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533 reviews

About the Course

Grasp the essentials needed to begin playing acoustic or electric guitar. You'll learn an easy approach to get you playing quickly, through a combination of exploring the instrument, performance technique, and basic music theory. For students who have long thought about picking up the acoustic or electric guitar, this course will provide an easy-access foundation that will get you playing. When first learning guitar, it is important to have the material presented in stages, in an enjoyable way that allows you to grasp the basics of the instrument and music. The course begins simply with the parts of the guitar, the names of the strings, tuning, and technique—whether finger-style or pick. It then explores the basics of music theory with such topics as scales, triads, power chords, and fingering and shapes. At the end of this course, students will understand the structure, parts, and accessories of the instrument, in addition to an understanding of its basic maintenance. Electric guitar players will learn the operation of their instrument along with basic options for amplification, effect pedals, and sounds. Students will also learn to develop correct technique and apply theory concepts to their playing. They will have the foundational knowledge necessary to pursue most intermediate guitar courses....

Top reviews

SM

Sep 12, 2020

If you want to learn guitar no matter which guitar you want to learn acoustic or electric if you are a beginner then quickly join this course it will really help you to upgrade your skills in guitar.

MH

Apr 05, 2020

This course was a brilliant experience. My special thanks to Thadeus Hoggart for his patient and well organized course. Highly recommended for all those who are planning to start playing the Guitar.

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By shann

Mar 01, 2016

i like this though i did not finished it

By Luis P L

Jun 13, 2020

Very interesting for absolute begginers.

By Ajay C

Nov 21, 2017

A good way to learn the basics of guitar

By Eric F d M A

Aug 11, 2020

Excellent course and very nice method!

By Jason L

Jun 12, 2016

Great music course deserves spreading!

By cristian.menajovsky@gmail.com

Nov 11, 2015

Excelent pace, depth and... rithm! :-)

By Jefferson E C M

Jun 17, 2016

Empezaremos la otra semana con toda!!

By Laura M M E

May 30, 2016

Genial. Aprendí mucho. Muchas gracias

By DEEPAK R P

Mar 19, 2016

Great Course !! Awesome Experience...

By Aldo A S Z

Sep 10, 2015

A nice introduction to playing guitar

By Segarceanu O D

Jan 02, 2018

great introductory course to guitar.

By chenkangshu

Oct 10, 2015

easy to learn!!!I like it so much!!!

By Sheryl C R

Aug 31, 2015

I like the way he teaches the basic.

By 雷沁颖

Mar 21, 2016

Great course for a guitar beginner!

By Roshni G

Jan 23, 2016

I'm enjoying creating my own music!

By tehchubbyninja

Aug 10, 2020

Great Course! I really enjoyed it!

By Arjay G

May 08, 2017

perfect ..thanks for the xperience

By WILLMAN S F G

Nov 10, 2015

Excellent aproach to the Guitar!!!

By John T

May 28, 2020

A very nice course for beginners.

By Yanlong

May 15, 2020

Really really good to get started

By Ankit K D

Apr 22, 2020

Thankyou for such a good platform

By Gerakaris D S

Jul 11, 2018

Amazing course. Congratulations!!

By NITISH C M

Aug 21, 2015

very good understanding of guitar

By Rama J

May 19, 2020

perfect course to start a guitar

By Rodrigo A

May 07, 2018

Nice for completly beginners : )