Guitar First Steps: Chords, Strums & Licks
Guitar First Steps is a complete DVD and book package designed for the absolute beginner. Instructor Lou Manzi has taught at the National Guitar Workshop since 1984 and has introduced thousands of beginning students to the guitar. His patient, encouraging teaching style is perfect for players who've always wanted to learn, but thought it was too hard. This course is designed for both acousticand electric guitarists in all musical styles. Whether you want to learn folk, blues or rock 'n' roll, this course will teach you the fundamentals you need. You'll learn the differences between steel-string acoustic, nylon-string acoustic and electric guitars. You'll also learn what to look for when buying your first guitar, how to hold your guitar, how to read chord diagrams and tablature (TAB), how to play some of the most common guitar chords, and single-note riffs and licks.