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My Big Dawg Guitar series is a fun and exciting step-by-step plan to level up your intermediate level acoustic guitar playing.

Over 85 fun, exciting and challenging lessons.

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Enjoy this DEMO and hear the difference in a GaylerdGUITAR Lesson

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The Gambler by Kenny Rogers - enjoy this FREE BIG DAWG Guitar Lesson # BD1209

Learn to put WOW!F actor “ into every song you play!

Check out the PREVIEWS to a few of my RECENTLY ADDED and MOST POPULAR Song Tutorials!

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One of my most popular song tutorials!
You'll love this acoustic version of this great classic hit from 1968!

Hear Acoustic Shade cover "Listen to the Music" during a LIVE performance!

Recently Added - Eric Clapton's JAZZY version, You'll love this one too!

Become the Guitar Player

Even if you've never held a guitar before!
BIG DAWG Acoustic Guitar Lessons
Classic Rock and Country Song Tutorials

Learn to Play Guitar from the Ground up


Intorducing, my ABSOLUTE BEGINNER Guitar series, ““AdventureGUITAR” .

This beginner series is designed to teach both absolute beginners and those returning to guitar after being away for a while.

We’ll start on Square 1 with the very basic fundamentals and go all the way through to playing a few cool songs!

You’ll get to know the names and numbers of the strings and how to use those strings to make your chords sound crisp, clear, clean, and smooth.

AdventureGUITAR™  will help you get ready to become the guitar player other guyswanna be“!


NOTE: This series is expected to be released before Christmas 2021. Keep checking back, for the release date!

Become the Guitar Player other guys “wanna be”!

If you’re an intermediate or advanced player, then my BIG DAWG Guitar™ series is for you! These lessons will teach you how to add cool sounding, smooth flowing, melodic, harmonious, riffs, fills and transitions to your chords.

Big Dawg Guitar really will teach you how to become the guitar player other guys talk about when they say things like…

“Man, I wanna play like him!” 

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Learn to Put “WOW!Factor”™ into Your Favorite Songs

And if you’re a seasoned player who can already play chords and riffs, then you can learn your entire repertoire of classic rock and country songs with the advanced tutorials in my SHOWCASE Songs Library. 

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Gaylerd – Guitar Teacher, Musician, Entertainer

Gaylerd has been a professional musician, entertainer, and guitar teacher for over 35 years. In addition to his professional music career as an entertainer, Gaylerd also teaches and mentors every level guitarist from beginner students to seasoned pro’s all around the world with his online guitar lessons.

Gaylerd’s unique ability to play acoustic guitar in a way that makes it sound almost as if two guitars were playing simultaneously, has tagged him the title…The ‘WOW!Factor’ Acoustic Guitar Guy”.

In March 2012, Gaylerd formed his current band, “Acoustic Shade”.  With their unparalleled blend of great vocals, hot percussions, and EXTREME acoustic guitar work, Gaylerd’s 3-piece band delivers a tastefully simple and delightfully entertaining performance that captures the audiences’ attention from the first song to the last encore!

And now YOU can learn to play guitar like Gaylerd with his online guitar lessons.

Gaylerd’s warm friendly approach makes you feel as if you are learning guitar right there in the his studio. Plus, he’ll teach you how to do a whole lot more than just play a few riffs and strum a few chords.

Let Gaylerd teach you how to put “WOW!Factor“™ into your guitar playing!

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