Guitar Strumming Patterns and Exercises

Strumming is one of the most important rhythmic techniques to learn. Even a basic command of strumming will allow you to accompany yourself or others and play thousands of simple songs. These lessons cover many strum patterns and techniques used in strumming.

Introduction to Strumming

Learn the basic concepts of strumming, including the proper way to strum and how to read strum patterns.

Eighth Note Strumming Patterns

Basic strum patterns that include eighth notes and quarter notes.