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The First Noel Guitar Solo

Learn to play The First Noel Guitar Solo. Download the FREE TAB/Notation sheet and listen to the mp3 track below. Then subscribe to the Guitarbasement YouTube channel to be informed when the tutorial is available. According to Webster’s dictionary, Noel means Christmas Song. There are numerous recordings and arrangements of this song and for good […]

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Acoustic Guitar Classical Guitar Guitar Christmas Songs

Hark the Herald Angels Sing Guitar Solo

If you can play a little fingerstyle or classical guitar, try this arrangement of Hark the Herald Angels Sing. Get the TAB and notation file below and watch the tutorial for tips on how to play this. FREE TAB AND NOTATION FILE: HARK THE HERALD ANGELS SING Disclosure: Some of the links in this post […]

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Joy to the World – Easy Guitar Solo

The popular Christmas song Joy to the World has been played by countless artists. In the following video, watch a play-through of a solo guitar version. Then watch the breakdown of how to play this in the same video. Here is the SIMPLE TAB sheet for Joy to the World – Easy Guitar Solo. If […]

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Classical Guitar Fingernails

How to Shape Your Fingernails for Classical Guitar Anyone starting to play Classical Guitar may get bewildered at the amount of information there is on How to Shape Your Fingernails for Classical Guitar. Watch below to learn a straightforward method of deciding how to shape your nails. This video is part of beginners’ classical guitar […]

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Best Free Guitar Sheet Music Sites

Below are the best free guitar sheet music sites ranked in order. Watch the video to see how these 5 sites compare and what each has to offer. https://www.8notes.com https://www.free-scores.com https://www.virtualsheetmusic.com sheetmusicplus.com/free-sheet-music https://imslp.org Learn to Read Music for Guitar If you don’t yet read music notation find out how easy it is to learn. Try […]

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50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos Video

Jerry Willard’s book “Fifty Easy Classical Guitar Solos” is a collection of easy classical guitar compositions. The solos are presented in order of difficulty. Listen to the first 10 pieces in the video below. Be aware that there are affiliate links on this page that may pay a commission. If you happen to make a […]

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How to Tune a Guitar to A440

In most situations, you want to tune a guitar to A440.  If you don’t know what A440 is, here’s a link to a Wikipedia page to learn the history of how this became an international standard for tuning instruments. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A440_(pitch_standard) What does A440 Mean? A440 refers to the 440 Hertz frequency designated as the note […]

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Easy Classical Guitar Solos

50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos Jerry Willard’s book, Fifty Easy Classical Guitar Solos, is an excellent book for beginners to develop their classical guitar technique. Many of the solos are written by famous guitarist/composers. Aguado, Sor, Carcassi and Carulli were all guitarists. However, a number of compositions are arrangements for guitar. What makes this collection […]

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50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos – Lesson

Jerry Willard’s book 50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos is a great book to play through for those starting to play Classical Guitar. However, without some guidance, you will not get the full benefit. Of course, scheduling one-on-one lessons with a good teacher is best. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are ‘affiliate links’. […]

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Guitar Finger-Independence Exercises

Watch these guitar finger-independence exercises taken from Scott Tennant’s book called Pumping Nylon.  Scott is a World-Class Classical Guitar Performer and these exercises will challenge and benefit players of any genre. The guitar-finger independence exercises shown in the video are played at the 5th fret on guitar with fingers initially anchored on the 3rd string […]