Beginner Guitar Fundamentals

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    1. How to Tune a Guitar with a Tuner
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    So you want to learn how to play guitar? First, you need to learn how to tune one. This lesson runs through tuning all strings with an electric tuner.

    So you want to learn how to play guitar? First, you need to learn how to tune one. This lesson runs through tuning all strings with an electric tuner.

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    2. Beginner Guitar Finger Exercises
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    Learning how to play the guitar requires developing finger dexterity and strength. This beginner guitar lesson shows how to practice fretting and picking.

    Learning how to play the guitar requires developing finger dexterity and strength. This beginner guitar lesson shows how to practice fretting and picking.

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    3. Practicing Basic Open Guitar Chords
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    In this beginner guitar lesson, learn and practice troubleshooting a handful of the most common open position guitar chords, from A to G, in major and minor.

    In this beginner guitar lesson, learn and practice troubleshooting a handful of the most common open position guitar chords, from A to G, in major and minor.

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    4. Strumming Pattern & Chord Transitions
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    In this beginner guitar lesson, learn a down, down-up strum pattern and start playing chords based on the chord pairings listed in the lesson attachments.

    In this beginner guitar lesson, learn a down, down-up strum pattern and start playing chords based on the chord pairings listed in the lesson attachments.

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    5. Intro to Intervals on the Guitar
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    In this introduction to music theory for beginner guitarists, learn how to find all the available notes, or intervals, along the guitar fretboard.

    In this introduction to music theory for beginner guitarists, learn how to find all the available notes, or intervals, along the guitar fretboard.

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