Guitar Playing Crash Course for Beginners

Learn everything you need to know to start learning and playing guitar right now!
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (145 ratings)
7,716 students
33min of on-demand video

After taking this course you will be able to play your first song and start your guitar playing journey!


  • No Skills Required!


In this course you will learn everything you need to know to start playing guitar right now.

You will learn:

How to hold the guitar

How to use your right and left hand

How to read chord and scale charts

How to read tabs

How to read sheet music

Your first song - What I Got By Sublime

This course was designed to give anybody the tools they need to start learning guitar on your own from the comfort of your own home! If you have any questions or feedback please feel free to let me know!

Who this course is for:

  • Anybody who has never touched guitar before or wants some technique help.


Austin Reed is a Touring Musician Touring The Worl
Austin Reed
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 145 Reviews
  • 7,743 Students
  • 1 Course

Austin Reed is a Touring Musician currently in Western Asia. He has been playing guitar for almost 10 years now. He studied Guitar Performance & Music Theory @ UNM and is now aspiring to become a full time touring artist. It is his life's goal to bring people together though music in anyway that he can! Please feel free to ask Austin any questions!

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