To Hold A Guitar Pick

Hold the pick lightly between your thumb and first finger. Too much tension will result in poorer performance and sound. Novice players make this mistake often so be sure not too squeeze the pick too much. Allow

How To Change Between Chords

If you’re new to playing guitar you’re going to run into a few of the same problems that EVERYONE does. One of these problems I’d like to help you with in this lesson: changing chords faster. I’m

How To Tune Your Guitar

You can play all the correct notes using all the correct rhythms and even dial in the exact sounds coming from your amplifier ... ... but if your guitar isn’t in tune you won’t be encouraged by