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Guitar Courses
 
Whether you're just starting out or have been playing guitar for years, Peghead Nation has courses to help you develop your playing and song repertoire. From beginning to advanced guitar lessons with some of the finest players and instructors in roots music, you can delve into bluegrass, fingerstyle, flatpicking, Celtic, roots backup, and other styles, building your repertoire of tunes and filling out your toolbox of techniques as you go. See introduction videos of all of our guitar courses below, and check out free sample lessons as well. Enjoy!
 
Available Guitar Courses
 
with Adrianne Serna
 
Beginner
• 29 Lessons
• 24 Tunes
 
Learn to play guitar from scratch and sing some of your favorite songs with simple but powerful chords and strum patterns. Includes 24 great songs to play, with chord and lyric sheets. 
 
 
with Scott Nygaard
 
Intermediate
• 29 Lessons
• 26 Tunes
 
Learn the essential techniques of roots and bluegrass rhythm guitar by playing classic and contemporary songs, with flatpicking technique tips and strums, bass runs, and fills.
 
 
with Scott Nygaard
 
Intermediate
• 42 Lessons
• 34 Tunes
 
Learn to play fiddle tunes and other bluegrass and roots melodies, with an emphasis on alternate picking, simple scales, and developing good picking- and fretting-hand technique. Designed for guitarists just starting to play melodies as well as intermediate players who want to work on their flatpicking technique.
 
 
with Stevie Coyle
 
Intermediate / Advanced
• 34 Lessons
• 26 Tunes
 
Learn to play fingerstyle guitar, from traditional Travis-picking tunes to arrangements of contemporary fingerstyle tunes, song accompaniment and more, with acclaimed performer, teacher, and entertainer Stevie Coyle.
 
 
with Orville Johnson
 
Intermediate / Advanced
• 27 Lessons
• 19 Tunes
 
Become a complete blues player through these lessons in country blues fingerpicking, blues lead guitar, and bottleneck slide, with great technique lessons and blues songs from Robert Johnson, Mississippi John Hurt, and more.
 
 
with Scott Nygaard
 
Advanced
• 80 Lessons
• 63 Tunes
 

Learn the essential techniques of bluegrass flatpicking guitar through classic and lesser-known songs and tunes, from bluegrass blues to old-time fiddle tunes to country swing sounds.

 
 
with Orville Johnson
 
Intermediate / Advanced
• 32 Lessons
• 23 Tunes
 
Learn to play fingerstyle blues, with a bottleneck slide and without, through songs from blues legends Mississippi John Hurt, Big Bill Broonzy, Lightnin' Hopkins, Tampa Red, Blind Willie Johnson, and more.
 
 
with Matt Munisteri
 
Advanced
• 51 Lessons
• 33 Tunes
 

Learn to play the 1920s and ’30s chord melody and rhythm guitar styles of Eddie Lang, Nick Lucas, Freddie Green, Carl Kress, and other early jazz greats. With chord melody solos to popular swing melodies, advanced rhythm guitar techniques, and acoustic jazz picking techniques.

 
 
with Flynn Cohen
 
Intermediate
• 23 Lessons
• 15 Tunes
 

Learn to accompany jigs and reels and other traditional Irish dance tunes in the style pioneered by Irish guitar greats Paul Brady, Mícheál Ó Dhomhnaill, and Dáithí Sproule and used at Irish seisiúns. With chord voicings, rhythm patterns, and practice tracks.

