Courses

  • 4 Lessons

    Chord Magic 201 – Beyond Beginner Chords

    Ready to stretch beyond the open “folk” chords? This is the next step. We’ll start off by working on “problem chords”. You’ll learn alternate ways of playing "bar chords". We’ll cover “Fun and Interesting Chords”, several “slash” chords, diminished chords, three note chords, Major 7 chords, "Jazzy Chords" and, my favorite, suspended chords. ** NO BAR CHORDS**
  • 14 Lessons

    Classic Guitar Riffs/Licks #1

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  • 12 Lessons

    Classic Guitar Riffs/Licks #2

    A lot of the fun of playing guitar is learning to play songs you like. For a lot of guitar players this was the reason…
  • 12 Lessons

    Ear Training (By Copy Play)

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  • 10 Lessons

    Fingerpicking Magic 101 – Foundations

    Many self-taught guitar "pickers" develop bad habits and unnecessary tension when learning fingerstyle guitar. This course will teach critical basic technique and give you a solid foundation that you can build on.
  • 4 Lessons

    Fingerpicking Magic 102 – Patterns

    Dive right into learning popular fingerpicking patterns including "Travis Style" and patterns made famous by groups like Kansas and Fleetwood Mac. Recommendation: If you're new to fingerstyle guitar I recommend completing Fingerpicking Magic 101 to learn basic fingerstyle technique and good basic habits.
  • 13 Lessons

    Guitar Practice In The Real World

    Playing Guitar And The Challenges of Modern Life I originally got the idea for this when I was reading a biography of the famous classical…
  • 5 Lessons

    Improvisation FastTrack 101

    Improvising on guitar can be a lot of fun. In this course module you’ll learn the most used scale for soloing. Then you’ll learn how to combine notes from the scale with riffs and techniques to sound like a pro. You’ll apply what you’ve learned using the included Jam Tracks (like jamming with a band). Completing this course gives you the tools to jam with Jam Tracks or a band in the style of pop, rock, and blues.
  • 12 Lessons

    Latin Jazz Chord Adventure

    When Your Eyes Meet Mine (by Tomas Michaud)  You need to login or register to bookmark/favorite this content.
  • 8 Lessons

    Learning The Fretboard

    Knowing your way around the guitar fretboard will open new levels of understanding and confidence. It helps with movable chords (as in “barre chords”) movable scales, learning songs, techniques, and generally being able to get around the guitar fretboard easily.
  • 9 Lessons

    New Flamenco Guitar Mini Course

    Play the style of Spanish Guitar made famous by the Gipsy King, Ottmar Liebert and Jesse Cook (to name a few). I’ve combined the basic elements of this style into a step-by-step easy to follow course. Get ready to catapult you into the world of exotic Rumba Flamenco Spanish guitar.
  • 9 Lessons

    Practical Guitar Theory

    This short course will give you a solid foundation in music theory that you can build on.  Each lesson is designed to be practical and…
  • 5 Lessons

    Rapid Learning System 101 – Chords And Strums

    In this course I've combined a systematic step-by-step approach to learning the basic fundamentals of playing guitar along with techniques from my Rapid Learning System.
  • 4 Lessons

    Rumba Flamenco Song Workshops

    IMPORTANT! Download the Workbook  You need to login or register to bookmark/favorite this content.
  • 5 Lessons

    Rumba Flamenco Spanish Guitar

    Learn Rumba Flamenco rhythm and improvisation.
  • 3 Lessons

    Spanish Fingerpicking Guitar

    Learn fingerstyle guitar with a Spanish flair. The course includes the ever popular Malagueña. If you're new to fingerstyle guitar I recommend completing or reviewing Fingerpicking Magic 101 to learn basic fingerstyle technique and good basic habits.
  • 3 Lessons

    Supersonic Guitar Warmup Exercises

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  • 9 Lessons

    Using A Capo And Changing Keys

    Using a capo is a valuable skill.  One of the most important uses is to raise or lower the pitch of a song to make it easier to sing along. In this course module, you'll learn the ins and out of changing keys with a capo and without a capo. The course includes several practical exercises with Play-Along tracks. You'll also get my unique Key Change Chord Chart along with the instruction to make rapid key changes.