May 21, 2021 1 min read
Learn 3 simple fingerpicking blues guitar turnarounds in the key of A in this free video lesson with John Fohl.
A turnaround is what you play to bring the song back around to the top of the form so that you can play through it again. Having a good vocabulary of turnarounds is an essential skill to keep you music interesting sounding. Learn these 3 here and try to come up with your own!
April 26, 2021 1 min read
March 16, 2021 1 min read 1 Comment
Here is a guitar lesson demonstrating how to fingerpick a simple rag in the key of C by New Orleans guitarist John Fohl. John shows you the basic chords and then goes on to demonstrate chords up the neck, keeping a thumb bass pattern, and adding melody. Watch and learn!
February 06, 2021 1 min read
January 19, 2021 1 min read 1 Comment
Learn some tricks to play acoustic blues guitar in Drop D tuning with this lesson from John Fohl. John shows you how to play Tommy Johnson's "Big Road Blues".