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For the beginner who wants to learn a lot fast, the fun way.

House of Blues and The Rock House Method have joined together to bring you this unique and comprehensive beginner acoustic guitar instructional program. Jam-packed with techniques and tipd, this accelerated program will have you playing immediately! Through one-on-one lessons with world-renowned instructor Kevin McCreery, you'll start with the basics of holding and tuning your guitar, then be guided step-by-step through chords, strum patterns, scales, song rhythms, finger picking and more. Play along with bass and drum backing tracks, and enjoy learning the history of the acoustic guitar and notable pioneers of the instrument. Includes a 28-page lesson book and online web membership to www.rockhousemethod.com for 24-hour lesson support with Ask the Teacher, interactive tools, sheet music, student forums, downloadable backing tracks, tuner, metronome and much more!

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  • It's ok

    As reviewed by R on 3/17/2010

    I have had this DVD for about a month and I find it helpful, but the instructor moves VERY fast for a beginning guitar player. I have to stop the DVD about 100 times in order to get what he does in 5 minutes. In the first 20 minutes of this video, I was expected to tune a guitar by ear and know about 10 cords...it was a little overwhelming, but by pausing it often I could understand it well. The website that goes with it is very helpful!

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  • So far, so good!

    As reviewed by Terry Bowmaster on 7/13/2011

    When I opened the DVD case, I found two appartently identical DVD's. I thought, "sweet", I have one for each location. I started the first DVD and found that it stuck, skipped, and was generally unusable. The second one worked just fine. So you don't always get what you want, you get what you need! I've only completed the first lesson, but so far, so good! The instructor does move fast, so I have been practicing first chords and strumming before going on to lesson two. But I have learned more practical techniques in that one lesson than six one-on-one lessons with a teacher.

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  • Step by step

    As reviewed by Pamela Nechville on 1/20/2012

    This DVD is awesome!I learned 5 chords in one week. Being an adult and wanting to learn to play acoustic guitar this year I found this DVD extrememly helpful. You are able to play the DVD learn the chord and stop the DVD and practice. When I went to put the DVD back in the next week it was right where I left off, so that I could continue my learning!

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