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In this jam lesson, you:

  1. Trade 4s with Matt.
  2. Solo over Watermelon Man.
  3. Comp behind Matt's solo.
  4. Add soloing vocabulary.
  5. And more...

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What You Learn



Stop worrying about getting lost when jamming and start loving every minute on the bandstand and in the jam room.

  • Never get lost in a jam ever again.
  • Learn to “hear” where you are in the form.
  • Drop a record and know the exact chord being played.
  • Much more…


Learn how your favorite players turn chords, scales, and arpeggios into ear-grabbing riffs, runs, and phrases.

  • Go beyond shapes with real guitar language.
  • Turn every scale and arpeggio into a musical phrase.
  • Build amazin’ phrasin’ skills.
  • Much more…


Go deep into the art of listening and reacting to your bandmates when jamming over any song in any style.

  • Learn to trade 1s, 2s, and 4s.
  • Discover the art of “compersation.”
  • Play with your ears, not only your fingers.
  • Much more…

Easy-to-Follow Lessons for Every Learning Style

The step-by-step guidance you need, with the personal attention you deserve.

Who is This For?


Form Troubles

You jam over tunes and have trouble keeping track of the form when soloing & comping.

  • Interactive jam sessions.
  • Learn by jamming with Matt.
  • Never lose the form again.
  • Much more…

Ear Training

You've built up your technique and your ears are ready to catch up to your hands.

  • Hear chords, scales, & arps.
  • Learn by ear.
  • Expand your aural skills.
  • Much more…

Expand Creativity

You're tired of the same boring, old exercises and are ready to get creative.

  • Express yourself on guitar.
  • New to improvisation.
  • Enjoy creative workouts.
  • Much more…

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

Play at your own pace, there’s no deadline to finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

Once you sign up for lifetime access you can use the course 24/7/365, no limitations.

What if I decide this course isn’t for me?

I’m happy to give you a refund within the first 30 days after your enrollment date, no questions asked.

What type of guitar do I need for this course?

You can use a nylon string, electric, or acoustic guitar for this course. Any guitar is cool, so go with what’s comfortable for you.

What do I do if I need help?

Contact Matt on the Help Page to receive expert support 7 days a week.

The MWG Difference



Benefit from Matt's lifetime of studying, performing, and teaching players of all experience levels.

  • Doctorate in Jazz Performance
  • 25+ Years Teaching Guitar
  • 2000+ Live Performances
  • 8000+ Private Lessons Taught
  • 2500+ Online Lessons Published


Discover a welcoming and encouraging community of guitarists just like yourself.

  • Welcoming group of guitarists.
  • Friendly, global community
  • Encouragement from your peers.
  • Learn from fellow players.
  • Make guitar friends for life.


Reach your maximum potential on your own schedule with expert, personalized guidance.

  • Personal learning pathways.
  • Tailored ways to learn.
  • Options for every learning style.
  • Learn by jamming with Matt.
  • Unique performance guidance.