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Beginner to Advanced Tutorials On All The Aspects of Guitar

guitar lessons Learning how to play the guitar is a wonderful, never-ending journey.

In the beginning, your fingers hurt and your hands are weak but don't worry: with practice, little by little, your skills will improve. We've all been through this.

On this big page, you find all the free lessons available on this site, grouped by topics and experience level.

Use these lessons along the free downloads , the interactive learning software and the complete ebooks and you will improve in no time.

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0) Never Touched a Guitar Before?

Then jump to your first guitar lesson, created for those who never picked up a guitar before and need to know how to start learning guitar.


1) How To Practice Guitar and How The Brain Learns

Here you find some smart strategies that have the power to multiply the effectiveness of the hours spent in practice. The latest findings in neuroscience and about how the brain learns can help guitarists too. Practice smart, not hard!


2) Chords: How To Play and Build Them

Chords are the soul of guitar playing. There exist lots of different chords shapes. Here you'll learn all those shapes and the theory needed to know how to create new chords in any fretboard area.


3) How To Assemble Chords Together In The Right Way

The secrets on why some chords play well together are unveiled in this section. Learn the most used chord sequences, and how to tweak them to create new ideas and unique songs. You'll learn about secondary dominants, borrowed chords, key modulation, and a magic tool called the Circle Of Fifths, an ingenious device that embeds all the music theory you need.


4) Learn Your Fretboard: Notes, Geometry, Applied Theory

The number one advice for those who want to jump to the next level: learn your fretboard! With the resources in this section, you'll learn how to navigate the fretboard fluently, how to find note names, intervals, and inversion. Probably the most appreciated part of this whole site!


5) Play Guitar Scales Along All The Neck And Create Great Solos

In this section, you'll find all the resources you need to learn scales on guitar: major, minor, pentatonic, exotic scales, arpeggios, all of them played all along the fretboard in different shapes (4 notes box, 3 notes per string and other patterns). Equipped with this knowledge, you'll start creating great solos.

6) Apply Your Guitar Knowledge To Songs and New Genres


Don't ever forget that for a fruitful practice we must have fun. Music is energy, music is fun, and there is no better thing than play the songs we like, best with our friends. In this section, you'll find songs to play with your guitar, along with guides on specific genres and styles.


Extra 1) Guitar Life: Interesting Facts and People

Reading the bio and facts about our favorite guitar players is always an excellent source of inspiration. In this section, you can read about some of the masters that have taken the guitar to the next level. You'll also find advice on the life as a musician.


Extra 2) Find The Best Step-by-Step Course With Our Guides

Many students are making great progress with online lessons: we have created guides and reviews to help you find the lessons system that better fits with you. Imagine what a great guitarist you could be in one year with a professional guitar course that takes you step-by-step from A to Z.


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