Beginner Guitar: The All-in-One Guide Essentials Course
Everything you need to know to begin playing guitar
It’s the perfect way to start playing guitar!
In this video companion to Beginner Guitar: The All-in-One Guide, we will explore:
- How to select a guitar
- The parts of your guitar
- Tuning your guitar
- Fret and picking hand technique
- What chords are
- Tips to help you change chords easily
- An introduction to note reading including accidentals
- How to read tablature
- And much more! (Scroll down to view the full curriculum)
It's over an hour of FREE video lessons to help you get you started playing guitar today!
The Beginner Guitar: All-in-One Guide Audio Companion Course, which includes audio files for each exercise in the book so you can hear how they sound.
Christian J. Triola holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Music (Jazz Studies); a Master’s Degree in Education; has taught guitar, bass, mandolin, ukulele, and piano for over 20 years; and has played in a variety of bands in addition to his many solo performances. He is the author of The Missing Method for Guitar brand of books, including Beginner Guitar: the All-in-One Guide, the Guitar Chords Made series, Technique Master series, and The Missing Method for Guitar Note Reading Series.
Together with his wife of 13 years, he is dedicated to creating high quality instructional materials to inspire and empower all levels of guitar player, from absolute beginners to professional musicians. Learn more and subscribe for free guitar playing tips at themissingmethod.com.
PreviewIntroduction to the Course (2:01)
StartBasics 1: How to Practice (1:28)
StartBasics 2: Types of Guitars (3:27)
StartBasics 3: What to Look for When Buying a Guitar (8:45)
StartBasics 4: About Your Guitar (8:29)
StartBasics 5: How to Tune Your Guitar (7:14)
StartBasics 6: How to Hold the Guitar (1:16)
StartBasics 7: Picking Hand Technique (3:57)
StartBasics 8: Fret Hand Technique (3:56)
StartChords 1: What are they? (2:49)
StartChords 2: How to Read a Chord Chart (2:48)
StartChords 3: Chord Technique (2:38)
StartChords 4: How to Read Slash Notation (1:57)
StartChords 5: Rhythms (1:56)
StartChords 6: How to Change from Chord to Chord Smoothly (3:40)
StartChords 7: Using Visualization to Learn Chords Faster (2:56)