 
 
with Steve Baughman
 
Intermediate / Advanced
• 21 Lessons
• 12 Tunes
 
Learn how to use the traditional clawhammer style of old-time banjo on the guitar to play traditional dance tunes with a powerful groove or sweet, contemplative melodies. With clawhammer technique exercises and 12 great tunes to play.
 
 
with Tony McManus
 
Advanced
• 17 Lessons
• 14 Tunes
 
Learn to play reels, jigs, airs, and other traditional forms, both fingerstyle and with a flatpick. Celtic guitar master Tony McManus walks you through melodies and shows you how to bring tunes to life with the ornamentation that defines Irish and Scottish traditional music.
 
 
with Teja Gerken
 
Advanced
• 15 Lessons
• 15 Tunes
 
Meet 15 of the best players in the international fingerstyle guitar community, as they demonstrate their techniques, playing styles, and signature tunes.
 
 
with Scott Nygaard
 
Advanced
• 21 Lessons
• 0 Tunes
 
This series of exercises will help guitarists learn the fingerboard and expand their knowledge of chord and scale theory, with handy tips on picking and fretting techniques that will improve their sound. Includes 100 workouts.
 
 
with Mark Goldenberg
 
Intermediate / Advanced
• 20 Lessons
• 0 Tunes
 
Learn guitar chord theory in-depth with Mark Goldenberg, a respected touring and session guitarist and a student of the legendary Ted Greene. You'll explore basic major and minor chord inversions all over the neck and on all string sets, as well as wide-triad voicings; harmonized major scales; major, minor, and dominant seventh-chord voicings; and more.
 
 
 
Guitar Performances
 
 
 
A duo performance of Gillian Welch's "Winter's Come and Gone"
 
 
 
Navy veteran and singer-songwriter performs an original song in the LR Baggs video studio.
 
 
 
Eric Skye flatpicks the well-known fiddle tune on his Santa Cruz signature model.
 
 
 
Zak Hobbs teaches his arrangement of "Bonnie Susie Cleland" for Lowden's Lockdown Lessons.
 
 
 
The guitarist, singer, songwriter, and founding member of the Waybacks pays homage to Doc Watson with a medley of "Bright Sunny South" and “Jack-A-Roe,” a traditional song that became a mainstay of the Greatful Dead.
 
 
 
Zak Hobbs teaches his arrangement of "Black Mountain Rag" for Lowden's Lockdown Lessons.
 
 
 
Froggy Bottom luthier and Muleskinner Instruments founder Andy Mueller plays a Muleskinner octave mandolin with his trio.
 
 
 
Scott Ainslie plays "Coleman's March" in Open C tuning on a beautiful Froggy Bottom.
 
 
 
Eric Skye and Jamie Stillway play Skye's original "Kathryn By the Delaware"
 
 
 
Slack-key guitarist plays "Missing You" on his Thompson Size 2.
 
 
 
Zak Hobbs teaches simple open-string scales for Lowden's Lockdown Lessons.
 
 
 
The two-time IBMA mandolin player of the year performs an original song on her Bourgeois L-DBO guitar.
 
 
 
The songwriter, singer, and guitarist took over the Thompson Guitars Facebook page to play a few songs on her Thompson OM-28.
 
 
 
The songwriter and multi-instrumentalist performs an original song live in the Martin Museum, on a 1942 Martin D-45.
 
 
 
Brothers Page Burkum and Jack Torrey play one of their original songs live in the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The flatpicking master recently took over the Thompson Guitars Facebook page to play a song and talk about his Thompson dreadnought.
 
 
 
The songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist plays a live set from her home in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
The songwriter plays his original song, which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Gospel Music chart.
 
 
 
The master guitarist and songwriter performs a solo version of one of his songs, live at Ulster Hall in Belfast, Ireland.
 
 
 
The Americana band’s founder, BJ Barham, plays one of his original songs, accompanied on dobro by Neil Jones.
 
 
 
The songwriter and multi-instrumentalist performs her Grammy-nominated song live in the Martin Museum, on a 1942 Martin D-45.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter plays one of his original songs live at the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The songwriter plays one of his original compositions at the Collings Guitar and Mandolin shop.
 
 
 
The 2019 Winfield Flatpicking champion plays his Thompson guitar with his friend and owner of The Violin Shoppe in Charlotte, North Carolina.
 
 
 
The guitarist plays one a traditional favorite with Maddie Whitler and Max Johnson, live in the Peghead Nation studio.
 
 
 
The roots trio plays a one of their original compositions at the Collings Guitar and Mandolin shop.
 
