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It is an exciting time to be a JamPlay Member, with new courses from Phil Keaggy and Tony MacAlpine coming in the next 30 days. Two bonafide guitar legends with over 80 studio albums combined! Learn more about these artists below.
45 years of touring. Over 70 studio albums. Phil Keaggy is one of the most admired guitarists in music. This Master Course will cover the 30 principles that have made him one of the world's finest players. Offered in 1080p and supplemented with tabs, JamTracks, and Master PDF.
For the uninitated, Tony MacAlpine in a lead guitar legend with over 30 years of albums, performances and touring. This course is titled "Tony MacAlpine's Signature Leads" for a reason. Tony will dissect 30 of his favorite motiffs, lead lines, and solos from his 30 year history and break them down step-by-step in an easy-to-digest manner. Offered in 1080p quality.
Knowledge is key, experience is paramount. While learning from 1-on-1 lessons proves beneficial, neglecting the opportunity to learn from a variety of guitar pros is a bit crazy. Learn more and view all guitar teachers.
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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.
Slide Guitar #21: Acoustic Style of Robert JohnsonDig a little more in to the sound of the Delta Blues by looking at the style of Robert Johnson. The story goes that Johnson sold his soul to the devil in order to play the guitar. He went from town to town playing for change early in his career and continues to be an inspiration to many!
- Aug 20th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #15: HarmonicsHarmonics can be a great tool for adding flavor and uniqueness to your solo guitar pieces. In this lesson, Calum shows us an excerpt from his song "Waiting" to demonstrate the use of pinch harmonics.
- Aug 19th, 2017 at 12:00 pm CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #14: Right Hand DevelopmentIn this lesson, Calum shows some advanced right hand techniques like rasguedo, string security and string skipping.
- Aug 18th, 2017 at 12:00 pm CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #13: One Man BandPart of mastering this style on the acoustic guitar is learning how to make your guitar take on the personality of many different instruments. In this lesson, Calum shows how to incorporate different techniques that will make you sound like a one man band!
- Aug 10th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #12: Yoga For Your FingersAs you can probably see, playing in Calum's style requires lots of dexterity and strength in your fingers! Well, it just so happens that he has a great set of exercises to help you gain that strength and dexterity: Yoga for your fingers!
- Aug 9th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #11: Thinking RhythmicallyAs important as melody and harmony are, the acoustic guitar affords a unique opportunity to emphasize another musical element: rhythm. Calum shows us how to think of our guitar as percussion instrument or even a drum set in this lesson.
- Aug 8th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Acoustic Artistry with Calum Graham #10: Call and AnswerIn this lesson Calum takes a look at he traditional, time honored technique of the call and answer, putting it into a modern sounding fingerstyle passage.
- Aug 7th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Style of George Harrison #29: Indian/Sitar Basics - Part 2In this lesson, John continues to explore the Indian/Sitar style as applied to electric guitar.
- Aug 6th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Phil Keaggy Master Course #14: Using Multiple Capos, Part 2If you've ever used a lever capo, you know they can be a mechanical, yet musical addition to the guitar. In this lesson, Phil demonstrates not one, but using two lever capos at the same time!
- Aug 4th, 2017 at 3:37 pm CDT
Phil Keaggy Master Course #12: Picking Hand DevelopmentPhil is uniquely qualified to talk about picking hand development. Having endured many challenges in this area, Phil tells us his story of overcoming those challenges, and gives you a closeup look at some of his picking hand techniques.
- Aug 4th, 2017 at 2:43 pm CDT
Tony will dissect 30 of his favorite motifs, lead lines, and solos from his 30 year history and break them down.
Our long-awaited Master Course with Phil Keaggy is now available. Learn the secrets of one of the instrument's greatest players.
A 10-week live course which will take your rhythm playing to the next level. Acoustic and electric welcome.
Calum Graham, one of the finest upcoming acoustic guitar players, teaches the ins and outs of his eclectic style.
This course is all about taking the best parts of the songs you love and incorporating them into your playing.
Want all the skills you need to play your favorite songs for yourself, or even your friends and family? This is for you.
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