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Mike Christiansen in The Original Guitar Basics

The Original Guitar Basics

2002 NR

Learn how to play the guitar from veteran guitar instructor Mike Christiansen. A performer, recording artist and director of guitar studies at Utah State University, Christiansen helps beginners learn the fundamentals of holding and tuning the instrument, then guides students through a variety of lessons, which include reading music, playing chords and single-note melodies, recognizing sharps and flats and learning different styles of play.