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Instruments > Guitar > Electric Country Guitar with Guthrie Trapp

Electric Country Guitar
with Guthrie Trapp

Guthrie Trapp has shared a lifetime of musical knowledge and decades of playing in hundreds of country guitar lessons online. Students in the electric country guitar course have unlimited access to these video lessons, as well as guitar tabs and other study materials.

 Improv scale exercises  bends and slides tips

 Perkins to boogie styles  Country standards

 Country Guitar with Guthrie Trapp

What You'll Learn

What ultimately sets these guitar lessons apart from other offerings is the ability to submit a video for review using the ArtistWorks Video Exchange Learning® platform. Guthrie reviews each submission and records a video response, offering specific guidance to take your guitar playing to the next level. All students can access the Video Exchange library and watch each other’s interactions with Guthrie. This library is constantly expanding and may contain the key to unlock your playing.

Top Quality Guitar Lessons

  • 100s of guitar lessons at your own pace
  • All levels and styles of playing welcome
  • Slow Motion & Looping on videos

About Guthrie Trapp

From when Guthrie first entered the Nashville scene, he found himself playing sessions with great musicians including Willie Weeks, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Vince Gill, Dolly Parton, Tim O'Brien, Randy Travis, Alison Krauss, Sam Bush, Tony Rice, Earl Scruggs and more. As a recording artist Guthrie released his first solo album called Pick Peace in 2012 as a way to showcase his signature guitar playing which has been featured on so many other musicians’ projects. Since 2015 Guthrie has brought his passion and flair into his way of teaching his electric guitar lessons at ArtistWorks!

Country Guitar Lessons

 Beginner Country Guitar

  • Introduction to Electric Country Guitar
  • Influences and Essential Listening
  • Submit a Placement Video
  • Guitar Tuning
  • Positioning the Guitar While Standing
  • Right Hand Position
  • Left Hand Position
  • Holding The Pick
  • Combining Left and Right Hands
  • Picking Patterns
  • Basic Major Chord Shapes
  • 3 Note Block Chords
  • Luther Perkins Style
  • Luther Perkins Exercises
  • The B7 and F Chord
  • Simple Chord Theory: Degrees of the Scale
  • Changing Chords in Rhythm: 1-4-5 Progression
  • Chord Changes: Luther Perkins Style
  • Luther Perkins Exercise 1-4-5
  • Basic Minor Chords: Am, Em, Dm
  • “Folsom Prison Blues”
  • “Lonesome On'ry and Mean”
  • Major Scales: First Position
  • Pentatonic Shapes
  • Introduction to Basic Hammer-Ons
  • Introduction to Basic Pull-Offs
  • Introduction to Basic Slides
  • Introduction to Basic Bends
  • Pentatonic Hammer-Ons & Pull-Offs
  • The Boogie Woogie Lick
  • One Chord Boogie Woogie Lick
  • Changing Chords with the Boogie Woogie Lick
  • Getting a Handle on Rhythm: Timing Practice Exercises
  • Hybrid Technique: Block Chord Basics
  • Hybrid Technique: Two Fingers
  • Outlining Chord Changes: The 1-3-5 Method
  • Outlining Chord Changes: The 1-3-5 Method - Mapping 1-3-6m-1-4-5
  • Outlining Chord Changes: Basic 1-4-5-1
  • Building a Solo: Introduction to Basic Soloing
  • Building a Solo: Basic Soloing - Key of A
  • Building a Solo: Basic Soloing - Key of C
  • Building a Solo: Basic Soloing - Key of E (Performance Only)
  • Building a Solo: Basic Soloing - Key of G (Performance Only)
  • Ballads & Waltz Time: Introduction
  • Ballads: “Silver Wings”
  • Waltz Time: “Kentucky Waltz”
  • Other Student Submitted Tunes

+ Intermediate Country Guitar

+ Advanced Country Guitar

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What's In This Plan

  • Unlimited Access to Lessons
  • Unlimited Access to Video Exchange Library
  • 1 Video Submission to Teacher
  • Music Theory Workshop
  • Acoustic Guitar 101