Acoustic Guitar Slide Basics: Single-String Melodies

Start playing melodies by using the slide on a single string. In this lesson, you'll look at what's going on when you play slide guitar to get a better sense of how to handle the slide and what to listen for as you do it. Includes:

  • Learn proper slide placement and techniques
  • Play triplets and grace notes
  • Includes the song "Cucina Blues"

Guide includes 16 minutes of instructional video.

By David Hamburger.