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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.

Harold W. Arberg - The Caissons Song

Harold W. Arberg - The Caissons Song

Jim teaches the traditional Army song, which is typically also called "The Army Song" or "Caissons Go Rolling."
  • Jun 26th, 2018 at 3:49 pm CST

Thomas Arne - My Country Tis of Thee

Thomas Arne - My Country Tis of Thee

Jim Deeming teaches both a simple and advanced version of the classic American tune "My Country Tis of Thee."
  • Jun 26th, 2018 at 3:48 pm CST

Daniel Butterfield - Taps

Daniel Butterfield - Taps

Jim Deeming teaches a simple rendition of the military trumpet tune "Taps."
  • Jun 26th, 2018 at 3:47 pm CST

Song Lesson - The Halls of Montezuma

Song Lesson - The Halls of Montezuma

Here is Jim's fine arrangement of the patriotic classic - "The Halls of Montezuma" a.k.a. The Marine Corp Hymn. This arrangement taught on acoustic guitar is reminiscent of something Chet Atkins or Jerry Reed would play, and includes a little familiar surprise melody at the end. Check it out!
  • Jun 23rd, 2018 at 10:00 am CST

Song Lesson - America the Beautiful

Song Lesson - America the Beautiful

What happens when you combine a beautiful, classic melody with modern guitar tone and technique? You get Chris Liepe's version of America the Beautiful! Join Chris as he shares his unique, delay driven rendition of this American classic.
  • Jun 22nd, 2018 at 10:00 am CST

New Course: Functional Rock Guitar Theory

New Course: Functional Rock Guitar Theory

Will Ripley brings us an easy to follow approach to music theory: Functional Rock Guitar Theory. Designed for someone just out of the beginner stage of guitar playing, Functional Rock Guitar Theory breaks down the concepts that you will use in your everyday playing. In addition, it is geared towards rock and blues guitar, which means it is tailored to concepts that will advance your playing in those genres!
  • Jan 29th, 2018 at 12:17 pm CST

Mike Dawes Master Course Now Available

Mike Dawes Master Course Now Available

Start your fingerstyle foray under the tutelage of a world-class player. Mike Dawes teaches you to go from a fingerstyle newbie to playing some of his most advanced compositions. 33-lessons to both inspire and challenge any guitarist, exclusively from JamPlay.
  • Jan 27th, 2018 at 6:42 pm CST

Aaron Marshall Master Course #22: Melody in a Complex Progression

Aaron Marshall Master Course #22: Melody in a Complex Progression

Aaron is once again taking a look at melody from the standpoint of a progression. This time he uses the same exercise in a more complex manner.
  • Dec 24th, 2017 at 4:42 pm CST

Aaron Marshall Master Course #21: More on Interesting Progressions

Aaron Marshall Master Course #21: More on Interesting Progressions

Using his song By Far and Away, Aaron discusses his use of interesting chord progressions.
  • Dec 23rd, 2017 at 4:41 pm CST

Aaron Marshall Master Course #20: Analyzing a Chord Progression for a Melody

Aaron Marshall Master Course #20: Analyzing a Chord Progression for a Melody

If you've ever struggled to come up with a melody that works for a given song, a good path to take is analyzing the chords you're playing over. In lesson 20 Aaron discusses his approach to analyzing a chord progression to create a melody.
  • Dec 22nd, 2017 at 4:41 pm CST
Blues Masters and Disciples Blues Masters and Disciples

We learn the blues in this exciting exploration of the biggest blues legends of all time.

Bridging the Gap Bridging the Gap

This course is all about helping beginner players ascend to the next level of playing.

Store Update Store Update

The store has been updated with new shirts, hats, beanies, picks and stickers!

Inside Out: A Guide to Fretboard Mastery Inside Out: A Guide to Fretboard Mastery

This course provides a bottom up approach to learning the entirety of the fretboard using the basic CAGED system.

Sarah Longfield Master Course Sarah Longfield Master Course

Sarah's JamPlay exclusive course reveals her advanced techniques, how she creates and records her music and much more.

Six-String Problem Solver Six-String Problem Solver

If you're on your way to learning electric guitar but still have some problems, this course is for you.

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