Online Lessons


Beginning to fingerpick in time with click.

Posted on April 21st, in Beginners Lessons, Online Lessons. No Comments

Fingerpicking in time.



Rollin’ Solo

Posted on November 29th, in Can I Play?, Intermediate Lessons. No Comments

Here is a solo for Grade 5 Rockschool piece ‘Rollin’

and here’s the TAB
Rollin’ Solo



Rootie Tootie (solo in E major)

Posted on August 10th, in Blog, Intermediate Lessons, Sheet Music. No Comments

This is a solo on an old Hank Williams track by guitarist Zeke Turner.
It’s approachable for a beginner and has lots of good stuff to practise in there.
Here’s the sheet music;

And here’s the video.
I’ve played it twice. Once at speed and once slow.



Some jazzy chords to the tune of Dad’s Army.

Posted on July 10th, in Intermediate Lessons. No Comments

Get jammin’ on this great old theme tune!



The Major Pentatonic Scale

Posted on May 12th, in Beginners Lessons, Jam Tracks. No Comments

The major pentatonic scale is a super simple and expressive scale.
It has a very different feel from the minor pentatonic scale and this tutorial aims to get you improvising on a short backing track in the key of G major.
The chord progression is
G /G /C /C
D /D /G /G x3

PDF
GuitarPro



Intermediate Country Guitar Solo

Posted on April 20th, in Blog, Intermediate Lessons. No Comments

Here is a video analysing a simple country guitar solo, utilising a bit of ‘Chicken Pickin’ and a classic pedal steel style guitar lick. Tabs can be downloaded here and the GuitarPro file can be downloaded here



Basic Strumming

Posted on April 5th, in Beginners Lessons. No Comments

Strumming the guitar is as easy as skippedy doo flip when you understand the basic principle.
Check out this video to begin playing smooth rhythm guitar.

CLICK HERE for PDF