A brief rudimentary lesson on tuning and some CBG basics.

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Comment by Jeff Reilly on June 13, 2017 at 5:17pm
Thanks heaps john for the info mate
Comment by Ken Vickerson on July 20, 2016 at 8:33am
Thanks to Uncle John for the recomending this video, much appreciated by this noob.
Comment by Steve A Mateuszow on June 19, 2016 at 5:13pm

A friend told me about this video. Thanks, it is very informative and inspiring. I'm brand new to the world of CBG's.

Comment by Dave McGrain on December 27, 2015 at 11:29am

Uncle John sent me.Great lesson, I've made my first one bout a week ago I think one of the mistakes I made was fretting it (thought it would look cooler) just makes a lot of knocking noise when I try to slide.I have better luck playing it on my lap.

Comment by Mike on April 24, 2015 at 9:32pm
Hi. :) I am sorry for the dumb question, I know nothing about music as this question will tell you. I cannot follow what the strumming pattern is. Is it just down strokes or ups as well? Thx!
Comment by BUGGY (C) on January 25, 2014 at 4:00am
Woah check how many views!
Comment by BUGGY (C) on January 25, 2014 at 3:59am
Awesome! that's all I play
You sing to the guitar and this is a great example too
Comment by Walter L. Railey, Jr. on September 14, 2013 at 12:47pm

Thanks For The Info On Your Video, Uncle John sent me Your Way For Lesson 101.

Thanks and May God Bless!

 Walt.

Comment by Ruth A Blue on September 11, 2013 at 8:02pm

Wow That was great.

Comment by Uncle John on September 11, 2013 at 7:11pm

Kevin, I just sent a friend to this lesson and listened again myself.  YOU ARE STILL THE MAN.  Best lesson ever.  God bless.  And I agree with Thor.

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