Guitar Chord Practice Pitfalls (chords series, Ep. 5) beginner guitar chords how to learn guitar chords series technique video lesson Nov 17, 2020

Watch out for these pitfalls in your guitar chord practice! Exercise at the end of the vid for changing chords on guitar. This is Ep.5 of my free series on how to learn guitar chords. Practice away and enjoy! :)

“Theory is great, but what about execution and mastery?”

That’s a...

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Guitar Chord Tones (chords series, Ep. 3) chord tones chords fretboard mapping how to learn guitar chords series music theory Nov 03, 2020

This third lesson on how to learn guitar chords dives into the music theory of finding and labeling guitar chord tones for any chord.

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Guitar Scale Theory (chords series, Ep. 2) beginner guitar chords how to learn guitar chords series music theory scales Oct 27, 2020

In this 2nd episode of "How to Learn Guitar Chords" we work on guitar scale theory as the source of chords

About This Lesson

Playing guitar becomes so much more fun, rewarding, and expressive when we understand what's going on in the music that we're playing.

This second episode of my lesson...

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Basic Guitar Chords for Beginners (chords series, Ep. 1) beginner guitar chords how to learn guitar chords series Oct 20, 2020

This is the first lesson in a series on how to learn guitar chords from the ground up. This first part is on the fourteen basic guitar chords for beginners.

My new multi-lesson series on how to learn guitar chords

The guitar is a special instrument because it's melodic and harmonic. It can play...

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Major Scale Modes - Guitar Modes Explained ear training modes music theory scales Oct 13, 2020

There are many major scale modes guitar lessons that exist and many ways to approach getting the guitar modes explained clearly.

My approach in this lesson focuses on seeing the difference between each of the major scale modes on the fretboard by identifying the defining note of each of the...

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Cool Guitar Chords (replacing basic chords) chord shapes chords music theory songwriting Oct 06, 2020

In this lesson I’m gonna show you some cool guitar chords.

Specifically, we’re gonna take some normal guitar chords and replace them with interesting, beautiful, dreamy, cool guitar chords.

It’s like that show extreme makeover, but with guitar chords.

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Guitar String Bending Tips bending electric guitar improvisation lead guitar soloing Sep 29, 2020

This lesson is about bending notes on guitar with my top 5 guitar string bending tips. It offers solutions to common guitar string bending problems.


0:00 - Intro
0:28 - Tip #1: Support
1:14 - Tip #2: Starting Pitch
2:03 - Tip #3: Stop at the Peak
4:44 - Tip #4: Intonate
5:36 - Tip #5: Hook Next...

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Bossa Nova Guitar Rhythm Pattern bossa nova fingerstyle fingerstyle guitar metronome nylong string guitar rhythm guitar time Sep 22, 2020

A thorough tutorial on how to play the standard Bossa Nova guitar rhythm pattern.

A thorough tutorial on how to play the standard Bossa Nova guitar rhythm pattern.
FREE pdf download: Play Any Jazz or Bossa Chord with Just 8 Shapes: http://anyjazzchord.com/

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The Girl From Ipanema Guitar Chords bossa nova fingerstyle jazz song learning Sep 15, 2020

This is a tutorial on The Girl From Ipanema guitar chords using the easiest possible chord shapes.

 

Features of this Video Lesson:

 
Easy to Play Chords (that sound smooth and professional)

This arrangement of the chords from The Girl From Ipanema is much easier to play than...
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Blues lick you've heard and might LOVE playing blues guitar intervals lead guitar licks Sep 08, 2020

This is a blues lick you've definitely heard and I think you might also love playing it!

I demonstrate and talk about how to play this bluesy lick all over the guitar and truly understand it.

The first half of the video is a demonstration and explanation on the guitar while the second half is a...

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Fall in Love with the Process, Not the Outcome (Part 1) being an artist creativity inspiration just talking mindset motivation Sep 01, 2020

I’ve come to believe that the recipe for achieving outstanding results in any area is simple: 1) Determine the outcome you want, 2) define the ongoing process that would lead to that outcome, and then 3) fall in love with that process.

To illustrate this point I’d like to share with...

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