SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Guitartricks.com, a leader in online guitar lessons, announced the release of its comprehensive guitar lessons iPad app. Guitar Lessons by Guitar Tricks offers guitar players over 8,000 video guitar lessons, more than any other guitar lesson app in the app store, with content covering nearly every genre of guitar playing – from blues and rock to country and bluegrass.
Guitar Lessons by Guitar Tricks accommodates every skill level, from the absolute beginner just getting started to the advanced player working to improve technique. Beginners start with the step-by-step Core Learning System – an easy series of lessons that makes learning fun and frustration-free. Advanced players can study techniques like sweep picking, tapping, and the specialized approach from famous guitar players like Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix, and other influential guitarists.
Started in 1998 by guitarist Jon Broderick, Guitar Tricks has transformed the way people learn guitar by creating step-by-step video lessons. Over the course of 16 years, the company that invented online guitar lessons has become a leader in the market, offering more than 8,000 professionally produced video lessons, 600+ song tutorials with more than 1.9 million members. With the most experience in online guitar education matched with proper song licensing from publishers, Guitar Tricks produces the most in-depth and accurate tutorials on the web that caters to learners of all levels.
With a Full Access subscription to the Guitar Tricks iPad app, users will get access to:
- 8,000 step-by-step, high-definition lessons
- 600+ song lessons, teaching big name artists like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Eagles, B.B. King, Boston, Van Halen, and Johnny Cash
- The Core Learning System: a beginner guitar course that has proven to teach 50-100% faster and has students playing songs from the get go
- Artist study courses: advanced lessons that teach the secrets behind well-known guitarists
- Extensive technique library
- Complete and accurate guitar tabs and notation for every lesson
This year, Guitar Tricks was awarded gold for Best Online Resource and Best Instructional Material by Acoustic Guitar Magazine's Player's Choice Awards. "The whole point of Guitar Tricks is and always has been to create the easiest way for people to learn how to play guitar," says Broderick. "Making an app that made everything on the site available and easy to use on a mobile device was the obvious next step."
And this isn't the first app the company is releasing. Last year, Guitar Tricks came out with a simple Fretboard Trainer mobile app, which looks to have been a stepping stone for this long-awaited app release of the company's massive site.
About Guitar Tricks
Guitartricks.com is an online subscription service that has provided video guitar lessons since 1998. The site has more than 8,000 video lessons with 600+ song tutorials, and more than 1.9 million members. With an unending appetite for improvement, via ongoing course production and licensing negotiations, the site continues to expand and progress.
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SOURCE Guitar Tricks