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CLASS PRACTICE AUDIO – ABSOLUTE BEGINNER

Absolute Beginner Audio 1

Lesson One: To play guitar, you must pick up your guitar and… play!

1.) Introduction


2.) Lead with Plant Finger D-G, One Strum per Measure


3.) Practice Tips

 

 

 

 

Absolute Beginner Audio 2

Lesson Two: Lock Your Hand in With the Beat

1.) Lock Your Hand in With the Beat. D to G Quarter Note Strums.


2.) Eighth Notes Up and Down (Batman)


3.) Practice Tips

 

 

 

 

 

Absolute Beginner Audio 3

Lesson Three: Leave Fingers Down.

1) G-Em-C-D7 with Four Strums Per Measure


2.) Practice Tips

 

 

 

Absolute Beginner Audio 4

Lesson Four: Alternate Strums

1.) D-A7-G-A7 with Eighth Note Strums


2.) Small Barre Sliding Triplet


3.) Practice Tips

 

 

 

Absolute Beginner Audio 5

Lesson Five: Riffing

1.) Wild Riff


2.) Alt 8s G-D-Am-Am-G-D-C-C


3.) Practice Tips

Absolute Beginner Audio 6

Lesson Six: Basic Strum – Keep the Hand Moving

1.) Basic Strum G-C-G-C-G-C-D-D


2.) Practice Tips

Absolute Beginner Audio 7

Lesson Seven: Best Strum

1.) Best Strum G-C-G-D


2.) Practice Tips

Absolute Beginner Audio 8

Lesson Eight: Mixed Rhythms

1.) Basic Strum in G, Best Strum in Em


2.) Split Measure C-D with Basic Strum


3.) Practice Tips

Absolute Beginner Audio 9

Lesson Nine: A

1.) Review of the Wild Riff


2.) A-D Best


3.) Practice Tips