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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 introduces basic techniques that can be used to play lead guitar. This lesson...Length: 22:14
Orville dispenses a lifetime of accrued wisdom on the subject of practicing and learning....Length: 16:38