 
 
Molly and her band play an original song featuring her powerful clawhammer guitar technique, live at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter plays one of his original songs live at the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The guitarist plays one of his original songs from his debut solo album, “The Way I View the World,” live at the Peghead Nation studio.
 
 
 
The master guitarist and songwriter performs a solo version of one of his songs, live at Ulster Hall in Belfast, Ireland.
 
 
 
Molly and her band play an original song featuring her powerful clawhammer guitar technique, live at the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame.
 
 
 
Songwriter Benjamin Scheuer plays an original song from his award-winning one-man, six-guitar show, THE LION.
 
 
 
Pete Wallace and Colm McClean cover Glen Campbell’s Wichita Lineman, both playing new Lowden guitars.
 
 
 
The flatpicking master plays an original composition on a new Traditional series dreadnought.
 
 
 
The duo from the Irish folk band Beoga perform two Irish tunes with the Lowden O-25 45th Anniversary Limited Edition.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter plays one of his original songs live at the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The guitarist performs on his new Bourgeois Slope D 35, with Rob Ickes.
 
 
 
The guitarist plays an extended version of an original tune from his debut solo album, with mandolinist Maddie Witler and bassist Max Johnson.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter plays one of his original songs live at the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
Guitarist Aaron Lefebvre demonstrates a beautiful new Bourgeois decked out with Brazilian rosewood, a beveled armrest, and a soundport.
 
 
 
The guitarist for the pop/rock/soul band The New Respects plays a solo version of an original song live at Martin HQ.
 
 
 
The songwriter and her band play one of her originals from her latest album, “Other Girls.”
 
 
 
An extended jam on the Americana band’s tune, live at the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival.
 
 
 
The songwriter performs one of her originals on her new custom Collings guitar.
 
 
 
The two powerhouses play The Mississippi Sheiks song live at the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival.
 
 
 
The roots trio plays a joyful version of the Curtis Mayfield classic live at the Collings Guitar and Mandolin shop.
 
 
 
The country/Americana group plays a Jimmie Rodgers classic live in the Fishman and D’Addario showcase room at IBMA 2019.
 
 
 
The Western Swing group plays a song from their forthcoming album “Return to El Paso,” a celebration of the Marty Robbins hit song from 1959.
 
 
 
The duo from the Irish folk band Beoga perform a Paul Brady classic with the Lowden O-25 45th Anniversary Limited Edition.
 
 
 
Väsen guitarist Roger Tallroth plays a solo version of a haunting polska on an octave mandolin.
 
 
 
A few minutes from the roots music icon’s set at the venerable festival.
 
 
 
Watch a quick lunchtime jam from Steve and Rob, who work in the Bourgeois binding department!
 
 
 
The bluegrass/hip-hop band plays an original song live in the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The two fingerstylists share a beautiful tune played with two ToneWoodAmps and captured on an iPhone.
 
 
 
The songwriter plays an original from his new album “Texas,” live in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
Watch Molly and her band play the old-time ballad backstage at the Grand Ole Opry.
 
 
 
The dobro master and fingerstyle powerhouse play Tommy’s original tune in the Ear Trumpet Labs workshop.
 
 
 
Members of Väsen play an octave mandolin and nyckelharpa version of an original polska.
 
 
 
The English fingerstylist and Turkish fretless guitar master play an original piece together, both using effects from the ToneWoodAmp.
 
 
 
The Americana ensemble plays a song from their latest album live in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
The Canadian fingerstylist plays a beautiful original tune on the shoreline of Maui, Hawaii, with the ToneWoodAmp.
 
 
 
Watch a smokin’ live performance of John Jorgenson’s original tune, with his stellar gypsy jazz band.
 
 
 
The fingerstyle guitar master plays a Radiohead hit live in the Lowden workshop.
 
 
 
Country artist Tim Hicks plays one of his original songs live in the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The Italian fingerstyle guitarist plays an original composition from his latest album, “Dream,” on a Collings OM2H.
 
