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Joy to the World Easy Fingerstyle Solo

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Joy To The World is one of the easier fingerstyle Christmas solo guitar songs I've arranged for students. I'm using just three chords and a simple bass note. In spite of being simple it sounds decent.This is a great song to learn for beginners on the fingerstyle guitar path, or for those more experienced that want a song they can learn quickly for the holidays.You...

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Silent Night Fingerstyle Guitar Solo

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 Silent Night is one of those Christmas songs that almost everybody recognizes. In this lesson you'll learn a fingerstyle guitar solo version that I've specially arranged for students using a simple fingerpicking pattern so that it's fairly easy to play… but also sounds good. I've broken the song down into four smaller parts. You’ll learn step-by-step how to...

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Take Your Fingerpicking Up A Notch! Learn This Fingerpicking Pattern Using The Drop D Alternate Guitar Tuning

Take Your Fingerpicking Up A Notch! Learn This Fingerpicking Pattern Using The Drop D Alternate Guitar Tuning

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  In this video you'll learn my Drop D Fingerpicking Pattern. It's a fingerpicking pattern that you can use with lots of songs… Both vocal as well as instrumental (usually in the key at D). It's also a blast. It's also the first part of the longer tune I composed called Bits n’ Pieces which includes a series of 3-note chords that you can play up and down the...

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Learn This Latin Fingerstyle Rhythm Pattern – Soft Rumba (with TABS)

Learn This Latin Fingerstyle Rhythm Pattern – Soft Rumba (with TABS)

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Rhythm Pattern: Mastering "The Rake"   This is a Fingerstyle Latin guitar rhythm pattern. You'll find this whole thing much easier if you practice "the rake" ahead of time. Important Tip: One thing that helped me the most to learn this and other rhythm patterns. I listened to the rhythm pattern over and over until it became clearly fixed in my mind. My hands...

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Fingerstyle Guitar Secret (Fisherman’s Dream)

Fingerstyle Guitar Secret (Fisherman’s Dream)

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  Fingerstyle Guitar “Secret”   Playing Fingerstyle guitar for me it's fun. But it hasn't always been that way. There was a time when I thought it was totally baffling. It seems hard enough to strum the chords and change from one to another in time... never mind playing the melody, the bass line, and all the notes in between that make up a fingerstyle guitar...

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