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The first two lessons in the slide course. We start with the basics - playing a note accurately with your slide and getting started on your fingerpicking.Learn more
The first two lessons in the fretted course cover hand position, holding your pick and fretting a note cleanly. Get the basics sorted first.Learn more
Blues for RJ presents 5 blues solos in the style of Robert Johnson, the legendary delta blues player. Johnson encountered a variety of musical styles in his famous journey around the southern states. He was a sponge, absorbing everything that he heard and leaving us with 29 songs to document the journey and his all too short life's work.
The site has a new look and feel from start to finish. It's made the current resources more accessible but the most exciting part of the update is what it allows me to do next. The scope for shorter courses, workshops, song lessons, eBooks is massive and this new site can grow much more easily now, and it will. What was initially a resource just for beginner players is now one for every player. Stay tuned.
The new 4 string course is finally ready. Most four string guitars are fretted so the course focuses on fretting single notes and chords and the use of a flatpick. It's for guitars tuned GDGB, it starts from scratch so is perfect for beginners but there's plenty there to satisfy everyone. This tuning lends itself well to rock guitar so the song lessons draw on the classic rock repertoire and include Jumpin' Jack Flash, Get Back, Hey Hey My My, Ripple, Here Comes the Sun, Honky Tonk Woman and plenty more.