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In this bossa lesson, you:

  1. Learn an authentic bossa groove.
  2. Comp with real Brazilian chords.
  3. Get Matt's insider rhythm tips.
  4. Add comping vocabulary.
  5. And more...

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What You Learn



Learn the exact chord shapes that you hear on your favorite records.

  • Open and barre chords.
  • Jazz and other 4-note shapes.
  • Extensions - 7#9, 13, and more.
  • Much more…


Go beyond shapes as you dig deep into rhythms in your playing.

  • Build your rhythm confidence.
  • Learn to “feel” rhythms.
  • Use creativity to learn rhythms.
  • Much more…


Apply every device directly to real-life progressions and songs.

  • Jam over progressions.
  • Apply new skills to songs.
  • Theory that helps you play.
  • 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?


New to Comping

You listen to rhythm guitar and are ready to create your own grooves on guitar.

  • Easy jam session lessons..
  • Learn by comping over songs.
  • Build your chord vocabulary.
  • Much more…

Stuck in a Rut

You're comfortable jamming over songs, but are stuck in funk & can't get out.

  • Hear chords & rhythms.
  • Learn new concepts.
  • Explore new rhythm devices.
  • Much more…

Expand Creativity

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

  • Express yourself on guitar.
  • Love to improvise chords.
  • 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.