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Learn to Play the Popular Christmas Hymn "O Come, All Ye Faithful"
Today’s excerpt from Holiday Songs for Fingerstyle Guitar includes the first eight measures of "O Come, All Ye Faithful." Learn to play this popular hymn.
Learn to Play the Texas Fiddle Favorite "Beaumont Rag"
Doc Watson and Clarence White made the fiddle tune “Beaumont Rag” famous as a guitar tune. Try the first 16 bars in this excerpt.
FLASH SALE: Acoustic Guitar Halloween Song Bundle
Happy Halloween from all the ghouls at Acoustic Guitar. To celebrate, we curated a Halloween themed bundle of Acoustic Guitar Guides.
Travis Picking Basics
In this excerpt from The Acoustic Guitar Fingerstyle Method, David Hamburger introduces us to travis picking and explains the steps involved in establishing the bass notes.