Barre Chords are one of the most difficult things to learn how to play on acoustic guitar. Its a hurdle that all beginners dread, but if you want to become a solid guitar player, then you absolutely must start learning barre chords and stop avoiding them like the plague.
The first thing you need to do is to remove that “I can’t do this” mentality. That is your number one enemy. Next, just realize that barre chords are just another step in your guitar playing journey.
Do you remember when you first started playing guitar? Remember how difficult an open G Chord was? Now, I bet you can play an open G chord with your eyes closed. Soon, you will be playing barre chords with your eyes closed as well.
Below is an excellent video lesson from Marty Schwartz and Tony Brucco from GuitarJamz.com . This video has some essential tips for mastering barre chords that you don’t want to miss. Enjoy!