Guitar Hacks for Beginners

Play. Guitar. Today. This free course is filled with tips and tricks you won't find anywhere else. Featuring lessons from all five of our paid courses!

Play From Day One!

This free course features content from all five of our revolutionary beginning guitar courses as well as a ton of exclusive content on topics ranging from how to sing and play at the same time to how to teach yourself songs from the internet. No previous guitar experience required, this class will give you everything you need to know to start playing your favorite songs! If you like it we hope you'll take one of our paid courses but more importantly, we just hope you'll keep playing guitar!

Guitar Hacks for Beginners is designed for busy people to reach their guitar playing goals. Our book, Guitar for Absolute Beginners, is a #1 Best Seller on Amazon and has, with the help of the best teachers in NYC, been a catalyst for guitar greatness in the lives of thousands of people.

This Course is Free to Anyone and Everyone!

Topics Covered:

  • Beginning Chords
  • How to Read Chord Diagrams
  • 10 of the Most Useful Strumming Patterns
  • Right Hand Techniques like Palm Muting and Scratching
  • How to Teach Yourself Songs
  • The Arena Rock Ending
  • How to Play and Sing at the Same Time
  • The Secrets to Success

Why take this course and how much time does it take to complete?

Guitar Hacks for Beginners takes the most essential knowledge from our paid courses, which cost $349 to attend in person, throws in clips from our recent live seminar, adds some unique hacks for accelerated success and brings it all to you for the price of zero dollars and zero cents! Free Ninety Free! If you follow this program and practice you will be able to fake your way through some of your favorite songs in just a few weeks.

In our in-person class, you only have access to the teachers for 10 weeks but with our online course you get access for life!

Do I need any previous guitar experience?

No! This class starts with the absolute basics and goes forward in a structured, easy to follow, step-by-step approach. You will be playing songs on your first day!

Disclaimer - this class moves fast! For an even more step-by-step approach check out our paid course, Guitar for Absolute Beginners!

Your Instructor

NYC Guitar School
NYC Guitar School

NYC Guitar School makes learning simple step by step and song by song, in structured and motivating classes with a skilled coach and fun classmates. Over 5,000 busy New Yorkers have learned to play in NYC Guitar School's Guitar For Absolute Beginners class, and have given the class hundreds of 5-star ratings on Yelp, Google and Amazon. And now NYC Guitar School classes are available via on-demand video.

Want to learn to guitar, but aren't sure how? As a beginner, you need:

  • a step by step process to learn with efficiency and confidence.

  • a trained and experienced coach to save your time with insights and tips.

  • an environment and community to nurture your focus and motivation.

NYC Guitar School Online features the same great teachers and proven curriculum which have helped thousands of busy New Yorkers learn to play in four NYC Metro locations.

If you live in New York City, visit to join our musical community we have classes, jams, workouts, lessons, bands and camps for you. If you don't live in New York City, we welcome you virtually via and when you do visit, be sure to drop by!

Course Curriculum

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund. Well, if it was a paid course of course. This one's free!

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