Novice

Starting to play the guitar (or other stringed instrument) can be challenging, but guitar-learning makes it easier.  We have topics ranging from how to buy and tune a guitar, to learning your first chords and playing simple songs.

How do you like to learn?

Our lessons and tools accommodate all learning styles, including video, audio, written instructions, tablature tools and an interactive fret board that allows you to set your own pace. You can explore various teaching methods, see how they work, and focus on what suits you best.  

What type of music do you prefer?

Our growing community of teachers and lessons include most genres.

You have found a better, SMARTER way to learn guitar. We have both free and premium content that will get you well on your way. If you already know a few chords and songs, check out guitar-learning options for the Intermediate player.