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The first session for our 10-week live course from Chris Liepe starts this Wednesday at 8 PM ET. Get ready to strum!
Learn how one single note (F#) can spice up your blues playing.
It's time to learn a few simple chords and start to sound musical.
This Weekend Warrior is focused on improving your technique. The key to technique? Getting past technique. Time to find out more.
Unlike traditional "learn quick" consumer teaching products, we provide an ongoing guitar teaching service - not just a one-time product. We are constantly producing new lessons to help you learn to play guitar. Find our most recent additions below.
Sus and slash chords are very important when it comes to making you sound like a pro. Will walks us through a few of the most common ones, and how to implement them in our playing!
- Oct 12th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
To finalize her beginner series, Eve offers up the song "The Water is Wide." This will be a good start on the song that you can use to transition to her fingerstyle series.
- Oct 11th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
Continuing with chords, Will introduces us to some new chord shapes with this Spanish themed chord song.
- Oct 10th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
In lesson 39 of her fingerstyle series, Eve is taking a look at the second half of "Freight Train" with your most recently learned syncopation rhythm.
- Oct 9th, 2015 at 9:00 am CDT
Up to now we've learned a lot of single note riffs and power chords. Now it's time to inject some chord playing into our technique. In this lesson, Will starts us off by showing us how to read a chord chart.
- Oct 8th, 2015 at 9:00 am CDT
In lesson 38, Eve continues her look at the iconic fingerstyle standard "Freight Train." In this lesson she introduces yet another syncopation that you can add to the melody to spice up the tune.
- Oct 7th, 2015 at 9:00 am CDT
Will showed us the first position of the minor pentatonic scale in an earlier lesson. Now it's time to move on to the second position. It's a must know scale and technique!
- Oct 6th, 2015 at 9:00 am CDT
In lesson 66 of her basic guitar series, Eve demonstrates the bass runs that will work over the song "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down."
- Oct 5th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
It's time to take a closer look at spicing up the song "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down." In this lesson, Eve introduces more strumming options, including several that haven't been discussed previously.
- Oct 3rd, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
Now that you've learned the new syncopation pattern and the first part of Freight Train, it's time to apply the pattern to the second half of the tune.
- Oct 1st, 2015 at 9:00 am CDT
In lesson 64 of her basic guitar series, Eve is providing a look at another traditional tune. You'll be starting off with the basic song, then progressing by adding additional skills and challenges.
- Sep 29th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
You've learned all of "Frankie and Johnny" at this point. Now it's time to put all of the techniques together and create a varied and flowing arrangement.
- Sep 28th, 2015 at 12:33 pm CDT
Proper muting can add a lot of passion to your playing. In this lesson, Will shows us how to play single notes without compromising any of the energy or intensity.
- Sep 28th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
You've learned all of Frankie and Johnny at this point. Now it's time to put all of the techniques together and create a varied and flowing arrangement.
- Sep 26th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
Will's back with an important and useful technique: Octave shapes. Learn not only the shape, but how to apply muting to get it sounding very professional!
- Sep 25th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
We've learned the interval of the power chord, now Will shows us some other intervals in the form of two note shapes that are easy, and add tremendous color to our playing.
- Sep 24th, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
As we are adding more complexity to this tune, it's a good time to look at how it's played using the fingerstyle technique. As with the other lessons on this song, Eve will start you off with a basic pattern and add complexity as you go.
- Sep 23rd, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT
Get ready to learn a super pro-sounding riff in the style of Audioslave or Red Hot Chili Peppers! Hidden in this riff are some more foundational guitar techniques that will increase your facility on the guitar.
- Sep 22nd, 2015 at 10:00 am CDT