 
 
Meet some of the artisans who are part of the 180-year history of building iconic American guitars by hand.
 
 
 
The English fingerstyle phenom plays the Louis Armstrong classic using a ToneWoodamp.
 
 
 
Songwriter Justin Osborne plays an original song from his album “Ever Since I Lost My Mind.”
 
 
 
The songwriter and guitarist plays an original song during his debut on the Grand Ole Opry.
 
 
 
Greg from the Bourgeois finish department tries out the brand new OMSC featuring an arm bevel and sound port.
 
 
 
Watch the official video for this original song from Molly’s latest album “When You’re Ready,” featuring her powerful clawhammer guitar technique.
 
 
 
The fingerstylists play a beautiful acoustic version of John Mayer's “Slow Dancing in a Burning Room” with the ToneWoodAmp.
 
 
 
The folk trio plays an original song from their latest album live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
Andrew Olson, Process Engineer and Artist Relations Manager at Bourgeois steps away from the CNC for a few minutes to pick a tune on our new D/C Generation.
 
 
 
The master songwriter plays an unreleased song live at Soundcheck in Nashville.
 
 
 
The husband-and-wife duo writes a song on the spot, given nothing but the title as a starting place.
 
 
 
The Spanish guitarist known as “El Twanguero” plays an original composition on a Collings OM1.
 
 
 
The Americana trio plays an original song in the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
A powerhouse collaboration on stage at Wintergrass 2018, playing the Väsen tune “Flippen” with a fun interlude of “Squirrel Hunters.”
 
 
 
Flatpickers take two Thompson guitars for a fun spin during the Sisters Folk Festival Concert.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter writes a song on the spot, given nothing but the title as a starting place.
 
 
 
Guitar virtuoso Ryosuke Yufu plays an original tune on his Taylor 514ce at Kitty Izu Studio in Japan.
 
 
 
The multi-instrumentalist and songwriter plays an original song on his Collings C100 at the Collings shop in Austin, Texas.
 
 
 
The songwriter and band leader of The Engine Lights plays an original song in the LR Baggs studio.
 
 
 
The songwriter and guitarist plays a Grateful Dead favorite with his band at YarmonyGrass.
 
 
 
The folk trio plays an original song from their new album live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
The songwriter and former frontman for Gaslight Anthem sings an original song in the Martin Guitar Museum.
 
 
 
The blues guitarist and songwriter discusses and plays his Preston Thompson during a stop in Seattle, Washington.
 
 
 
The American Songster plays three songs from his new album, “Dom Flemons Presents Black Cowboys,” live at Elderly Instruments.
 
 
 
The songwriter plays an original song that he recently recorded for his new live album, “Woodstock Sessions.”
 
 
 
The award-winning guitarist and songwriter plays an original song live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
The multi-instrumentalist and songwriter plays a twin fiddle version of the song “Lizard In the Spring,” live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
The Grammy Award winning songwriter plays an original song with Tom Rozum and Nina Gerber, live at the Preston Thompson shop.
 
 
 
The singer-songwriter plays an original song from her recent album of duets live in the LR Baggs Nashville studio.
 
 
 
John Oates writes a song on the spot, given nothing but the title as a starting place.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter plays an original song at Sisters High School in Oregon.
 
 
 
A pretty polska played on mandolin and octave mandolin by Väsen guitarist Roger Tallroth and Mike Marshall.
 
 
 
The Canadian fingerstyle guitar master plays one of his original compositions using the ToneWoodAmp’s versatile reverb settings.
 
 
 
The Americana powerhouse plays an original song in the Ear Trumpet Labs yurt at the Grey Fox Festival.
 
 
 
The South Carolina native plays an original song in LR Baggs’ Nashville studio.
 
 
 
Scott Ainslie plays a Mississippi John Hurt classic on a beautiful 12-fret built with Koa back and sides and a Sitka spruce top.
 
 
 
Madeleine and Juliet Kelson perform an original song with their band.
 
