We've launched a Facebook Group for Musicisum Students! Click here to join!

Rabea Massaad

Learn to play guitar

with Rabea Massaad

Over 80 video lessons

Starting from the very beginning, this guitar course teaches all the techniques you need to know to become a fantastic guitarist.

15+ hours of content

With videos split across lessons teaching you new techniques, exercises teaching you how to practice new techniques, and challenges teaching you how to apply new techniques.

Sign up now

Get instant access to this course - and all of our other courses - and start learning straight away.

Sign up

Course overview

1

Getting to know your guitar

2

Strings and tuning

3

Using a pick

4

Fretting and thumb placement

Show all lessons
5

Notes on the fretboard

6

Sharp and flat notes

7

Using a metronome

8

Power chords

9

The secret to chunky power chords

10

Major chords

11

Minor chords

12

Discovering New Chords

13

Write your first song

14

Drop D tuning

15

Minor pentatonic position 1

16

Moving the minor pentatonic

17

Blues scale position 1

18

Alternate picking

19

Palm muting

20

How to play fast

21

Bending

22

Sliding

23

Major pentatonic

24

Hammer-ons and pull-offs

25

Vibrato

26

Minor pentatonic position 2

27

Blues scale position 2

28

Double stops

29

Natural harmonics

30

Tuning with natural harmonics

31

Major scale

32

Minor scale

33

Minor pentatonic position 3

34

Blues scale position 3

35

Minor pentatonic position 4

36

Blues scale position 4

37

Minor pentatonic position 5

38

Blues scale position 5

39

Pinched harmonics

40

How to improvise

41

How to use a capo

42

Barre chords

43

Suspended chords

44

7th chords

45

Octave chords

46

Finding every note on the fretboard

47

Blues Chords

48

The CAGED system

49

9th chords

50

Picking patterns

51

Drop tunings

52

Finger picking

53

The grid system

54

Triplet accents

55

Left hand muting

56

Dorian

57

Phrygian

58

Lydian

59

Mixolydian

60

Locrian

61

Two-handed tapping

62

Harmonic minor

63

Phrygian dominant

64

Arpeggios

65

Hybrid picking

66

String skipping

67

How to dial in a reggae tone

68

Chank picking

69

Reggae popping lines

70

Introduction to pedalboards

71

Distortion

72

Flanger

73

Phaser

74

Reverb

75

Delay

76

How to dial in a djent tone

77

Djent picking and muting

78

Complex accents - 5s and 7s

79

Major pentatonic scale

80

Pick raking

81

Major triads

82

Major blues phrasing

83

How to stay motivated

84

How to prepare to play live

85

How to restring a guitar

86

How to build energy in a song

87

The caterpillar warm-up

88

Inverted chord shape warm-up

Why learn to play guitar with Musicisum?

  • Learn how to play guitar from home. Watch on-demand lessons on any computer, tablet, or smartphone.
  • Start learning from any level. Whether you have been playing for years or you're a complete beginner - we've got you covered.
  • Follow our perfectly-designed course to master chords, scales, licks, and riffs.
  • Make the most of your practice time with our effective exercises and practice tools.
  • Enjoy regular new content. We are always adding new lessons, exercises, and challenges to give you something new to learn.
Sign up