It’s not easy being a beginner, especially for grown-ups. It can take us way outside our comfort zone, make us feel silly, clumsy, awkward, self-judgmental. That is why I applaud you for your courage and vision, to confront these demons of doubt, and give yourself the gift of pursuing something you love. Besides, it’s really […]
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So, you’re looking for a guitar teacher? That’s great! Bravo to you for taking your love of guitar seriously, and making the smart decision to find someone to help you along the journey. My name’s Lisa McCormick, and I’ve been teaching guitar here in the northeastern U.S. for over 25 years. (go ahead and Google […]
Learn to play an EASY version of the traditional Irish jig, “Little Red Lark” in this pair of video lessons. Free tab too! (PS: Happy St. Patrick’s Day!)
This classic must-know strumming pattern is the foundation of millions of songs. You’ll be amazed at how powerful and versatile it is. Watch this free video lesson NOW.
Are you up for an early St. Patrick’s Day challenge? This fingerstyle arrangement of ‘O Danny Boy’ is not exactly easy, but with these free video lessons and the FREE TAB, you may just have the luck of the Irish on your side!
The snow is piling up fast here in the Northeastern U.S., and us true diehards know just how to measure it properly: by GUITAR FRETS! (not inches, silly!) Watch as Lisa keeps up with the Big Storm, measuring snowfall by frets. Click to watch the video now.
Do you ever feel like you can play a bunch of different things on guitar, but none of them very well? While it is good to be working on a number of different things at once, it is also important to choose one or two things for your Mastery List. Whether it is a song, […]
How many practice days until Valentine’s Day? Learn to play the love song, “Let It Be Me’ in this set of free video lessons. Get a free lyric sheet with guitar chords, too!
Sure you practice, but do you practice the right way? Does it ever feel like you just keep practicing and practicing, and yet don’t really seem to be making much progress? A common misconception about practice is this: if you just play it over and over, it will get better. Right? Not necessarily! Practicing is […]
Play 21 Christmas Carols for easy guitar, complete with chord diagrams and simple strumming suggestions. Available now for instant download!