Orville Johnson has 119 videos at JamPlay, with 19 beginner lessons, 75 intermediate lessons, 10 song lessons and 15 entertainment videos. Use the tabs below to learn more.
Subscribing to JamPlay gives you unlimited access to all of Orville's lessons,
as well as all lessons from our roster of instructors.
Discover the essentials with Orville Johnson by learning some of the most popular topics and techniques in beginner guitar.
Orville talks about some challenges you will likely face as a beginner and offers some...Length: 13:05
Orville talks about flatpicks, how to hold them, and how to strum with them.View This Full Lesson!
Orville Johnson introduces some basic fingerpicking patterns.Length: 6:58
Orville Johnson explains why it is important to practice with a metronome. He also covers...Length: 21:35
Orville dives into part 1 of his beginners' guide to practical theory. In this lesson,...Length: 17:30
Orville Johnson takes a look at scales in part 2 of his practical theory mini-series.Length: 18:40
Orville Johnson jumps into part 3 of his practical theory mini-series. This lesson is...Length: 21:08
It's now time to tap back into the practical music theory portion of this series. Continuing...Length: 19:50
Orville Johnson demonstrates a basic blues shuffle. This incredibly easy rhythm piece...Length: 12:38
Orville Johnson demonstrates how simple chord progressions can be spruced up with bass...Length: 12:04
Orville Johnson talks about the concept of voice leading. This concept will help you...Length: 10:20
Orville Johnson teaches the basic major chords in this lesson. He also explains the best...Length: 19:23
Orville Johnson jumps into some light theory with a lesson on note values.Length: 7:51
Orville Johnson takes a beginner's look at the CAGED system.Length: 8:14
Orville Johnson introduces open D tuning and encourages exploration of its possibilities....Length: 24:04
This time, Orville Johnson introduces open G tuning. This tuning is great for a broad...Length: 21:28
This lesson is perfect for the beginner looking to develop dexterity and independence...Length: 26:00
This lesson presents any beginner with the information needed to understand how a capo...Length: 22:07
Orville will now retouch and dive deeper on the theory subject of Modes. This will enhance...Length: 19:50