Beginner Guitar 101 Course Overview

What You’ll Learn in Beginner Guitar 101 Course

  1. Have the coordination, muscle memory, and hand strength to play common chords, strumming patterns, and songs.
  2. Develop good habits for continual growth and improvement.
  3. Understand a foundation of music and guitar on which to build.
  4. First steps to learning how to understand the guitar neck.
  5. 14 Common Guitar Chords
  6. 4 Beginner Songs (Christian Hymns)
  7. 6 Strum Patterns

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What you’ll get:

  1. Beginner 101 Guitar Lesson DVD’s – nine sessions total!
  2. Beginner 101 Chord Drills and Songs Audio CD
  3. Beginner 101 Class Workbook

In order to become a great player, it’s crucial to learn through seeing, hearing, and writing. The workbook will be a resource you will revisit for years to come!

Video Links to Beginner Guitar 101 Lessons

Beginner Week 1 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Mission and Goals of Beginner Guitar Lesson Course
Part 2 – How to Hold the Guitar and Tune Strings
Part 3 – Correct Hand Position and How to Read a Chord Chart
Part 4 – Learn First Guitar Chord 4-string G
Part 5 – 4-String C and Em chords and Goals for Week 1

Beginner Week 2 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Review and Warmup with Last Week’s Beginner Chords
Part 2 – Melody, Harmony, Major and Minor Chords, and Music Notation
Part 3 – Play Straight Down Strum Pattern and D chord
Part 4 – Learn How to Play A Major Chord
Part 5 – Play Chord Drills #1 – 2 for Week 2
Part 6 – Play Chord Drills #3 – 5 for Week 2
Part 7 – Play Chord Drills #6 – 8 for Week 2
Part 8 – Practice Goals for Week 2 Acoustic Guitar Lesson

Beginner Week 3 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Review D Chord and New Waltz Strum Pattern
Part 2 – Down-Up Strum Pattern and New Chords C and A Minor
Part 3 – Practice Chord Drills 1 – 4
Part 4 – Practice Chord Drills #5 – 7
Part 5 – Chord Drill #8 and Practice Goals for Week 3

Beginner Week 4 Video Lessons
Part 1 – 3-Step Strum Pattern and Chords E and 6-string G
Part 2 – Chord Drills #1 – 4 with E and G Major
Part 3 – Learn First Song When I Survey Wondrous Cross and Practice Goals

Beginner Week 5 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Review and Warmup with E and G Major Chords
Part 2 – Major Scale Study
Part 3 – Chord Families
Part 4 – Learn Suspended Chords Dsus, Esus, and Asus
Part 5 – Four-Step Strum Pattern and Suspended Chord Drill Practice #1 – 2
Part 6 – Suspended Chord Drill Practice #3 – 4 and Practice Goals

Beginner Week 6 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Review Suspended Chords Dsus, Esus, Asus
Part 2 – Review Major Scale Study Takeaways from Last Week
Part 3 – Multi-4 Strum Pattern and New Chord 4-string Bm
Part 4 – Chord Drills 1 – 4 Focusing on 4-string B minor
Part 5 – Learn ‘A Mighty Fortress is Our God’ song on guitar
Part 6 – Practice Goals for Bm 4-string Barre Chord and Multi Strum Pattern Week

Beginner Week 7 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Warmup for Week 7 Lesson with a Review of Last Week’s 4-string Bm
Part 2 – Learn Foundational Chord Types – Major, Minor, Diminished, and Augmented
Part 3 – Learn E7 and D7 Guitar Chords
Part 4 – Mix and Match Beginner Strum Pattern Chord Drills
Part 5 – Learn new song – It Is Well With My Soul
Part 6 – Practice Goals for Week 7 Lesson

Beginner Week 8 Video Lessons
Part 1 – Review and Warmup with E7 and D7 Chords from Week 7
Part 2 – Learn D Minor New Chord
Part 3 – 6 string B Minor – First full Barre Chord
Part 4 – Mix and Match Chord Drills with B Minor
Part 5 – Chord Drills Mix and Match #5 – 8 – Harder for Beginner
Part 6 – Learn song Amazing Grace
Part 7 – Practice Goals for Final Beginner Guitar Lesson

Beginner Week 9 Video Lessons (Extra Lesson to Know How to String Guitar)
Part 1 – How to String Your Acoustic Guitar
Part 2 – How to String Your Acoustic Guitar (continued)