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Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!®


Stop dreaming and start playing guitar right away! Yes it’s true, Marlene Hutchinson’s unique one day program, as seen by millions on TV, will quickly make your guitar playing dreams a reality! You’ll learn…

  • 5 Basic Chords
  • 3 Simple Strumming Patterns
  • 3 Easy Finger Picking Patterns
  • Play 12 Familiar Songs
  • Tuning Techniques
  • Basic Music Theory
  • Read & Play Tablature
  • Guitar Care & String Changing
  • Music Resources
  • Performance Techniques
  • And So Much More!
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Guitar Lessons

Now you can continue to explore your guitar playing journey with Marlene ~ on-line! If you’re ready to expand your guitar playing skills, we have the lessons for you!

This on-line program is for emerging guitarists, anyone who is already playing guitar and looking for a more specific instructional experience. Picking up where the Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! workshop ends, these informative lessons will help you focus on select skills such as finger picking and strumming. Marlene reviews the skills and techniques learned in the workshop and presents new concepts, patterns and exercises to help you expand your guitar playing abilities!

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Marlene’s popular Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! workshop was developed to meet the needs of busy people wanting to learn how to play guitar quickly and easily. Her unique one day program has been featured on PBS, CBS, NBC, NPR, Acoustic Guitar, Making Music Magazine, the Women’s International Music Network, several news publications and is a 2014 Player’s Choice Award nominee.

The workshops are presented at universities and colleges around the United States and in 2018, Marlene will launch corporate workshops, bringing the benefits of playing guitar; focus, creativity and camaraderie, into the workplace.

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What people are saying…

Jessica testimonial

“I feel like I was given this special secret ~ what a treat!” – Jessica

Hear Jessica play ~ this could be you!

Gene testimonial

“Marlene was great at taking me through the basics…guitar changed my life!” – Gene

Hear Gene play ~ this could be you!

Gene testimonial

“This was a great one day course, time well spent.” – Brian & Melissa

Hear Brian & Melissa play ~ this could be you!

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