Free Online Guitar Lessons is a free resource to learn guitar brought to you by the pros at Guitareo. Easy to follow video guitar lessons across a wide range of topics.

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Welcome to our guitar lessons website! Here you’ll find a library of free guitar lessons for acoustic and electric guitar. It doesn’t matter if you’re just learning how to play guitar or if you already have years of experience -- our videos can help you get started with the basics or pick-up wherever your past studies left off.

If you are brand new to the guitar, we recommend you start with the Beginner Guitar Quick-Start Series. It’s a collection of 12 step-by-step videos that will give you a solid foundation for all future lessons. You’ll learn how to play guitar, how to hold the guitar, how to tune your guitar, how to strum the guitar, how to play your first chords, and even how to play your first song on guitar.

If you’re interested in playing lead guitar or performing guitar solos, you’ll want to check out the Lead Guitar Quick-Start Series. It’s a collection of 12 lessons that cover everything you need to know to start exploring lead guitar. You’ll learn basic picking technique, the major scale, the major pentatonic scale, the minor pentatonic scale, how to play a guitar solo, and much more.

You may also be interested in our individual video lessons that cover popular topics including: 7 Mistakes Guitar Players Make, 8 Guitar Chords You Must Know, and How To Read Guitar Sheet Music.

When you’re ready to accelerate your progress, we’d like to invite you to visit That’s where you’ll get access to 70+ step-by-step courses for all skill levels, topics, and styles - along with fun play-along songs, live video broadcasts, and a supportive community of guitarists that will help you reach your goals.

Have fun playing guitar,
Nate Savage & Andrew Clarke

Nate and Andrew teach guitar lessons for Guitareo

Popular Guitar Lessons

Here you'll find the most popular guitar lessons that we've added to the website!

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How To Play Fingerstyle Guitar

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How To Read Guitar Tabs

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Live Guitar Lessons

Check out our upcoming and previous live guitar lessons. There are new live shows every week.

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