How To Play Lead Guitar With Feeling

Talking Technique

Ever wonder why you can play the same notes as someone else but not sound nearly as good? Chances are you're leaving out a couple of flourishes that make all the difference. In this video Jason shows you a few simple techniques to up your game.

Try It With These Lessons


Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A


Artist: Jeremy Camp

Strong lead hook with some interesting acoustic voicings

Work the 6/8.

Pretty straight and easy. Taught on 5 string.

Paddy O'Padderson


Tempo: Up

Song Key: B

God's Not Dead (Like a Lion)

Artist: Newsboys

Big time guitar hook that's easy to play. Learn it right now.

This one moves fast!

Great parts, cool riffs and a great song to dig into.

Pads and pianos


Tempo: Medium

Song Key: G♭

Glorious Ruins

Artist: Hillsong Worship

TONS of lead work. Nice open acoustic chords.

Jason Houtsma serves as Worship Pastor for Mosaic Church in Bellingham, WA, Husband to Alli, Father to Bjorn and Asher, and guitar instructor for

How To Play Lead Guitar With Feeling

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