How to Play Airplane by Plain White T's (Guitar Lesson)


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Rich Nibbe

Airplane

In this lesson, Rich teaches "Airplane" from the band Plain White T's. This relatively simple acoustic song is great for beginner fingerstylists and has a catchy melody.

Taught by Rich Nibbe in Songs with Rich Nibbe seriesLength: 21:41Difficulty: 2.0 of 5


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alfrednoelalfrednoel replied on June 26th, 2014

Thanks Rich.......great fingerstyle song and superb instruction to boot.

horstwetjenhorstwetjen replied on April 20th, 2013

This is a great lesson. I hope you add more songs soon.

sharonathomesharonathome replied on November 18th, 2012

yes, thanks for this. Nice breakdown of the song and great, clear instruction. I also really like the new three view screen shots - very helpful.

sharonathomesharonathome replied on November 18th, 2012

yes, thanks for this. Nice breakdown of the song and great, clear instruction. I also really like the new three view screen shots - very helpful.

denverperkinsdenverperkins replied on November 17th, 2012

Reautiful song, Rich. Excellent lesson.

SodaPopSodaPop replied on November 14th, 2012

Never heard of the song but love the lesson!

Chris.LiepeChris.Liepe replied on November 14th, 2012

very well done!

jboothjbooth replied on November 14th, 2012

Rich, Jason, this was a very well put together lesson. I enjoyed it. I also like the song a lot, so that's a bonus!

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Airplane

In this lesson, Rich teaches "Airplane" from the band Plain White T's. This relatively simple acoustic song is great for beginner fingerstylists and has a catchy melody.

Length: 21:41 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only

About Rich Nibbe View Full Biography Rich grew up in Southern California and lived life on the beach for most of his life. Wanting to do something fun for a living he pursued guitar as a career. After graduating from Berklee College of Music, Rich spent time teaching and understanding how to have a voice through the instrument. Gradually work and travel started to pick up which lead to a decade and a half on the road and in the studio. He has had the privilege of working with artists like Amy Grant, Vince Gill, Allison Krauss and Tommy Walker.

Rich grew up in Southern California and lived life on the beach for most of his life. Wanting to do something fun for a living he pursued guitar as a career. After graduating from Berklee College of Music, Rich spent time teaching and understanding how to have a voice through the instrument. Gradually work and travel started to pick up which lead to a decade and a half on the road and in the studio. He has had the privilege of working with artists like Amy Grant, Vince Gill, Allison Krauss and Tommy Walker.

Rich has also done sessions and led clinics all over world, including session work in South Korea.

Rich currently lives in Fort Collins, Colorado with his wife and two boys.

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