16 Guitar Chords to Jam With - (Beginner - Intermediate)

Beginner to intermediate guitar lesson on chords and strum patterns. Learn to read chord charts and apply chords.
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Instructed by Daniel Luthjohn Music / Instruments
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

Have you ever understood why learning chords is important? This course aims to show you just that. In this course we will learn how to read a chord chart properly, learn 16 chords, and there are some great examples of how to use those chords and apply them to different musical genres and styles.

These guitar lessons are geared toward the beginner to intermediate guitarist.

Learn 16 standard chords with the downloadable chord chart and follow along. We cover each chord in detail and then move onto some practical examples.

This course is about an hour long and gets straight to the point. You will learn the ins and outs of 16 great chords. Your musical vocabulary will increase as well.

Take this course to get on the fast track to knowing all of your standard chords and actually be able to apply that knowledge.

What are the requirements?

  • Download and print out included chord chart.
  • A basic understanding of guitar chords and a desire to learn more is helpful, but not absolutely required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Read guitar chord charts with ease.
  • Play multiple strumming patterns.
  • Play 16 guitar chords and apply them to different styles.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is perfect for the beginner to intermediate guitar player who wants to grow their knowledge of chords and how to apply them.
  • This course is not for advanced guitarists.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Intro: 16 Chords to Jam with
Course Overview
Preview
02:28
05:21

Please download and print your chord chart to get the most out of this section. We will go through how to read the chord chart.

Chord Overview
Preview
01:30
Section 2: Learn the Chords
E, E7, and Em
Preview
02:12
A, A7, and Am
03:44
D, D7, and Dm
02:56
C and C7
02:17
G and G7
02:05
B7 and Bm
03:01
F
04:02
Section 3: Chord Combos and Styles
Combos and Styles Overview
Preview
00:57
Blues
Preview
03:03
Rock
00:55
Pop Rock
02:29
Southern Rock
01:51
50's Rock
02:50
Folk
03:21
Country
01:43
Acoustic Rock
01:37
Section 4: Words of Advice on Practicing
Words of Advice
02:23

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Instructor Biography

Daniel Luthjohn, Guitar Instructor

Daniel Luthjohn has been playing guitar for 23 years. He has toured internationally and played events for Kevin Costner, Antonio Banderes, Bruce Willis, Don Johnson and many more. Daniel has been teaching guitar, bass, and drums locally in Colorado for over 10 years. His style is blues and rock based with a hint of pop rock acoustic. Daniel produces music and video in his spare time as well as developing iOS and web applications. His teaching style is easy to follow and makes learning guitar easy.

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