Follow your dream and learn to play your favorite songs. Forget about tablature and random YouTube videos. Our song lessons are proven to help you learn songs fast, easy, and accurately. Often times, our songs are also taught by the original band member or composer, giving you an unparalleled learning experience!
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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.
Learn to harness the power of 3-on-a-string scales to learn and master your entire fretboard, and sound cool doing it.
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.
Transposition, is a vital skill for any versatile musician. In this lesson, Don introduces the basics and demonstrates how it's done.
- Jun 21st, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Using our chord knowledge, we will start working on recognizing chord changes by ear through a number of listening exercises.
- Jun 20th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
There's lots to unpack here with all of the various rhythmic variations. It has a chime, yet it is tight and full of range. Have fun with this one!
- Jun 19th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Slide players are all of the map when it comes to using their fingers or picks to get certain sounds or play certain lines. You'll get a great look at the basics of playing with a pick as well as fingers when it comes to dialing in the slide sound for a particular situation.
- Jun 18th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Building off of what we've learned about the major chords in C Major, Don walks through all the diatonic chords and lays the groundwork for building progressions.
- Jun 17th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Stuart will go through many different types of slides and discuss why there is such a great variety. You'll learn what each slide in the arsenal is best at, and what to watch out for when selecting your slide.
- Jun 16th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Continue strengthening your ear with Don with some listening exercises based around the I, IV and V chords in C Major.
- Jun 15th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Should you use your trusty multi-purpose axe for slide or should you dedicate a specific guitar in your collection for the task? How should it be set up? What about string gauge? Stuart covers all this and more in this must watch lesson!
- Jun 14th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
This series by Stuart Ziff is one of the most comprehensive looks at all of the ins and outs of Slide Guitar playing you'll find anywhere. Once Stuart gets your tools and gear whipped into shape, he'll dive into the styles of some of the most influential Slide players in history and inspire you to start or improve your Slide skills with all of the great included examples and backing tracks.
- Jun 13th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
In this lesson, Don examines three chords that are perhaps the most ubiquitous chords you'll find throughout mainstream music. Learn to recognize these chord intervals by ear.
- Jun 13th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Bring some new flavor to your favorite chords by exploring some of the possible shapes used by George Harrison and the Beatles.
- Jun 11th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Rhythm guitar never gets as much attention as lead playing, but it's just as vital to the musical landscape. In this lesson, John examines some of the background work that George did when he wasn't playing the lead part.
- Jun 10th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
In this lesson, John takes a look at the chord soloing style found in mid-Beatle's era songs, primarily the style found on the album, Rubber Soul.
- Jun 9th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
You'll be playing over a Carl Perkins track, but you'll get to borrow from many of the influences you've been studying over the length of this course and working on improvising your own solo!
- Jun 8th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
In the show tune vein of Till There Was You, John explores the jazzy side of George's playing.
- Jun 7th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
Learn a Carl Perkins solo in the style of Matchbox, a song that was covered by the Beatles. You'll start off with some lower register single notes and then work up the neck in typical Perkins fashion. You'll also get to study more of the rhythmic syncopation that Perkins is so known for!
- Jun 6th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
We're going to learn a couple of solo breaks in the style of Cliff Gallup in this lesson based on a tune that Gene Vincent did called "Racin' With The Devil". Roll up your sleeves and lets get at it!
- Jun 5th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT
In this lesson, John explores a George's more aggressive rock style. Think Mersey beat era with a little surf rock mixed in.
- Jun 4th, 2017 at 10:00 am CDT