X
Guitar Tutorial

Hal Leonard Guitar Method

  n/a (0) - log in to review
10 Videos | Length: 1hr 18min 29sec
Sample this tutorial...
Own it Forever
$1330 $1995 Download
Site All-Access Pass
$15 /month Get Your Pass
  • image description 4:23

    The Guitar

    In this first video, Tom Kolb goes over different aspects of the guitar, playing positions, and using a pick.

  • image description 5:56

    Notes on the 1st & 2nd Strings

    Next, we learn about notation, musical symbols, and focus on the 1st and 2nd strings of the guitar.

  • image description 11:46

    Notes on the 3rd & 4th Strings

    Here we focus on the 3rd and 4th strings of the guitar and are shown examples from popular songs.

  • image description 6:32

    Chords

    In this video, we learn about chords and go over some commonly used in popular music.

  • image description 7:57

    Notes on the 5th & 6 Strings

    Our focus in this video are the 5th and 6th strings of the guitar.

  • image description 6:51

    A, E, & D Chords

    Now that we have gone over all of the strings of the guitar, we look at even more chords that are commonly used.

  • image description 4:54

    Chord Progressions

    Next, we are shown 10 chord progressions to practice using all of the chords we've learned so far.

  • image description 11:04

    Tablature & Riffs

    Here the discussion turns to tablature and riffs and then we use some familiar songs to practice both.

  • image description 8:37

    A Minor Pentatonic

    Now we turn our attention to playing lead guitar and learn about the A minor pentatonic scale.

  • image description 10:29

    E Minor Pentatonic & Final Thoughts

    In this last video, we learn about the E minor pentatonic scale close out with final thoughts.

Product Overview


The world-famous Hal Leonard Guitar Method has taught millions of people to play guitar, and you can now learn it even easier thanks to this detailed video tutorial series designed for anyone just learning to play electric or acoustic guitar.

Presented by guitar guru Tom Kolb, topics covered include tuning, identifying the parts of the guitar, reading both standard notation and tablature, playing chords, strumming and picking, improvising basic rock solos and lots more.

The video tutorials feature great camera angles, helpful on-screen music, guitar diagrams, and hand-position close-ups. You'll also learn to play the classic songs Let It Be, Wild Thing, Twist and Shout, as well as the famous intro riffs to Smoke on the Water, Day Tripper and Sunshine of Your Love. Plus, you get exclusive bonus lessons covering chord progressions, songs, and licks!


Why Users Choose Us

There are many things our users love about Groove3, but a couple always stand out at the top when asked why people choose us as their learning resource.

Quality Content

We meticulously craft professional quality tutorials that are thoughtful, informative and done with attention to detail. We stand behind our products with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and are trusted by 1000s of users every day.

Save Time & Money

Our library brings over 1700 hours of quality instruction to you fingertips and we release new content every week. Don't waste your valuable time scouring the web for information you may never find or is cumbersome to use and potentially can't be trusted.


Reviews

- not reviewed

Reviews

- not reviewed
Tom Kolb graduated from Musicians Institute in 1989 as an honors graduate as well as “Student of the Year.” A veteran of over 4,000 gigs, Tom Kolb has worked in nearly every musical situation imaginable, from tours to sessions, to his own funk/rock band the Gurus.
 
He has been a featured artist and musical director for Star Licks Videos and a regular contributor and columnist for Guitar One magazine, as well as the writer of Classic Rock Workshop (MI Press/Hal Leonard). His specialties are rock improvisation, melodic soloing, and rhythm guitar.

Products by Tom

  • image description
    tutorial video

    50 Licks Rock Style

    In this Hal Leonard video tutorial series, Musicians Institute instructor Tom Kolb teaches you licks in the styles of rock guitar masters such as Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Eric Johnson, the Allman Brothers, Keith Richards, Chuck Berry, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Satriani, Billy Gibbons, Dave Navarro, Mark Knopfler, and other great players!

  • image description
    tutorial video

    Hal Leonard Guitar Method

    The world-famous Hal Leonard Guitar Method has taught millions of people to play guitar, and you can now learn it even easier thanks to this detailed video tutorial series designed for anyone just learning to play electric or acoustic guitar.

  • image description
    tutorial video

    Melodic Lead Guitar

    Tom Kolb reveals the tools and strategies necessary for creating memorable, intelligent lead lines. If you're looking to break out of that pentatonic rut and greatly expand your repertoire, look no further.

You might be also interested in

Scotty Anderson is a true master of the Telecaster with an incredible personal style that he demonstrates in these in-depth video lessons. Learn Scotty's way of approaching double and triple stops, unique right-hand techniques, wide-split double stops, and chicken pickin'.

As rhythm guitarist for blues legend Muddy Waters, Steady Rollin' Bob Margolin and blues author/historian Dave Rubin bring you the definitive instructional guitar method on the subject, featuring loads of rhythm guitar playing examples to learn and practice, covering a variety of styles, techniques, tips, historical anecdotes, and much more!

The All-Access Pass gives you just that, instant online access to every single video tutorial currently on the site and any ones that get added during your membership.

The Modern Band Method - Guitar digital book provides a guided lesson plan for the absolute beginner, complete with audio tracks, video lessons, and many popular songs by the biggest artists of the day. This guitar method works in tandem with the other instrument methods in the series, allowing you to play the same songs together as a full band!

Master guitar teacher Arlen Roth explores the finer points of guitar soloing in this in-depth video lesson. Arlen explains how to develop interesting and musical guitar solos, and stresses the importance of choosing notes wisely.

This is your unique chance to learn classical guitar from a master. William Kanengiser shows you how to develop proper sitting positions, rest and free strokes, rasguedos, right- and left-hand synchronization and technique, slurs, stretching exercises and more.

In this video tutorial and lesson series, get a lesson from the masterful Jimmy Bruno, who has played guitar with some of the all time greats, including Frank Sinatra, Barbara Streisand and Elvis Presley.

In this video tutorial and lesson series, one of Nashville's leading session guitarists Brent Mason takes you through a dazzling array of the techniques and styles. Brent teaches you how he approaches chicken pickin', rhythm and lead guitar, and the Jerry Reed style.

Hangout and take a lesson with one of Nashville's true guitar stars, Johnny Hiland! Johnny takes you through some key aspects of his country playing style and techniques including chicken pickin', double-stops, pedal steel licks, pick-and-finger hybrid picking, banjo rolls and lots more.

The Hal Leonard Guitar Method is designed for anyone just learning to play acoustic or electric guitar. It is based on years of teaching guitar students of all ages, and reflects some of the best teaching ideas from around the world. It also includes 164 full-band audio tracks for demonstration and/or play-along!

This hour-long video lesson with the late Emily Remler covers some of latin jazz guitar's most important topics, such as true bossa nova style, samba rhythms, unique chord positions, alternating bass lines, syncopated guitar parts, passing chords, jazz minor scales, arpeggio licks, learning to put various scales over certain chords, eighth-note improvisation, II-V progressions and V-I resolutions. This is truly a jazz master class!

In this Hal Leonard video tutorial series, The ex-Procol Harum guitar master shares his secrets on this rare session. He demonstrates vibrato techniques, bending styles, special blues licks, working with a bass player, Memphis-style lead, and more!

In this Hal Leonard video tutorial series, Joe Pass, one of jazz guitar's all-time masters, shows you the blues elements of jazz guitar. Joe covers bebop blues, new chord substitutions, pedal tones, jazz/blues improvisation and much more.

Hal Leonard Guitar Method is rated 0.0 out of 5 by 0 .
We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. By continuing to use this site you agree to the use of cookies. View Privacy Policy