Beginners - Articles
Here are free guitar lessons in written articles. The articles combine texts and chord diagrams and tabs if necessary. More articles will show up here now and then.
The fundamentals: 5 "how-to" articles
Explanation of what information could be found in a chord diagram.
Short guidelines of how to place the fingers when playing the guitar.
Short guidelines of how to change chords when playing the guitar.
Short guidelines of how to strum a guitar chord.
Explanation of how chord diagrams could be written in text.
Mixed guitar lessons
A guide for the beginner who wants to know all the fundamentals of the subject.
If you are a complete beginner and find it hard to learn chords this may be the article for you.
What is the difference between a chord and a scale? How can you use chords and scales together?
You should hold the guitar in the best possible way. Read the article for tips and reasons for the best positions for your left hand.
A fundamental course for learning common chord progressions. Progressions by three and four chords in different music styles.
Methods to use for learning chords and exercises for chord changes.
This is among the first things you want to know after you have learned a few chords.
A lesson on how different chords can be suitable for an electric guitar depending on if the clean or distortion channel is used.