Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now!
Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now! is the essential course that teaches you to play Fingerstyle Guitar in the style of Sungha Jung.
The course comes with high quality video lessons with clear and concise explanations.
Along with video access to this course, you will have access to the following:
- An Ebook version of the course in PDF format
- Transcriptions in standard notation and tablature of the musical examples
See below for the course outline.
Module 1. Basic Fingerstyle Guitar Technique
Course IntroductionIntroduction and prerequisites to the course Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now!
Lesson 1. Basic Fretting Hand PositionHow to place the fingers of the left hand effectively for fingerstyle guitar.
Lesson 2. Basic Plucking Hand PositionA complete introduction to finger picking technique for fingerstyle guitar.
Module 2. Reading and Writing Music
Lesson 3. Beats and Time SignaturesIn this lesson we will learn how beats are organized and what the time signature tells us.
Lesson 4. How To Read TablatureGuitar tablature is written on a six-line staff. Here are tips on how to master it.
Module 3. Playing Fingerstyle Songs
Lesson 5. Playing Arpeggios and Individual NotesYou will master the arpeggio in this lesson, which is an essential technique in Fingerstyle Guitar.
Lesson 6. Left Hand Shifting and Position ChangesWe are going to learn how to move the hand laterally along the neck of the guitar. This is called shifting or changing positions.
Lesson 7. Fingerstyle Chord Melody ArrangementsNow that you have mastered the technical aspects of playing fingerstyle guitar, let's put all the techniques together to play a real song.
Module 4. Essential Fingerstyle Guitar Technique
Lesson 8. Barre ChordsAn effective barre is an essential part of fingerstyle technique, so that you can play more advanced chords.
Lesson 9. Hammer-on, Pull-off and slidesHammer ons, Pull-offs and slides are essential to add a bluesy feeling to fingerstyle guitar arrangements. They can also allow you more options in your fingerings.
Module 5. Percussive Techniques
Lesson 10. Basic Guitar PercussionThis lesson will show you how to add thumb slaps to your arrangement.
Lesson 11. Creating a Fingerstyle Arrangement With PercussionIn this lesson we will create a Fingerstyle Guitar arrangement from a melody and add a percussive back beat.
Lesson 12. More Elaborate Guitar PercussionThis lesson explores more complex rhythmic percussive effects derived from drum rudiments. We will also create a slap bass style lick.
Module 6. Advanced Guitar Technique
Lesson 13. Rasgueado and StrummingRasgueado or strumming with the fingers is an essential fingerstyle technique borrowed from Spanish Flamenco guitar.
Lesson 14. TappingThis is an essential lesson to mastering tapping notes, with both the fretting and the plucking hand.
Lesson 15. HarmonicsIn this lesson we will cover all types of guitar harmonics, from natural and slap to cascading harmonics
Lesson 16. Palm MutingThis lesson will show how to effectively perform palm muting when playing fingerstyle guitar.
Conclusion to the course Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now!
Conclusion - Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now!Conclusion to the course Play Fingerstyle Guitar Now!