 
 
Guitarist Carl Miner plays an original composition on the new all-mahogany WL-S Deluxe.
 
 
 
The two flatpickers play the traditional tune “Gold Rush” on their Preston Thompson dreadnoughts, at Carter Vintage Guitars in Nashville.
 
 
 
Exclusive video of the supergroup playing Mike Marshall’s tune “Egypt” live at Wintergrass 2018.
 
 
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his latest album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
John Oates and his band play a song first recorded in 1924 by Emmet Miller, and made popular in the 1940s by Eddy Arnold.
 
 
 
The singer-songwriter plays his popular song “Panama Red,” with an interlude of the classic Elizabeth Cotten song, “Freight Train.”
 
 
 
The singer-songwriter performs an original song off of his Sturgill Simpson-produced album “Purgatory.” Filmed in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
Guitarist, songwriter, and singer Molly Tuttle plays her brand new Preston Thompson dreadnought.
 
 
 
The guitar and dobro duo performs a song off of the album “The Country Blues” in the LR Baggs studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer in the official video for an original song from her album “Rise.”
 
 
 
The celebrated guitar and dobro duo stopped by D’Addario’s showcase at Folk Alliance and played a rousing version of this Billy Joe Shaver song.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents the singer-songwriter playing an original song from her album ”Trinity.”
 
 
 
Two guitar masters perform an original tune from their 2014 album, “Avalon.”
 
 
 
Guitarist Trey Hensley takes a Thompson dreadnought for a backstage spin.
 
 
 
Guitarist Chris Luquette plays with Nick Dumas and Connor Hutteball at the Thompson Guitars workshop.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter flatpicks an old-time tune on a Huss & Dalton Crossroads Deluxe at Gryphon Stringed Instruments.
 
 
 
The bluegrass masters visit Raw Talent, the Improv Song Series where we give artists made-up song titles, ask them to write a song on the spot.
 
 
 
Scott Ainslie plays a beautiful version of “You Don't Know What Love Is” on a custom parlor guitar from Froggy Bottom Guitars.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents the bluegrass/hip-hop band playing an original song from their album “American Music.”
 
 
 
Music City Roots presents Billy Strings playing the title track to his latest album on his Thompson Mahogany Dreadnought.
 
 
 
The fingerstyle guitarist plays an original composition in the Martin Museum, on his Martin OM-21 Signature Guitar.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Canadian songwriter, singer, and banjo player Kaia Kater playing the traditional tune, “Fine Times at Our House.”
 
 
 
Grammy Award-winning guitarist reviews his new Preston Thompson Sunburst 12-Fret 000 guitar.
 
 
 
Guitarists from The Bluegrass Unit play a smoking flatpicking tune at the 2017 Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival.
 
 
 
Julian Lage performs his original composition on his prototype Collings signature model featuring an optional Adirondack spruce top.
 
 
 
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer plays an original song from her new album “Rise.”
 
 
 
The L.A.-based songwriter plays one of his original songs from his album “Tenderheart.”
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter performs a new original song live on his Bourgeois Ray Lamontagne Signature Series guitar.
 
 
 
The Martin Ambassadors play an original song in the Martin museum during their visit to Nazareth, Pennsylvania.
 
 
 
The L.A.-based songwriter plays one of his original songs from his album “Tenderheart.”
 
 
 
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer plays an original song from her forthcoming album “Rise.”
 
 
 
Scott Ainslie plays “Midnight on the Water” on a beautiful Froggy Bottom DeLuxe Grade D14 dreadnought with East Indian rosewood and Adirondack spruce.
 
 
 
The songwriter and guitarist plays one of her original songs live in the LR Baggs’ studio in Nashville.
 
 
 
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer plays the traditional favorite with John Mailander on fiddle, Hasee Ciaccio on bass, and Wes Corbett on banjo.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Louisiana fiddlers playing two Cajun tunes.
 
