Fingerpicking For BEGINNERS! An amazingly easy way to learn fingerstyle guitar.
In this Lesson 1 of “Fingerpicking For BEGINNERS-Play Guitar In 12 Minutes!,” you will learn and easy basic guitar picking pattern with your right hand, and an easy “CHEAT” chord on your left hand. By the end of the lesson, you can be playing parts if not all of this guitar lesson, it’s that EASY!
This Lesson 1 features a basic finger picking guitar pattern broken down from in sections to make it easily understandable.
The right hand picking involved is a basic finger picking pattern that is used in many many popular song. Learning this beginner guitar lesson is the first step to learn how to play the acoustic guitar the correct way.
Beginner Fingerstyle Guitar or Fingerpicking (or sometimes referred to as fingerstyle) guitar might seem a bit confusing when you first try it but, , fingerstyle guitar playing will become second nature with just a little repetition (practice)!
A correct fingerpicking hand position (right hand) will use your thumb, index, and middle fingers for picking. In this particular beginner fingerstyle guitar lesson, your thumb will pluck the 4th (D) string and the 3rd (G) string. Your index finger will pluck the 2nd (B) string. Your middle finger will pluck the 1st (E) string.
In general and depending on what chord you are playing, different strings will be plucked. But in this particular guitar lesson, we feature a two fingered D type of chord (left hand) which is very easy to play for a first time beginner on the guitar. Sometimes your fingers may pluck or “hit” other strings with your right hand, but try to stick to the easy beginner fingerstyle guitar lesson that is featured in the video.
I have looked at 25 other beginner fingerstyle guitar lessons and honestly, this one is a lot easier. Just watch the video and play your guitar along with this basic lesson (great to practice with). You will find that learning the guitar is very easy if you take it in small sections and don’t get overwhelmed by trying to do more. After you are finished with this lesson 1 of Fingerpicking For Beginners, you can continue after you are confident and ready to learn more and go to lesson #2. Currently there are 10 lessons and more to follow. And please if you haven’t already done so, subscribe to this channel as Google will inform you when new lessons are created.