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Ten Different Ways to Play the Bluegrass “G Run”

May 25, 2019 3

The classic “G run” is the most important part of bluegrass guitar. Learning different variations of the G run will improve your soloing and backup rhythm guitar. In this guitar lesson, we’ll work through ten different examples of how to play the standard bluegrass G run on guitar. All of the bluegrass G run examples in this lesson come with tablature. The first G run we’ll cover is the most common G run…


Country Guitar Lick Library

November 29, 2018 4

Our Bluegrass Lick Library has been really popular, so I’m putting together a Country Guitar…

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NEW! Community Forum

June 10, 2018 0

We just launched our brand new Community Forum earlier this week! All CGO members are…


You Are My Sunshine in the Style of Gene Autry

May 4, 2018 10

In this country guitar lesson, you’ll learn how to play a country & bluegrass version of the old classic melody “You Are My Sunshine”. This is a Carter style arrangement where we’ll combine “boom chick” country strumming with the…

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Bluegrass Guitar Lick Library

December 4, 2017 6

In this video, I’ll show you how to use our brand new Advanced Bluegrass Guitar Lick Library and I’ll also teach you one of my favorite bluegrass guitar licks in G. We’ll be adding new guitar licks to the bluegrass lick library…

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Two Mid-range Acoustics for Country & Bluegrass

October 30, 2017 29

In this video, I’ll show you the two mid-range acoustic guitars I use for country & bluegrass. These are the two guitars you see in most of the lesson videos. They’re not that expensive, but I think both of them have a nice…

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Makin’ Your Rhythm Guitar Country with Hybrid Picking

April 14, 2017 29

This is the first guitar lesson in a series of videos where we’ll be showing y’all how to make your rhythm guitar sound country with hybrid picking. In this lesson, I’ll teach you a really useful hybrid picking pattern that can…

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New Website Features!

April 2, 2017 9

Click the Add to Favorites button to bookmark a lesson and watch later. To view your favorites, go to the Top Menu Bar > Lessons > My Favorites. Also, never waste time watching the same lesson twice! Click the Mark Complete button to add a checkmark to…

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Country & Bluegrass Strumming Course Overview

November 9, 2016 5

What makes a strumming pattern sound country and bluegrass? In this guitar course, I’ll teach you several of my favorite strumming patterns that have a nice country and bluegrass twang. We’ll start with the most basic strumming pattern in lesson one, and then…