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Guitar Lessons

For Guitar Lessons Info and Schedule click HERE (Google doc)

GUITAR 101 PACKET (PDFs)
Guitar 101 – Full Packet

  1. Overview
  2. Vocab and Tuning
  3. 5th Fret Tuning and Intro to Tabs
  4. Chord Basics
  5. D, Dsus4, Asus4
  6. Tom Petty – Free Fallin’ tab
  7. Intro to Power Chords
  8. Power Chord Practice
  9. C9, G, Em
  10. C, E, A
  11. D/F#, Em7, G/B
  12. Asus2, Am, Am7
  13. F, F#m, C#m
  14. Bm, B, B (7th fret)
  15. 1-Minute Challenges

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GUITAR TABS/CHORDS SEARCH ENGINES

  1. www.Ultimate-Guitar.com
  2. www.GuitarTutee.com

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SONGS TO PLAY (PDFs)
Listed alphabetically by artist

  1. Alicia Keys – No One
  2. Avril Lavigne – Complicated
  3. Backstreet Boys – I Want it that Way 1
  4. Backstreet Boys – I Want It That Way 2
  5. Barenaked Ladies – If I Had a Million Dollars
  6. Beyonce – Halo
  7. Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling
  8. Black Sabbath – Iron Man
  9. Bob Dylan – Blowin’ in the Wind
  10. Bob Dylan – Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
  11. Boys Like Girls – Two is Better than One
  12. Bryan Adams – Summer of ‘69
  13. CCR – Bad Moon Rising
  14. Chris Brown – With You
  15. Christmas – Away in a Manger
  16. Christmas – Jingle Bells
  17. Christmas – Silent Night 1
  18. Christmas – The First Noel
  19. Christmas Tunes – We Wish You a Merry Christmas
  20. Colbie Caillat – Realize
  21. Coldplay – Clocks
  22. Coldplay – Viva La Vida
  23. Counting Crows – Big Yellow Taxi (They Paved Paradise…)
  24. Counting Crows – Mr. Jones
  25. Daniel Powter – Bad Day
  26. Daughtry – Home
  27. Death Cab for Cutie – I Will Follow You Into the Dark
  28. Dispatch – The General
  29. Dixie Chicks – Goodbye Earl
  30. Dixie Chicks – Wide Open Spaces
  31. Don McLean – American Pie
  32. Eagle Eye Cherry – Save Tonight
  33. Elvis Presley – Hound Dog
  34. Grease – Summer nights
  35. Green Day – Brain Stew
  36. Green Day – 21 Guns
  37. Green Day – Good Riddance 1
  38. Green Day – Good Riddance 2
  39. Howie Day – Collide
  40. Iyaz – Replay
  41. James Blunt – You’re Beautiful
  42. Jason Mraz – I’m Yours
  43. Jesse McCartney – Beautiful Soul
  44. Jimmy Eat World – The Middle
  45. John Denver – Country Roads
  46. John Denver – Leaving on a Jet Plane
  47. John Denver – Take Me Home Country Roads
  48. Jordin Sparks – Tattoo
  49. Justin Bieber – Baby
  50. Justin Bieber – One Time
  51. Justin Bieber – Somebody to Love
  52. Justin Bieber (and Sean Kingston) – Eenie Meenie
  53. Lifehouse – You and Me
  54. Little Mermaid – Kiss the Girl
  55. Lynrd Skynrd – Sweet Home Alabama (EASY version)
  56. Matchbox Twenty – How Far We’ve Come
  57. Matt Nathanson – Come on Get Higher
  58. Mercy Me – I Can Only Imagine
  59. Miley Cyrus – 7 Things
  60. Miley Cyrus – Butterfly Fly Away
  61. Miley Cyrus – See You Again
  62. Miley Cyrus – The Climb
  63. Natasha Bedingfield – Unwritten
  64. NSYNC – Bye Bye Bye
  65. Oasis – Wonderwall
  66. One Republic – Stop and Stare
  67. Outkast – Hey Ya
  68. Owl City – Fireflies
  69. Rhianna – Umbrella
  70. Sean Kingston – Me Love
  71. Shawn McDonald – Take My Hand
  72. Taylor Swift – Change
  73. Taylor Swift – Fearless
  74. Taylor Swift – Fifteen
  75. Taylor Swift – Love Story
  76. Taylor Swift – Our Song
  77. Taylor Swift – Picture to Burn
  78. Taylor Swift – Should’ve Said No
  79. Taylor Swift – Teardrops on My Guitar
  80. Taylor Swift – White Horse
  81. Taylor Swift – You Belong With Me
  82. The Beatles – I Want to Hold Your Hand
  83. The Beatles – Let it Be
  84. The Monkees – I’m a Believer
  85. The Proclaimers – 500 miles
  86. Theme – Happy Birthday
  87. Theme song – Meow Mix commercial
  88. Theme Song – Pretty Woman
  89. Theme Song – Harry Potter
  90. Tom Petty – Free Fallin’
  91. Van Morrison – Brown-Eyed Girl
  92. White Stripes – Seven Nation Army
  93. Worship song – Blessed Be Your Name
  94. Worship song – Breathe
  95. Worship song – Come, Now is the Time to Worship
  96. Worship song – Every Move I Make
  97. Worship song – Heart of Worship
  98. Worship song – Here I Am to Worship
  99. Worship song – Holiness
  100. Worship song – I Could Sing of Your Love Forever
  101. Worship song – Lord, Reign in Me
  102. Worship song – Open the Eyes of My Heart
  103. Worship song – Prince of Peace
  104. Worship song – Trading My Sorrows
  105. Worship song – Trading My Sorrows (capo 2)
  106. Worship song – You Are My King

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HOW-TO-PLAY VIDEOS

  1. Meow Mix
  2. Chris Brown – With You
  3. Colbie Caillat – Realize
  4. Deep Purple – Smoke on the Water
  5. Eminem – Lose Yourself
  6. Green Day – Brain Stew
  7. Howie Day – Collide
  8. Jonas Brothers – S.O.S.
  9. Miley Cyrus – 7 Things
  10. Miley Cyrus – See You Again
  11. Outkast – Hey Ya
  12. Survivor – Eye of the Tiger
  13. Taylor Swift – Our Song
  14. Tom Petty – Free Fallin’

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ODDS ‘N ENDS (web links)

  1. Tuna Pitch (Guitar Tuning Widget/Application – FREE)
  2. Guitar Tuner! (App for iPhone, iPod, or iPad – $0.99)
  3. Guitar Tuning Trick
  4. Chord Generator #1Chord Generator #2
  5. How to Change Acoustic Strings (includes video), How to Change Electric Strings (includes video)
  6. Uh oh! How to Get a Pick Out of an Acoustic Guitar (video)

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