Level 1 (Apprentice)

(Lessons are in suggested order.)

(* =coming soon)

Sitting Posture

Parts of the Guitar

Hand Placement

Holding the Pick (Plectrum)

Tuning With an Electronic Tuner

Tuning By Ear (Matching Method)

Fretting Rules

One Finger Fret Climb

Spider Exercise (OPEN POSITION)

EPA SPIDER exercise (OPEN)

SPIDER EXERCISE (MOVEABLE)

EPA SPIDER (MOVEABLE)

G and G7 Chords (small versions)

C (small) and D7 Chords

How To Read a Chord Chart

Switching Between Small Chords

EPA ALL SMALL CHORDS

Using All Small Chords In a Song

E, A, and D Chords

G and C Chords

F major7 Chord

All Chord Charts (Level 1)

Switching Between Full Chords

Effortless Chord Switching

EPA OPEN MAJOR CHORDS

--CHALLENGE SONG (ALL OPEN MAJ CHORDS)

First Three Strum Patterns

Root-Chord Strumming

Em, Am, Dm Chords

Major and Minor Chord Changes

Cadd9 and Bm Chord (small)

EPA MINOR CHORDS*

--CHALLENGE SONG (G, CADD9, D, EM)

--CHALLENGE SONG (MINOR CHORDS)

E7, A7, and D7 Chords

G7 and C7 Chords (Full Versions) 

B7 Chord

Major Minor and Dom7th Chord Progressions

EPA DOM7TH CHORDS*

--CHALLENGE SONG (DOM 7 CHORDS)

Arpeggiating Chords

--CHALLENGE SONG (CHORD ARPEGGIOS)

How to Use a Capo (Beginner)

Finger Yoga

How to make a cheaper amp sound good

Changing your strings (standard electric)

CHANGING YOUR STRINGS (ACOUSTIC GUITAR)

Open E5, A5, and D5 Power Chords 

12-Bar Progression Using Open Power Chords

12-Bar Progression Using 5th and 6th Intervals

12-Bar Progression Using 5th and 6th and flat7th Intervals

Alternate Picking Technique

Open Pentatonic Scale

How To Read TAB

Hammer Ons

Pull Offs

EPA OPEN PENT SCALE*

Open Pentatonic Licks

Putting Chords and Licks Together

--challenge song (e5,a5,b7,a7) slow

--challenge song (e5,a5,b7,a7) FAST

Note Theory

Counting While Playing

Open Position Notes (1st, 2nd, and 3rd Strings)

Basic Melody Using Notes

Open Position Notes (4th, 5th, and 6th Strings)

C Major Scale (Across the Strings)

Practicing With a Metronome