A mobile-friendly version of Matt Otten's web site is up.
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Jazz Exercises with improved TAB and notation

posted Mar 10, 2017, 7:34 AM by Matt Otten

The TABS and notation of the Jazz Exercises and Examples have been completely re-written, for improved readability.
This new version V2.4 is available from today.

If you purchased it before and would like a free update, email to info at and ask for version V2.4.

The All Jazz and Smooth Jazz Refills will be updated later this year.

Book Solo Jazz Guitar Standards

posted Dec 9, 2016, 2:00 AM by Matt Otten   [ updated Jan 9, 2018, 12:35 AM ]

Early 2017 a book with 16 Solo Jazz Guitar standards will come out; stay tuned

Free solo guitar arrangement for Christmas

posted Dec 1, 2016, 12:38 AM by Matt Otten

If you want to play a jazzy Silent Night for Christmas, download the free arrangement here.

bonus lesson link down

posted Nov 21, 2016, 1:27 PM by Matt Otten

The new link for bonus lessons is broken, please check back in a few days, if your download attempt failed. Sorry for the inconvenience!

bonus lessons problem

posted Jul 15, 2015, 2:10 PM by Matt Otten

the site containing the bonus lessons is temporarily suspended, were are trying to fix it asap, Sorry!!
You will get them as soon as this is fixed.

Shipping rates reduced

posted May 4, 2015, 9:15 AM by Matt Otten

As of 4 May 2015, all world-wide shipping rates have been reduced by 25-30%.

Matt featured in Peerless Guitars newsletter

posted Jan 6, 2015, 7:27 AM by Matt Otten   [ updated Jan 6, 2015, 7:28 AM ]

Check out the interview with Matt in the newsletter of January 2015 here:!newsletter/csgd

Three special concerts in France

posted Nov 21, 2014, 1:27 PM by Matt Otten   [ updated Nov 22, 2014, 12:55 AM ]

Matt will play 3 concerts with Maria Harp in France.
December 4, Cafe du Centre, Maubourguet
December 5, restaurant la Penac, Marciac
December 6, Tarbes/Laloubere, private concert

DVD Blues Forms for Jazz Guitar

posted Aug 16, 2014, 6:15 AM by Matt Otten

A new DVD about the blues is out, check it out here

New bonus lesson

posted May 5, 2014, 1:16 PM by Matt Otten   [ updated May 5, 2014, 1:19 PM ]

A new bonus lesson has been added in which you'll learn to play this:

Loop in D-G-F

Get the lesson, and five more bonus lessons with every first purchase.

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