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How To Play Guitar For Beginners

Kevin Zugschwert

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13 Videos (48m)
    • How to hold guitar and pick

      1:50
    • Tuning

      2:55
    • Warmingupwiththechromaticscale

      4:26
    • Musical Staff

      1:26
    • Note types etc

      0:50
    • Musical Alphabet

      3:59
    • Notes on the First String

      4:32
    • Notes on the second string

      4:18
    • Notes from the first and second string

      3:14
    • Notes on the Third String

      5:11
    • Notes on the Fourth String

      4:54
    • Notes on the Fifth String

      5:21
    • Notes on the Sixth String

      4:51

About This Class

How to play guitar for beginners may just be your very first guitar lesson. It cover the very basics of learning your way around the instrument.

From the beginning you'll learn;

  1. How to hold the guitar and guitar pick
  2. How to tune a guitar
  3. How to warm-up utilizing the chromatic scale
  4. What the musical staff is and how to read it
  5. What a time signature is, note types, and rhythm 
  6. The musical alphabet
  7. 17 notes on all 6 strings in the open position
  8. Song examples using what you've learned