Lesson 6.6 – Your First Strumming Pattern

Knowing how to strum a song is just as important as knowing which chords to play.
Mastering strumming patterns is essential to becoming an exceptional guitarist, because
strumming patterns will help engage your audience and give life to your songs.

The first pattern we are going to learn has been used constantly in all styles of music. It is a
guitar staple and you will be able to get tons of usage out of it. The pattern is D-D-U-U-D-U
(D=Down Stroke, U=Up Stroke), and this is what it looks like:

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Lesson 6.6 – Your First Strumming Pattern

Knowing how to strum a song is just as important as knowing which chords to play.
Mastering strumming patterns is essential to becoming an exceptional guitarist, because
strumming patterns will help engage your audience and give life to your songs.

The first pattern we are going to learn has been used constantly in all styles of music. It is a
guitar staple and you will be able to get tons of usage out of it. The pattern is D-D-U-U-D-U
(D=Down Stroke, U=Up Stroke), and this is what it looks like:

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