Learn to Play!eMedia's Guitar Method is incredibly popular software that's designed to get you playing guitar fast. Its 165 lessons give you a comprehensive foundation in playing guitar, including how to fret chords, play melodies, fingerpick, strum, and more. What's more, eMedia Guitar Method even includes an animated fretboard to help you see and imitate both chord positions and strumming patterns. Plus, you get over 50 one-on-one videos with instructor Kevin Garry, a built-in tuner, 70 play-along songs, and a 250-chord dictionary with eMedia Guitar Method.
eMedia Guitar Method at a Glance:
- 70 built-in, play-along songs
- 50 one-on-one videos with instructor Kevin Garry, Ph.D.
- Money-saving alternative to private lessons
- Interactive fretboard displays chord shapes and strumming patterns
- Built-in tuner, metronome, recorder, chord dictionary, and more
- 160 step-by-step lessons
Money-saving alternative to private lessons
eMedia's Guitar Method is a highly interactive software suite, offering up a wealth of knowledge within a fun, learn-at-your-own pace environment. One-on-one videos, lessons, fretboard animations, a chord dictionary, and built-in songs give you a range of tools to learn with, so the learning stays exciting and engaging. Plus, you can always go back and review lessons or rewind videos as needed whenever you have any questions.
Interactive fretboard displays chord shapes and strumming patterns
Guitar Method helps you learn chords by displaying them on an animated fretboard, making it really simple to get your hands in the right place. Plus, the strings animate in progression to demonstrate strumming and picking patterns, helping you to both see and hear how to play the song.
70 built-in, play-along songs
With Guitar Method, you'll learn popular songs in no time. There are 70 built-in songs spanning a range of musical genres. Songs include "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" from Bob Dylan, "Rock N' Me" from The Steve Miller Band, "Dreamboat Annie" from Heart, "Uncle John's Band" from The Grateful Dead, and more! You can even slow down songs to learn at your own tempo until you're ready to play at speed.
165 step-by-step lessons
More than 160 step-by-step lessons come with eMedia's Guitar Method. They're arranged progressively to give you a solid foundation in guitar basics and they also go on to include more intermediate and cutting-edge topics. Exercises include everything from tuning the guitar to playing chords to fingerpicking to reading music notation and more.
50 on-on-one videos with instructor Kevin Garry, Ph.D.
Large-format, full-motion videos are included with eMedia Guitar Method, as well. You'll enjoy hours of personal instruction as on-screen teacher Kevin Garry takes you through a series of lessons.
Built-in tuner, metronome, recorder, chord dictionary, and more
This lesson suite includes a host of "extras," making it a fully-realized guitar learning environment. There are a built-in tuner, a chord dictionary, a digital metronome, a digital recorder, and more!
eMedia Guitar Method Features:
- 165 step-by-step lessons
- 50 on-on-one videos
- 70 built-in, play-along songs
- Can slow down song tempo to learn songs
- Animated guitar fretboard
- Chord dictionary
- Built-in tuner, metronome, and recorder
- Mac and PC compatible
Windows Rig Requirements
- CD-ROM drive, sound card, 256+ color display
- 16MB of free RAM, 40MB of free disk space
Mac System Requirements
- Power PC (or faster), Intel compatible
- Mac OS X 10.1+
- CD-ROM drive, 256+ color display
- 16MB of free RAM, 83MB of free disk space