Learn how to play guitar! Our Beginner
guitar lessons will take you from the absolute basics
of how to hold and tune a guitar, all the way to being able to play chords, scales
and full songs
and guitar solos. You’ll feel confident learning with our easy-to-follow lessons
that build on
your skills slowly, so you move on to the next level with ease.
Our experienced guitar lessons
categorized into different genre courses so you can focus in on your
favorite style. These courses teach not only the chords and songs of a particular
style, but also
the grooves, music theory, music terms and tips and tricks so you can sound like the
Our song library has hundreds songs
step-by-step tutorials which break down individual
sections of each tune, so you never miss a note, including solos! With mega artists’
such as Beatles songs, Rolling Stones songs, Eagles songs, top Country songs, Eric
AC/DC songs and much more, you will find your favorite music to learn and play along
Start With Fundamentals
Fundamentals Level 1
Guitar Fundamentals Course 1 will teach you how to play guitar from step one. In
this course you will learn the absolute basics from how to tune the guitar to
playing melodies. We start you off with chords and rhythm so you can play easy
guitar songs right away. We also discuss any roadblocks you might run into like
calluses or tuning troubles, and how to overcome them. Don’t forget the toolbox
with a chord chart, a scale finder, a guitar tuner and many more tools to help
you get going.
Fundamentals Level 2
Guitar Fundamentals Course 2 kicks everything up a notch! We’ll jump right in
with more advanced rhythms, fingerpicking, and more complex chords like Major 7
chords and Bluesy chords. We also go deeper on melodies and lead playing by
integrating scales into your solos. We even touch on singing! The course ends
with recommendations on where to go with your guitar practice. Once you complete
Fundamentals Courses 1 & 2 you will be prepared to take on the style courses,
songs and any of the more advanced lessons!
Next, choose your Style!
Acoustic Level 1 & 2
Our Acoustic courses will give you everything you need for any occasion.
Whether you want to play intimate fingerpicking style, or be able to strum
away around a campfire, these courses give you the tools needed to tackle
any acoustic situation.
Level 1 & 2
From Delta Blues, Texas Shuffle and the Three Kings to modern legends, our
Blues courses cover everything to get you playing your favorite Blues styles
like your favorite Blues guitarists.
Level 1 & 2
Our Rock Style courses will enable you to rock! These lessons are in-depth.
Starting from the chords used to get proper sounds, to the rhythm and feel
of rock, to soloing, to amp and guitar gear and tones to get you sounding
just like a rock legend.
Country Level 1 & 2
The Country courses will show you step-by-step how to play authentic Country
style guitar. From strumming patterns to top Country songs, from lead
playing to gear and tone, these courses are comprehensive and will provide
everything you need to know to play Country guitar!
Get Instructor Feedback
Instructors Are Always Here To Help!
With Guitar Tricks, you're never alone on your guitar journey. Our Feedback
System empowers you to get personalized help and tips whenever you need it.
Just submit a video of yourself playing, and one of our world class instructors
will review it and create a private feedback video so you can get back to
improving your skills as quickly as possible.
The Best Songs
Learn ICONIC GUITAR SONGS
from all your favorite artists. We have hundreds of songs with new lessons released weekly
At Guitar Tricks™ we make learning how to play guitar a lot of fun! Our
instructors cover each section of a song slowly at first, and once you get each part
down you get to play along with a professional backing band. For difficult songs we
offer a ‘Songs Made Easy’ version for beginners, which is simplified to the basic chords
and one guitar part. Each song includes accurate guitar tabs as well as standard music
Picking up a guitar and making beautiful music is a great feeling and a big accomplishment.
Sadly, most people believe they will never learn how to play. That’s
why we started Guitar Tricks™ – to provide online guitar lessons for those searching
for an easy, fast, and fun way to learn guitar.
There are different ways people have tried and failed to learn guitar. In-person instructors
and YouTube seem like great options at first, but they usually lead
to slow progress and staggered results.
It’s impossible to achieve your guitar goals with wannabe celebrity instructors, or
searching through hundreds of broken lesson videos. At Guitar Tricks™, we’ll
give you all the guitar knowledge you need to succeed with our award-winning, step-by-step
Guitar Tricks™ invented online guitar lessons in 1998, and has grown its comprehensive
lesson library to over 11,000 lessons, and hundreds songs, with
top-notch instructors from all over the world.
The best part is that Guitar Tricks™ has lessons for everyone, whether you’re an
absolute beginner learning guitar or an advanced guitar player looking to improve
your technique. With lessons that teach you from the ground up, covering every genre of
guitar, you won’t get bored or lost with repetitive lessons.
At Guitar Tricks™ you can jump right into playing your favorite songs by artists like
The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Eagles and tons of other popular artists.
You’ll feel confident learning with our easy-to-follow lessons that build on
your skills slowly, so you move on to the next level with ease.
Once you’re signed up, all you need to do is log in to your account and start
watching! Each of the 11,000+ lesson videos are right on the website for viewing
at anytime. Lessons are organized into courses and tutorials, so it's always
easy to know where to go next once you get started.
You can sign up without worry. We have a 60-day refund policy if you subscribe
on our website, no questions asked! As long as you request a refund from our
support team within 60 days of your initial purchase date.
Each song tutorial or lesson course is divided into easy to follow, step-by-step
instruction which includes a multi-angle video, written description, guitar
tabs, guitar notation, and table of contents so you can learn at your own pace.
We get this question a lot! The great part about Guitar Tricks™ is that
can learn at your own pace. Our program is designed so that you could start
with easy guitar songs and get playing right away, or jump into technical
lessons to deepen your knowledge. With our Guitar Fundamentals course, we will
get you making music and having fun on day one. This is because our course has
been completely redone several times to optimize for learning fast. Surveys show
that 9/10 Guitar Tricks™ users learn faster with our lessons than by
watching free video lessons on YouTube. Do you want to learn fast? Then
you want to use Guitar Tricks™. It's that simple.
Yes! We have apps available for Apple and Android smartphones and tablets. Once
you sign up for a membership at GuitarTricks.com you can then go to the Apple
App Store or Google Play Store and download our app to start learning! It’s best
to sign up on the website first, then log-in on the app.
Guitar Tricks™ is a great value because you get detailed step-by-step
instruction for a fraction of the price of an in-person lesson. All from the
comfort of your home! For the cost of one 30-minute lesson with your local
in-person guitar teacher, you get an entire month of Full Access to Guitar
Tricks with over 11,000 lesson videos, hundreds of song tutorials, in-depth
style courses and tools to help you learn, so you can start playing right away
and go as deep as you’d like.
Guitar Tricks™ has taught over 4 million guitar players! Since inventing
online guitar lessons in 1998 we have continually refined our teaching method,
creating a system that is guaranteed to work. If you aren't making progress in
60 days we offer a full refund, no questions asked.
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