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Acoustic Guitar Lessons For Beginners - Picking
Learn to play the guitar by practicing these free acoustic guitar lessons for beginners. Start it slow on these picking exercises and increase the speed when you feel comfortable. Once you are ready check out the Shred Guitar or the Guitar Solo Lessons page.
These are great beginner picking lessons and more can be found at the free Guitar for Beginner page. Figure 1 shows a easy G chord picking pattern.
|Figure 1 - G Chord Picking|
This uses alternate picking. It will teach you string skipping and you will become more aware of your pick hand.
Figure 2 - G Chord Alternate Picking
Here's a combination of picking and strumming. You will learn Acoustic Guitar Strumming in the next lesson.
|Figure 3 - Picking and Chords|
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