Guitar Lessons

Beginner Guitar Lessons

These are our beginner guitar lessons that are simplified to allow the user to fully comprehend the information. Feel free to download, print out, and share the files with other guitar players (and while you are at it, feel free to let others know about our website).

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We are constantly updating our guitar lessons page so we encourage you to check back often – you don’t want to miss out…

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   New Beginner Guitar Lessons added below…   

1 – The “G” chord   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

2 – The “C” chord   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

3 – The “G” and “C” Chords   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

4 – Learning the Names of the Strings   VIDEO CLIP!

5 – Tuning the Guitar   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

6 – Holding the Guitar / Holding the Pick   HANDOUT!

7 – Sharps and Flats / Learning more Notes   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

8 – Using an Electronic Tuner   VIDEO CLIP!

9 – First Barre Chord in “F”   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

10 – Barre Chord Exercise for Beginners   VIDEO CLIP! 

11 – The  D – C – G  Chords and Progression   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

12 – Simple Harmonics   VIDEO CLIP!          

13 – The  A – D – E – A Chord Progression   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

14 – How to read Tablature   HANDOUT!

15 – The “G” chord (two ways to play)   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

16 – The “A” chord (two ways to play)   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

17 – Open String Regular Chords    VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!

18 – 2 Note Power Chords on the “A” String    VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

19 – 2 Note Power Chords on the “E” String   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

20 – Freebird (just the chords)   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

21 – Iron Man “Trick”   VIDEO CLIP!

22 – Smoke on the Water   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!   

23 – Wish You Were Here (chords only)   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

24 – D – D/C – D/G “Split” Chord Progression   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

25 – More Regular Chords in all the Keys Below… 

Regular Chords in “A” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “A” – Handout

Regular Chords in “B” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “B” – Handout

Regular Chords in “C” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “C” – Handout

Regular Chords in “D” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “D” – Handout

Regular Chords in “E” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “E” – Handout

Regular Chords in “F” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “F” – Handout

Regular Chords in “G” – Video Clip      Regular Chords in “G” – Handout

26 – String Winder Example   VIDEO CLIP!

27 – What is “Sustain” (basic example)   VIDEO CLIP!     

28 – Wiping Down your Strings (basic example)   VIDEO CLIP!  

29 – Horse with No Name (Intro Only)   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

30 – Electric Guitar Examples   VIDEO CLIP!    

31 – Basic 2-Note “Blues Boogie” Riff in “E”   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!        

32 – Basic 2-Note “Blues Boogie” Riff in “A”   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT! 

33 – Acoustic Guitar Examples   VIDEO CLIP!    

34 – 12-String Guitar Examples   VIDEO CLIP!    

35 – 3 Types of Guitars (examples)   VIDEO CLIP!

36 – The “D” Rock / Blues Progression (A-String)   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

37 – Acoustic “Clip On” Tuner Example   VIDEO CLIP!       

38 – Guitar Practice Tips / Information     HANDOUT!

39 – Practice Schedule for Guitar Players   HANDOUT!

Let us know if there are certain guitar lessons (or subjects) that you would like to see covered in our Beginner Guitar Lessons menu section, and we will do our best to add it to the collection of lessons above. 

Email all suggestions to  AVCSSGuitarWorld@gmail.com

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