 
 
The International Space Station Commander performs a revised version of David Bowie’s hit on his Larrivée Parlor.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Canadian songwriter, singer, and banjo player Kaia Kater playing a song from her recent album, “Nine Pin.”
 
 
 
A live performance from the Taylor Guitars NAMM 2017 booth from West Georgia songwriter Brian Collins and his band.
 
 
 
Scott Ainslie plays “The One Dime Blues” on a stunning Froggy Bottom Model M with 1920s Brazilian rosewood and Greman spruce harvested in 1876.
 
 
 
The songwriter, guitarist, and singer plays her original song with Sam Grisman on bass and John Mailander on fiddle.
 
 
 
Guitarist, songwriter, and member of Della Mae plays the Harry Nilsson classic on the Bourgeois Soloist 30th Anniversary Commemorative Edition.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Sean and Sara Watkins performing the Fleetwood Mac song "Steal Your Heart Away."
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of “Baby, I Love Your Way” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
Guitarist Pierre Bensusan plays part of his piece “Nefertari” at the Lowden workshop.
 
 
 
Songwriter Benjamin Scheuer plays the latest single from his album “Songs From The LION” on his Froggy Bottom H12.
 
 
 
Peghead Nation Celtic Guitar instructor performs a set of two jigs at the Santa Barbara Acoustic Instrument Celebration.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter tells how Guy Clark gave him a Bourgeois Ricky Skaggs model and plays “The Guitar,” a song he co-wrote with Clark.
 
 
 
ELIXIR Strings artist Sungha Jung plays a fingerstyle guitar arrangement of Dave Brubeck's “Take Five.”
 
 
 
Guitarist, songwriter, and member of Della Mae plays the Norman Blake and Tony Rice classic “Ridge Road Gravel” on the Bourgeois Tony Rice Tribute guitar.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents songwriter Lee Thomas Miller playing his song “In Color,” which was a hit for country artist Jamey Johnson.
 
 
 
The Irish folk group plays their song “Butterflies” live at the Lowden factory, where they picked up two custom Lowden guitars.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Sturgill Simpson playing his song “Long White Line” live at the historic RCA Studio A in Nashville.
 
 
 
Huss & Dalton Guitar Company presents The Honey Dewdrops playing an original song on Music City Roots.
 
 
 
Fishman artist Jason Isbell and fiddler Amanda Shires play live at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Joey Cape, Brian Wahlstrom, and Walt Hamburger performing Joey's original songs in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Sean and Sara Watkins performing Sean's tune “Bella and Ivan” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
The guitarist, songwriter, and member of Della Mae plays her original song “Willow and Oak” and talks with Jason Verlinde about getting started on fiddle and guitar.
 
 
 
The guitarist Scott Ainslie plays his arrangement of the popular 1930’s song on a Froggy Bottom 12-fret F model guitar.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents songwriters JP Harris and Chance McCoy performing “Sugar Babe” live in Nashville.
 
 
 
The husband-and-wife duo perform their original song on “A Prairie Home Companion.”
 
 
 
Songwriter Benjamin Scheuer plays an original song from his award winning one-man, six-guitar show, THE LION.
 
 
 
The winner of "The Voice" plays his original song on a Bourgeois OMSC guitar at The Music Emporium in Massachusetts.
 
 
 
Peter Frampton plays an acoustic version of his hit "Lines On My Face," live in Nashville.
 
 
 
The guitarist and songwriter Scott Ainslie plays his arrangement of the Stephen Foster hit on a special Froggy Bottom H-12 guitar.
 
 
 
Fishman artist Jerry Douglas runs the Tedeschi Trucks Band through a back-stage rehearsal of a classic Lead Belly song.
 
 
 
Witnessing Richard Thompson play his ode to love and an exotic motorcycle on his Lowden guitar is always a thrill. Here is a live version from Goldmark Gallery.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Peter Frampton playing an acoustic version of "Show Me The Way" live in Nashville.
 
 
 
Songwriter Benjamin Scheuer plays an original song from his award winning one-man, six-guitar show, THE LION, during a visit with Charlie Rose.
 
