The very very beginning.  If you are just starting it can be quite daunting. Should I learn chords, should I learn scales, I can't read music. Well here at Spiders we will guide you through the process with easy to digest lessons. 

Some of the attached videos may reference a different lesson number.


Lesson 1.     Lets look and understand the guitar. How to hold it.

Lesson 1a    Parts of the guitar

Lesson 1b    Lets learn the notes.

Lesson 1c    Tunning Listen

Lesson 1d    How to read TAB (guitar music)

Lesson 1e   First song 

Lesson  1f   Understanding Chord Boxes

Lesson  1g   Your first chord sheet

Lesson 1h   Understanding time signatures

Lesson 1i    Almost every pop song ever written

Lesson 2.  Power Chords/5ths

Lesson 2a Paradise City

Lesson 2b It's a jungle Melody Tab    Listen

Lesson 2c It's a jungle chords

Lesson 2d Raindrops Tab Listen

Lesson 2e Bear Blues Tab  Listen

Lesson 2f March of the ants Tab Listen

Lesson 2g Zombie  Chords  PVG Lesson video

Lesson 3a  Some new chords Am  Fmaj7  E

Lesson 3b  Changing smoothly

Lesson 3c  2 finger power chords

Lesson 3d  Power chords chart

Lesson 4d  Ivor the tiger

Lesson 4e Notes on an E string Video

Lesson 4 Leaving on a jet plane Chords Lesson Video 

Lesson 4a Cavatina Easy Version in D Tab Listen Backing Track

Lesson 4b Edelweiss

Lesson 5 House of the rising sun

Lesson 5a House of the rising sun melody tab Listen

Lesson 5b House of the rising sun video run through

Lesson 5c  4 Non Blondes ish video

Lesson 5d Leaving on a jet plane lesson video

Lesson 6 

Lesson 6a More Grade 1 chords

Lesson 7   

Lesson 7a Country Roads

Lesson 7b using a capo

Lesson 7c How to find songs and play them

Lesson 8

Lesson 8 Moveabe chords

Lesson 8a Blues intro

Lesson  9 Should I stay or should I go Chords Backing track

Lesson 10 Grade 2 chords

Lesson 11a    Shivers Chords and Intro melody sheet 1

Lesson 12 Rhythmic development (using A, D & E )

Lesson 12a Time signatures (same as 1g)

Lesson 13a Horse with no name Sheet 1

Lesson 13b Nights in white satin Chords

Lesson 14a Strum 1 video

Lesson 14b Strum 2 video

Lesson 15  Strumming

Lesson 15a Strumming video for nights in white satin

Lesson 15b  Strumming for whats up Video

Lesson 15c Strummng for Knocking on heavens door video

Lesson 15d Strumming for Yellow video

Lesson 15e Strumming for Teenage kicks video

Lesson 16 More strumming

Lesson 16a Radioactive

Lesson 17 Suspended Chords

Lesson 17 a Barre Chords major, minor, Minor 7ths and Dom 7ths

Lesson 17b Bm & F sharp minor

Lesson 17c Canon 

Lesson 18 More suspended chords

Lesson 18a Brass in Pocket

Lesson 18b Have a nice day 

Lesson 19  The importance of Melodies

Lesson 19a Scarborough Fair Tab Version 2 Listen

Lesson 19b Greensleeves Listen Tab

Lesson 19c Malagena

Lesson 19d Amazing Grace




Monday Night. Intermediate Level

week 1

Lesson 20 Intermediate Level

Lesson 20a Nice (an original song) Video
Lesson 20b Something Chords
Lesson 20c  Freight Train Blues. easy tab  Listen lesson video part 1
Lesson 20e  Freight Train  Lesson video 2  int version


week 2
Lesson 21 Sunny Afternoon Chords
Lesson 21a More inversion chords


Week 3
Lesson 22a Space oddity Bowie  Lesson Video  Perf Video  Chords

Lesson 22b Rakes of Marlow Perf Video

Lesson 22c Mourning Air

week 4

Lesson 23 Understanding moving chords

Lesson 23a 

Week 5

Lesson 25 Struming and rhythm

Lesson 25a Which D, which A

week 6

Lesson 26   Complete run thru of American Pie

Lesson 26a All through the night.  

Lesson Pre run thru of Faury tale of New York


Lead Guitar Playing / Soloing

Theory Sheet 3