Ken Lewis (Kanye West, Ariana Grande, Usher) gives you a basic lesson on guitar picks. He explains how they are weighted differently and how to hold a pick. Ken demonstrates how to comfortably position your arms, and where to rest your hand on the guitar while picking. He gives you practical tips for playing with a pick and explains the alternate picking technique, aka alternating picking.This guitar lesson is part of the guitar toolkit for the beginner level guitar player and is just one of many available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.