My Course has recently featured in the Udemy Instructor Innovation Awards, where my course '7 Decades of Strumming' won the award for 'Incorporate Practice Activities into Lecture Video'.
This course welcomes both acoustic & electric guitar players to the world of Strumming, Rhythm, Timing & Chord Transition, as well as barre chords, slides, licks, picking, riffs and many more awesome skills. Inside the course I focuses on the important basics as well as all the crucial guitar tips and techniques that are vital for your fast progression from beginner to a more advanced level.
This course starts at the Rock n Roll era of 1950's, and in each module we cover the most popular & influenced songs of that decade, focusing on the most influential strumming patterns of music in each era..
The average length of each video is approximately 12 minutes and the course gives a broad insight into learning the most important strumming patterns ever recorded, while providing a solid basis for more advanced guitar styles.
You will learn all the crucial skills and styles adapted from each era of Music. And you will gradually work your way from 1950, to the 1960's, 70's, 80's, 90's 2000's and 2010 +.
Each lesson is influenced by the worlds biggest bands and artists such as Elvis, Beatles, Pink Floyd, AC/DC, Nirvana, Oasis, The Killers, Cold Play and much much more and include on-screen guitar tablature, chord diagrams and interactive tablature that moves while you play along and jam with me.
The course will cover the most important strumming skills for your guitar playing such as plam muting, picking and strumming, accents and dynamics, slides and hammer on's, blues, rock, punk, grunge, pop, folk and much much more ...
The Influences You Will Learn From:
1950's - Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry
1960's - The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan
1970's - The Clash, Rod Stewart, Pink Floyd
1980's - The Jam, AC/DC, David Bowie
1990's - Nirvana, Oasis, Pulp
2000's - The Killers, James Blunt, Cold Play
2010 + - Ed Sheeran, The Lumineers, Adele
Jack Long has over 20 years experience in playing the guitar professionally, and over 10 years experience teaching the guitar. His greatest success to date is teaching millions of students world wide via his youtube channel, with a fan following of over 15,000 students.