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Guitar Basics

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This Exercise covers basic terminology for the guitar and the hands, as well as how to read chord charts.

General Goal: Learn or review guitar terms and chord charts reading.
Technique Goal: Position fingers correctly on the strings.
Repertoire Goal: None. (Note: repertoire is a critical component of our member's pedagogy.)

G chordC chord


  • Lesson 0: Watch the video.
  • Lesson 1: Study "Guitar Basics until you understand fingers, strings, and frets.
  • Lesson 2: Learn how to read a chord chart and  how to play the "G" chord and the "C" chord.

As a member, Lessons will also guide you through repertoire and technique.

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