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How to Start Learning Guitar

Start here if you don’t know how to read guitar tabs or guitar diagrams!

The process of learning how to play guitar can be confusing at first. There are different methods of diagrams and guitar tabs to use to learn from. Find what works best for you to start learning to play guitar!

Most guitar lessons use these tools as a guide to show where to play a note or chord. Guitar tabs are a common way to learn how to play songs and lessons.

Learn Some Basic Guitar Chords

Start learning some basic guitar chords and work your way up to more advanced chord forms and voicings.

Guitar chords are used for rhythm guitar playing within a chord key, or family of chords. The chords within a key are used in chord progressions by grouping different chords from the key.

You don't need to know them all - a lot of songs have been written using just a few guitar chords.

Guitar Scales for Riffs & Licks

Guitar scales are the notes that make up chords.

Scales create different moods and sounds with the chords they are played over. Scales are used to play melodies, riffs and solos.

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