free online guitar lessons for beginners

If you are looking for free online guitar lessons for beginners you have come to the right place. Hey, it’s Darrin Goodman from and I want to share with you some of the great free online guitar lessons for beginners available at as well as there YouTube channel.

Let’s look at some lessons from founder Claude Johnson. In this lesson Claude goes over some basic music theory to help you understand chord progressions.

Basic Music Theory Lesson

In this lesson, Claude teaches what he says are the seven must know basic chords so you can play your favorite songs.

Basic Chords Lesson

In this lesson, instructor Jon MacLennan demonstrates how to use a capo.

How To Use A Capo Lesson

Here is another one from Jon on basic strumming.

Strumming Guitar Lesson

Now that you have learned about basic chords and chord progressions and how to strum and use a capo, it’s time to try some songs. has many lessons on some great beginner songs.

Here are some easy song lessons from instructor Paige Zellars.

Let It Be – The Beatles Lesson

The Lazy Song – Bruno Mars Lesson

No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley Lesson

Next we have song instructor, Beth with some more easy songs.

Man In The Mirror – Michael Jackson

Best Of You – Foo Fighters Lesson

Drops of Jupiter Lesson

This is just a few of the many great song lessons available at and there YouTube channel. All of these great free guitar lessons come with free guitar tabs and chord charts to go along with the video.

Off to practice,



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