The Best Classical Guitar Instruction on the Internet

Have you been playing the guitar but not making the progress you desire?

Want to accomplish a lot more during the time you have to practice?

Are the pieces you are playing just not getting any better?

Do you need solid guidance to kick your playing up to a higher level?


  • My PLAY IT LIKE A PRO series will teach you to play pieces at a professional level.

  • If you read and follow my Technique Tips, you will become a much better guitarist. The tips are of a level and quality you won’t find anywhere else.

  • My Live Video Guitar Lessons will give you the answers and solutions you need now. After a lesson, you will play better and know what to do to improve even more.

  • Use my Consultation Service to ask me questions and receive advice about technique, practicing, or the pieces you are learning.

I give you my No-Risk, Nothing-to-Lose, Money-Back Guarantee on anything you purchase on my website. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, I will refund your money. Just tell me why you didn’t like it so I can make it better for others."

Douglas Niedt is a seasoned, successful concert and recording artist and highly respected master teacher with 50 years of teaching experience.

Doug studied with such diverse masters as Andres Segovia, Pepe Romero, Christopher Parkening, Narciso Yepes, Oscar Ghiglia, and Jorge Morel. Therefore, Doug provides solutions for you from a variety of perspectives and schools of thought.

He gives accurate, reliable advice that has been tested in performance on the concert stage that will work for you at home.

Doug's PLAY IT LIKE A PRO Series

Learn to play pieces on a professional level with the PLAY IT LIKE A PRO series. The video lessons and music scores will show you exactly what to do to play each piece with pro-level execution.

In addition to the video lessons, you receive PDFs of the arrangements in standard notation, standard notation and tab, an annotated version with detailed performance instructions, and more.

This is detailed and comprehensive instruction you won't find anywhere else.

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Looking for live Internet guitar lessons of outstanding quality instead of the usual offerings on the Internet?

My lessons use a high-performance video conferencing system with superb high-def video and excellent audio that provides you with an outstanding quality of experience.

It is far superior to Skype, Google + Hangouts, or any other system out there.

There is simply no comparison.

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Doug's CDs and DVDs

  • Pure Magic, CD

  • In Heavenly Peace, Christmas CD

  • American Virtuoso, Performance DVD

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Guitar Instruction

  • Private lessons in Kansas City

  • PLAY IT LIKE A PRO™ Instructional Downloads

  • Technique Tip of the Month

  • "The Vault" of Technique Tips

  • University lessons

  • Summer guitar study

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Doug's Arrangements and Sheet Music

  • In Heavenly Peace, beautiful arrangements from Doug's wonderful Christmas CD

  • Virtuoso Visions, music folio

  • Classic Guitar Artistry, music folio

  • PLAY IT LIKE A PRO™, sheet music

  • Doug's easy-to-play free Christmas arrangements

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The Million Dollar Guitarist

Doug's no-nonsense book explains how to earn a good living in the music business over the course of your music career. And, how to do it having more fun than a human being should be allowed to have!

  • Are you just starting out in the music industry but don't know how to proceed?

  • Do you want to pursue a music career, but aren't sure if you have what it takes?

  • Are you currently pursuing a music career, but it just isn't happening? Do you still have that day job?

  • Are you doing well but want to do even better in the music business?

Then my book will help you!

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