'How To Play Fingerstyle Guitar In 5 Easy Steps'
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What's inside Fingerpicking Secrets?
Beginner guitarists will learn...
  • How to fingerpick ANY song
  •  5 universal fingerpicking patterns
  • The 4 simple steps which will help you develop the perfect finger picking technique.
  • How to expand your rhythmic knowledge and feel as a guitarist.
  • 11 different fingerstyle tricks which boost your fingerpicking speed.
  • The absolute essentials of fingerpicking technique. (We don't leave ANY stone unturned, you will learn everything that you need to know.)
  • 3 BONUS fingerstyle techniques including percussive guitar and rasgueado technique.  (Be careful, these techniques will transform the way your guitar playing sounds!)
Intermediate guitarists will learn...
  • 7 tricks for developing your 3rd and 4th finger when fingerpicking. 
  • How to express your ideas in a dynamic and musical way.
  • 20+ different ways to develop your musicality and creativity.
  • How to create fun and unique fingerpicking patterns. (This is the best way to truly developour own style)
  • The hidden secrets of hybrid picking and how it can turn you into an amazing guitarist.
  • Epic country, pop and folk fingerstyle patterns. These patterns will boost your versatility and virtuosity as a fingerstyle guitarist.
  • You will learn how to turbo-charge your versatility and flexibility as a guitarist. This will allow you to be ready for ANY musical situation. 
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Find In Fingerpicking Secrets...
Module 1 - Welcome To Fingerpicking Secrets
  •  Welcome To Fingerpicking Secrets - In this video Mike discusses fingerpicking secrets and how you can use it to turbo-charge your fingerstyle technique, musicality and rhythmic groove.
  • By the end of this course you will be able to... In this video lesson Mike and Jack discuss the sonic possibilities of fingerpicking and the techniques you'll be able to master by the end of this course. 
Module 2 - How To Read Fingerstyle Patterns
Throughout this course you will see lots of tabs for fingerstyle patterns. This module will show you everything you need to know about P, I, M, A, C and reading guitar tabs for fingerstyle guitar. 
  • What Is P, I, M, A, C?- In this video Mike and Jack talk 'P, I, M, A, C' and why it's essential to know when learning fingerpicking technique.  
  • How To Read Fingerpicking Tablature- In this video lesson Mike shows you everything you need to know about reading fingerpicking tablature. This is essential to know if you want to progress through the course successfully. 
Module 3 - A Fast Introduction To Fingerpicking Basics
In this module Mike and Jack discuss the essentials of fingerpicking and why it's one of the best techniques to turbo-charge your musicality and versatility as a guitarist. 
  • What Is Fingerstyle Guitar?- In this video lesson Mike talks about what fingerstyle guitar is and discusses why it's a technique that every guitarist should have down.   
  • What Are The Benefits Of Fingerstyle Guitar?- In this video lesson Mike talks about the benefits of fingerstyle guitar and how it can turbo-charge your musicality. 
  • When Can We Fingerpick? When Is This Style Appropriate?- In this video Mike discusses his thoughts on fingerpicking and when it can be appropriately used. 
  • The Difference Between Classical And Steel String Guitars - In this lesson Mike talks about the main differences between classical and steel string guitars and discusses which one is better for fingerstyle technique.  
Module 4 - How To Start Your Fingerstyle Journey In The Perfect Way 
Want to develop perfect fingerstyle technique? Then you're in the right place! In this module Mike will show you everything you need to know about developing perfect fingerstyle technique.
  • The Basics Of Finger Picking Technique - In this video lesson Mike will show you everything you need to know about the basics of finger picking technique. This lesson is perfect for new fingerpickers and will give you a great platform to develop your dexterity and fluidity.   
  • Two Different Approaches To Fingerstyle: 'Anchoring' vs 'Hovering' - In this video lesson Mike discusses two essential parts of fingerstyle technique, 'anchoring' and 'hovering'. These techniques are a vital part of learning how to play fingerstyle guitar correctly. 
  • How To Fingerpick With Your Thumb - When learning to fingerpick you need to start in a logical order and there's no better place to start than with the thumb. In this video Mike will show you how to develop correct thumb technique when learning fingerstyle guitar. 
  • 3 Exercises That Will Enhance Your Thumb Technique - In this video lesson Mike shows you 3 essential exercises which will boost your thumb technique. If you want direct instruction on how to develop your dexterity and technique quickly, then these exercises are perfect for you. 
