Rich Nibbe

Rich Nibbe

Rich is a Guitar instructor at

Rich grew up in Southern California and lived life on the beach for most of his life. Wanting to do something fun for a living he pursued guitar as a career. After graduating from Berklee College of Music, Rich spent time teaching and understanding how to have a voice through the instrument. Gradually work and travel started to pick up which lead to a decade and a half on the road and in the studio. He has had the privilege of working with artists like Amy Grant, Vince Gi... (more)

Rich currently offers 8 guitar lessons at JamPlay, with 1 song lesson and 7 lessons in our Artist Series.

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Style of John Mayer

Explore the unique style and techniques of John Mayer.


Introduction to John Mayer

Rich Nibbe and JamPlay are proud to present another "In the style of" series, this time featuring the one and only John Mayer. This introductory lesson dives right in, taking a look at soloing ideas, percussive rhythm, and bends.

16:21 Runtime

1.5 Difficulty


Pentatonic Scale

Rich Nibbe takes a look at how you can apply the pentatonic scale in the style of John Mayer into your playing.

15:13 Runtime

2.0 Difficulty

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Sixth Intervals

Rich Nibbe demonstrates how John Mayer adds interest to his playing by adding sixth intervals.

8:06 Runtime

2.0 Difficulty


John Mayer Acoustic Techniques

Rich Nibbe explores the acoustic guitar's role in John Mayer's playing. Learn about alternate tunings, open strings, moving chord shapes and more.

17:12 Runtime

2.0 Difficulty


Licks and Influences

Rich Nibbe takes a took at a variety of licks in the style of John Mayer and the artists he was likely inspired by.

7:04 Runtime

2.0 Difficulty


John Mayer Inspired Track Part 1

Rich Nibbe plays a super catchy John Mayer inspired track. Then, he dissects each section in the following two lessons. In part one, you will learn the intro, verse, and chorus.

15:39 Runtime

2.5 Difficulty


John Mayer Inspired Track Part 2

In part two, Rich Nibbe takes a close look at the leads on the John Mayer inspired track you heard in part one.

11:15 Runtime

2.5 Difficulty

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