Sample Lessons

All sample lessons have been moved to the MikeOpMusic Instructional Series Samples page. This site is dedicated to providing free guitar, banjo, and mandolin lesson, and articles dealing with music theory, composition, improvisation, and performance and practice advice. This will be a constantly growing collections of educational materials.

Current Sample Content Includes:

Beginner Guitar Series: Lesson 1

Mandolin Improvisation Series: Lesson 1 and Lesson 2

Bluegrass Banjo Series: Introduction to Three Finger Rolls

Archived Video Lessons: “James Alley Blues”

Wholenote Lesson Series: Four Text-Based Guitar Lessons

Music Articles: Two Full-Length Articles