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Beginner Guitar Lessons

In addition to these lessons, you may also want to check out the guitar chords and guitar strumming sections, as well as the reading guitar music section for more on the basics of learning guitar.

Learning the Notes on the Neck of the Guitar
Getting to know the names of the notes on the neck of the guitar is essential for both for lead and rhythm guitar. Easily master the notes on the neck.

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How to Use a Chromatic Guitar Tuner
Learning how to tune your guitar is essential as a beginning guitar player. Learn how to tune a guitar using a chromatic tuner.

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Guitar Chord Help
Need a little help with guitar chords? Here are a few chord troubleshooting tips to help out.

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How To Read Guitar Chord Charts
Reading guitar chord charts is essential as a beginning guitar player. Learn how to decode chord diagrams.

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Using a Guitar Pick
Learning how to use a pick is an important first step in learning to play guitar. Learn the basics of how to hold and use a guitar pick.

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Holding the Guitar
Learn all of the basic ways to hold a guitar in both sitting and standing positions.

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Parts of the Guitar
Here are the basic parts of an electric and acoustic guitar that you should become familiar with when first learning to play guitar.

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7 Basic Guitar Chords For Beginners
Learn 7 of the most basic guitar chords for beginners. These beginning guitar chords are the ones to learn first.

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All guitar lessons on are in the process of being updated. Below are some beginner guitar lessons from the old website that have not made it to the new one yet.

The Beginners Guide To Playing The Guitar - New to guitar? Then here is a great place to start learning how to play guitar. From easy guitar chords, to easy guitar songs.

Learn & Master Guitar: Review - reviews this popular guitar course. If you are looking for beginning guitar lessons, be sure to check this out.

Tuning the Guitar

Basic Guitar Tuning - How to tune a guitar. In this beginner guitar lesson you will learn the most basic guitar tuning method, tune with a piano, electronic guitar tuners, tuning forks, etc...

Tuning the guitar with harmonics - This guitar lesson covers harmonics tuning which is the next step in learning to accurately tune your guitar.

Basics of Guitar Hand Position

Left hand position on the guitar - This beginning guitar lesson helps you learn the basics of left hand position on the guitar.

How to hold a note - Guitarist Dario Patrono from "Guitar Tips For Kids" teaches you how to properly hold a note on the guitar.

Learn the names of the notes on the guitar

Note Names on the guitar - In this guitar lesson you will learn the names of notes on the neck of the guitar.

Octave Shapes for guitar - Learn the notes on the neck of the guitar using octave shapes.

Note Recognition - Guitarist Chris Morano teaches you how get to know the names of the notes on the neck of the guitar in this guitar lesson.