  • How To Use Your Thumb And First Finger Together - In this video lesson Mike talks about adding in the first finger to your fingerstyle technique. This technique is essential for any guitarist who wants to learn how to create music quickly and smoothly.  
  • 4 Essential Exercises For Thumb And First Finger Technique - In this video Mike walks you through 4 essential exercises that will turbo charge your fingerstlye technique. These exercises are designed to challenge you and will make a huge difference to your playing. 
  •  Cool Chord Progressions And Songs That Develop Your Fingerstyle Technique - In this video lesson Mike gives you some specific chord progressions and songs to practice the techniques discussed in this module.  *Be warned! This lesson may turbo-charge your progress* 
  • Exploding The Myth of Fingerpicking Patterns - In this video lesson Mike talks about the "myth of fingerpicking patterns" and how there is SO much more to fingerstyle guitar than learning bespoke patterns.
Module 5 - Moving From Fingerpicking Basics To Intermediate
Are you ready for the next step of your fingerpicking journey? In this module Mike will show you how to move from fingerpicking basics to an intermediate level. 
  • What To Expect In This Section- In this video Mike discusses the content of this module and what you can expect to learn by the end of it.  
  • How To Develop Perfect Claw Technique - In this lesson Mike will show you how to develop perfect claw technique that will turbo charge your musicality and phrasing. This technique has been used by musicians such as John Mayer and Jack Johnson, they sound great when they use it and so will you once you've been through this lesson.  
  • Practice Drills For Claw Technique - In this lesson Mike gives you specific practice drills which will help you develop this essential fingerpicking technique. *Disclaimer! This lesson may instantly boost your musicality and phrasing, you have been warned!* 
  • How To Fingerpick Using Thumb, Fingers 1 And 2 - In this lesson Mike will teach you the foundations of fingerpicking; how to use your thumb, 1st finger and 2nd finger. If you have in this vital technique in place, the musical possibilities are endless! 
  • 3 Practice Drills To Develop Flawless Thumb, 1st and 2nd Finger Technique - If you find using your thumb, 1st and 2nd finger difficult, don't worry! In this video lesson Mike will show you 3 wicked exercises and practice drills that will help improve your technique and dexterity instantly. You'll be flying around the strings in no time once you've been through this lesson! 
  • 3 Essential Fingerstyle Patterns For Your Thumb, 1st and 2nd Finger - In this lesson Jack will show you how to play 3 fingerpicking patterns that will instantly boost your musicality and phrasing. These patterns have been heard across the popular music spectrum and are guaranteed to brighten up any chord progression.  
  • 3 Songs That Sound Great With This Technique - In this lesson Jack will show you 3 songs which sound fantastic with this fingerpicking technique. These songs are proven crowd-pleasers and are guaranteed to fill any dance floor. 
Module 6 - Adding In The 3rd Finger
Once you've developed your thumb, 1st finger and 2nd finger it's now time to take your fingerpicking to the next level. In this module you will learn how to add in your 3rd finger.
  • Using Your 3rd Finger: An Introduction- In this lesson Mike explains why using the 3rd finger is such an integral part of developing your fingerpicking technique. This is the next level of fingerpicking and is incredibly useful for developing fast and fluid fingerpicking patterns.  
  • Practice Drills To Develop Perfect 3rd Finger Technique - If you find using the 3rd finger difficult, don't worry! Mike has the solution. In this lesson Mike will show you some specific exercises which will boost the technique and dexterity of your 3rd finger. 
  • A Classic Easy 4-Finger Pattern - In this video lesson Mike shows you a classic 4 finger pattern which will instantly make you sound amazing. This is classic fingerpicking pattern which is incredibly versatile, you won't want to miss this.  
  • Songs You Can Play With Your 3rd Finger - Learning songs is the best way to develop any musical technique. In this lesson Mike breaks down a whole bunch of songs you can play with your 3rd finger. This lesson was designed to instantly develop your musicality and phrasing, hold on tight, it's going to be awesome! 
  • Using Claw Technique With Your 3rd Finger - In this video lesson Mike shows you the benefits of using your 3rd finger with claw technique. If you're a singer-songwriter or acoustic guitarist, you simply can't miss this lesson. This technique will change your world! 
Module 7 - Advanced Fingerpicking
This module is for guitarists who are totally obsessed with fingerpicking. In this module Jack will show you some advanced techniques and intricate fingerpicking patterns. You simply can't miss this! 