 
 
D'Addario Foundation presents classical guitarist Liying Zhu performing El Ultimo Tremolo by Augustín Barrios Mangoré.
 
 
 
Four tunes from David Surette's set during a concert celebrating the artistry of Froggy Bottom Guitars.
 
 
 
Watch a live performance of "Boston Town" by Della Mae, with Courtney Hartman and Celia Woodsmith both playing their Bourgeois guitars.
 
 
 
The influential guitarist plays his song "Country Boy" on his custom Huss & Dalton T-0014.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents fingerstyle guitarist and songwriter Maxwell Hughes performing his original instrumental "No Name."
 
 
 
Bourgeois is celebrating 40 years of building guitars with a small run of 15 special instruments. Watch Courtney Hartman and Bryan Sutton play the OM and D variations of this special guitar.
 
 
 
Mary Chapin Carpenter plays her custom Huss & Dalton OO-SP in the studio in this take on her song from the album "The Age of Miracles."
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Albatross performing "Hope You Find What You're Looking For" live in Nashville, Tennessee.
 
 
 
Scott Fore demonstrates the Bryan Sutton Limited Edition Dreadnought from Bourgeois with fingerpicked versions of "Cannonball Rag" and "Whiskey Before Breakfast". Using Bryan's D-150 as inspiration, Bourgeois crafted this limited model with new advances in our Aged Tone torrefaction process, including the bracing.
 
 
 
LR Baggs Handcrafted Video presents HoneyHoney playing their original song "Big Man."
 
 
 
Della Mae members Celia Woodsmith and Courtney Hartman play a Bourgeois Vintage OM a and the Bourgeois tribute guitar for Tony Rice on their version of a Townes Van Zandt classic.
 
 
 
LR Baggs Handcrafted Video presents the duo HoneyHoney playing one of the original songs from their latest album "3".
 
 
 
Bourgeois Guitars presents the flatpicking master with a gorgeous take on Schumann's Night Pieces, Op. 23 played on a custom Bourgeois 0 with Brazilian rosewood back and sides.
 
 
 
Noctambule is Bruce Victor and Marla Fibish, and here they perform "If I Could Tell You," a poem by W.H. Auden that they put to music.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Doyle Dykes performing a solo guitar medley of U2's "With or Without You" and "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For." Doyle's Olson guitar was recorded with the LR Baggs LB6 pickup.
 
 
 
LR Baggs presents Valerie June playing "Tennessee Time," a song she co-wrote with Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys.
 
 
 
Noctambule playing John Whelan's lovely tune "Trip to Skye" in one of our favorite nocturnal haunts.
 
 
 
LR Baggs Presents Molly Parden & Zachary Dyke "Things Change"
 
 
 
Guitar Demos
 
 
 
Mark Goldenberg demonstrates his pair of Collings flattop guitars.
 
 
 
Peghead Nation’s Celtic Guitar instructor Tony McManus discusses and demonstrates his signature model guitar.
 
 
 
Peghead Nation’s Teja Gerken highlights Taylor’s new guitar-buying resource with helpful examples and clips from recent guitar demonstrations.
 
 
 
The percussive fingerstylist discusses and demonstrates his primary guitar.
 
 
 
An affordable dreadnought built with solid Indian rosewood and Sitka spruce.
 
 
 
An affordable, vintage-inspired 000.
 
 
 
Americana and blues singer-songwriter Danny Click demonstrates his go-to acoustic guitar.
 
 
 
Mike Dowling demonstrates his pair of National Guitars.
 
 
 
Peghead Nation instructor and sideman extraordinaire demonstrates the instruments he uses onstage with Hugh Laurie’s Copper Bottom Band.
 
 
 
Vintage-style Adirondack-top 000 is a bargain.
 
 
 
Adrianne Serna demonstrates her Taylor GS Mini.
 
 
 
An affordable acoustic six-string baritone from Alvarez.
 
 
 
Teja Gerken demonstrates his custom OM.
 
 
 
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