In this class you'll learn everything you need to know to get started playing the guitar from SQUARE ONE! These are lessons that all guitar players need to master no matter what genre they want to play. This included:
To get started, you'll need to know some basic information about the anatomy of the guitar. In our first few lessons we cover the important vocabulary terms that apply to all types of guitars. These are really important terms to know if you are going to buy your first guitar or if you are just starting to learn how to play. If you want to play anything from Metal, to Blues, to Samba, to Rock, understanding the anatomy of the guitar will get you headed in the right direction.
Note: The nylon string guitar is also commonly referred to as a Classical Guitar.
LESSON SUMMARY: READING A GUITAR TUNER
LESSON SUMMARY: PLAYING GUITAR WITH PROPER POSTURE
LESSON SUMMARY: PLAYING THE GUITAR WITH YOUR FINGERS
LESSON SUMMARY: TIPS FOR YOUR RIGHT HAND
LESSON SUMMARY: POSITIONING YOUR LEFT HAND
LESSON SUMMARY: FRETTING NOTES
LESSON SUMMARY: READING CHORD DIAGRAMS
Chord Diagrams: A grid that gives you a snapshot of what strings and frets to press at a single point in time. Chord diagrams also tell you what fingers to use.
E-Minor in Chord Diagram
E-Minor in Tablature
LESSON SUMMARY: INTRODUCTION TO CHORDS
LESSON SUMMARY: TRANSITIONING BETWEEN CHORDS
LESSON SUMMARY: MUSICAL KEYS
LESSON SUMMARY: MAJOR AND MINOR BARRE CHORDS
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