  • Adding In The 4th Finger- In this video lesson Jack will show you how to use your 4th finger when fingerpicking. Using your 4th finger is useful for developing speed, accuracy and intricate fingerpicking patterns. If you want to be able to move your fingers around the strings with fluidity and precision, this lesson is for you.  
  • 4th Finger Exercises Which Will Turbo Charge Your Technique And Dexterity - Once you've learned how to correctly use your 4th finger, it's time to learn some exercises which will turbo charge your technique in dexterity. In this video lesson Jack shows you 3 essential fingerpicking exercises which will whip your 4th finger into shape! 
  • Hybrid Picking: A Fingerpickers Secret Weapon - Hybrid picking is used by ALL types of guitarists, it's an extremely versatile technique which can instantly improve your playing. In this video lesson Jack will show you how to play this technique correctly as well as discuss the benefits of learning to hybrid pick.  
  • 3 Exercises That Will Help You Develop Perfect Hybrid Picking Technique - If you want to develop perfect hybrid picking technique quickly and effectively, this lesson is for you. In this lesson Jack will show you 3 quick & cool exercises which will instantly boost your hybrid picking technique. 
Module 8 - Using Fingerpicking In A Musical Situation 
Now you've learned perfect fingerpicking technique, it's time to focus on your musicality. This is one of the most valuable modules in this course, you're going to love it!
  • What To Expect In This Section- This module is perfect for developing your musicality and phrasing, it's an emotive technique which really comes alive when you add in a dash of musicality. In this video lesson Mike explains exactly what's in this section and how you can use it to take the next steps in your fingerpicking journey. 
  • Using Root Notes To Your Advantage - In this video lesson Mike explains the power of the root notes, and why they're essential to know when learning fingerpicking technique.  
  • Creating Your Own Fingerpicking Patterns - Many guitarists fall into the trap of thinking that there are a bunch of bespoke patterns that you need to know when learning how to fingerpicking, this just isn't the case!  When learning how to fingerpick, it's important that you get creative and learn how to create your own patterns, Mike will show you how to do exactly that in this lesson.  
  • Adding Hammer On's And Pull Off's To Fingerpicking Technique - In this lesson Mike demonstrates how to add hammer on's and pull off's to your fingerpicking technique. Even though this technique can be seen as more of a lead based technique, it also works fantastically in a fingerpicking context. 
  • Using Leading Notes To Get To Your Next Chord - Even though switching between chords is a powerful technique, fingerpicking really comes alive when you use leading notes to connect the chords. This is an essential technique that has been used by singer-songwriters like Ed Sheeran, Noel Gallagher and KT Tunstall and now it's your turn to turn your musicality up to 11! 
  • How To Easily Blend Lead With Chords - In this video lesson Mike demonstrates how you can use nearby scales to compliment your fingerpicking. This technique is bursting with musicality and will make you sound like a pro in no time.  
  • How To String Slap - This is one of the BEST techniques you can do on guitar. It was originally made famous by guitarist Jack Johnson, however there's no reason why you can't do it too! In this lesson Mike will show you how to perfect this essential technique.  
  • Rasqueado and String Popping: Develop Your Spanish Flair - Want to give your fingerpicking a spanish flair? Then you're in the right place! In this video lesson Jack shows you the essentials of rasqueado and string popping. These techniques are more flamboyant than your average techniques and can be used to add flavour and spice to your guitar playing. Arriba, Arriba! 
  • Grouping The Strings Into Low, Middle And High - A fantastic way of bringing out your musicality is grouping your strings into low, middle and high. In this video lesson Jack will show you everything you need to know about string grouping. This technique is SO powerful and can fundamentally change the way you play guitar. 
  • How To Use Different Chord Voicings With Fingerpicking - A really simple way of enhancing your musicality is to explore different chord voicings. In this video lesson Jack explains this concept and shows you how to immediately bring this technique into action.  
  • How Do I Put These Techniques Into Practice? Now you've gone through this module and learned how to boost your musicality, Mike explains how to put these techniques into practice. This is arguably one of the most important lessons in the course and is a must-watch if you want your musicality and phrasing to flourish. 
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Suitable for 
guitarists of all
ability levels
Fingerpicking Secrets is a complete map, from beginner to advanced-level fingerstyle guitarist.
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