(PRWEB) July 26, 2014
Jon teaches an easy guitar lesson aimed at beginners today on open chords which are the foundation of learning to play the guitar. MacLennan demonstrates how to play the following chords as follows: C; 3rd fret of the 5th string with 3rd finger, 2nd fret of the 4th string with 2nd finger, 3rd string open, first finger of the 2nd string with first finger and first sting open. Next is A; 5th string open, 2nd fret of the 4th string with first finger, 2nd fret of the 3rd string with 2nd finger 2nd fret of the 2nd string with 3rd finger and first string open. Next is G; 3rd fret of the 6th string with 2nd finger, 2nd fret of the 5th string with first finger, 4th and 3rd strings open, 3rd fret of the 2nd string with 3rd finger and 3rd fret of the first string with 4th finger. Next is E; 6th string open, 2nd fret of the 5th string with 2nd finger, 2nd fret of the 4th string with 3rd finger, first fret of the 3rd string with first finger and 2nd and first strings open. Finally Jon ends with D; 4th string open, 2nd fret of the 3rd string with first finger, 3rd fret of the 2nd string with 3rd finger and 2nd fret of the first sting with 2nd finger. Guitar TAB’s are available for this easy beginner guitar lesson at GuitarControl.com.
Los Angeles based guitarist Jon MacLennan began his career at the age of 16 and is one of the busiest upcoming session guitarist, artist, composer, producer, and professional educator in LA. Jon has done session work for Julian Lennon, Steven Tyler, and British pop star Jamie Cullum. He has appeared on Disney channels “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody” and on the sound track to the movie “Marley and Me 2 – The Puppy Years”. MacLennan earned a bachelor’s in ethnomusicology and jazz guitar studies from University of California, Los Angeles, and has been mentored by Carl Verheyen, Wolf Marshall, Kenny Burrell, Anthony Wilson, Tamir Hendelmen, Jimmy Wyble and Ron Anthony which has made him a highly sought after guitar instructor today.
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