This series of lessons on guitar chords are designed to help the
beginning player develop the skills needed to play basic chord
progressions. These chords are found in thousands of songs of all
styles. Mastery of these basics will lead to many hours of guitar
You will be learning these basic guitar chords in small chunks of
information at a time. This way, you will have a chance to work on each
lesson without feeling overwhelmed. Mastering small bits of info like
this builds confidence, allowing you to progress through each lesson in
a steady, focused manner.
Take your time as you work through these lessons. It is much better to
go slow and master each lesson before you move ahead. When learning
guitar chords, it is typical for the beginner to spend a month or two
of practice on these first lessons. Don't give up if you do not succeed
right away. Like any new skill, it takes time, but persist and you will
Having a well defined outcome for your guitar playing and each practice
session is one way that I have found to speed up the learning process.