Welcome to Homespun!

Thanks for stopping by! This website offers more than 650 lessons in a variety of roots music styles, taught by some of the best performing artists in the business. We welcome you to browse through our many offerings to find the music you want to learn.

You can easily purchase online and then instantly work with these amazing lessons on your favorite computer or mobile device. Learning and improving musical skills has never been easier - or more affordable.

We regularly update our offerings, so be sure to check back here, or join our email list to get the latest updates. 

Keep in touch!

Happy and Jane Traum and the Homespun Team

Happy Plays "Ashokan Farewell"

New Lesson!

We're excited to offer a brand new lesson by Homespun's Happy Traum, and we're sure you'll thoroughly enjoy it. 

We're also bringing some other terrific "single" lessons to your attention. Each of these lessons combines useful and important guitar techniques in short but powerful instructional sessions. Order one of these terrific videos now - gain new skills and have fun with your guitar!

Important Info

Some Things to Check Out on This Site

• Our "WHAT'S ON SALE" page has some really good prices on selected DVD lessons - while they last!

• We now have some cool free stuff on this site: Learn guitar licks, enjoy performances from our lessons, and read "insider" historical stories on Happy ...

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How to Send a Homespun Download as a Gift

If you are considering giving the gift of one or more Homespun lessons to an aspiring musician in your life, using our Instant Access catalog makes it fast and easy to send a download. Simply go to our online shop and search for the lesson(s) you'd like to send ...

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Check Out Our Terrific Single-Song Download Lessons!

In case you've missed them, we have some great, inexpensive "single song" lessons, taught by some of our top instructors, that will give you important playing ideas while helping build your repertoire. Here's a listing of these "bite-size" lessons.

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Free "Lick of the Day" Now On Our Blog Page. Check it out!

I have been adding some nice little licks and other items to keep your fingers busy during this time of isolation. We hope these will provide some fun and distraction for you, as well as good instrumental practice while you are home. Check back to this page frequently for more licks ...

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See What's On Sale!

We frequently add items to our "on-sale" page, so check it frequently to get lessons at great savings. 

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Make a Wish List

We're delighted to announce that you can now keep any lessons that strike your fancy in your own WishList. When you open a page for a Homespun product and you want to save it for later, simply click on the little heart next to "Buy Now." It will automatically ...

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Brand-New, Improved Homespun Mobile App Released!

We are very excited to announce the first-ever Homespun mobile app is now available for iOS and Android users!
The mobile app allows you to view your Homespun digital downloads anytime, anywhere. Study your lessons on-the-go, wherever you have a wi-fi connection, or download them to your device to practice anytime, anywhere, online ...

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Download Audio Files as MP3s

We're pleased to announce that, in response to several customer requests, our online audio lessons can now be enjoyed in your choice of formats: 1) Play and work with them in our proprietary player; 2) Stream them directly from your computer or mobile device; 3)  download them ...

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Check Out Happy's Blog Page for Good Stories and Info

Homespun's co-founder has had a six decade long career in the music business as a performer, recording artist, writer and guitar instructor. His Blog Page has some entertaining stories as well as informative tips. Check it out, along with the Free Licks you'll find in the same space ...

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