Learning the notes on the guitar can be quite daunting at first but with a little patience in can be done quickly. This lesson deals with the E string Below I created an image to show the notes of the bottom E string – the, ‘Bottom’ refers to it’s sound and not it’s position on the […]
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New Strum Patterns – Try Each Twice without stopping. ((Audio examples to come)) Chords: Down Down Up Down Down = 1 2+3 4 ————————>>/>>—–>>/>> Down Down Up Up Down Up = 1 2+(3)+4+
Just a quick little lesson strumming chords with a combined strum pattern. Simple chords G,D and C – keep the tempo even and your strums gentle. Check the audio out first and then try counting the rhythm – beats in brackets are not strummed but are counted. You could also try playing along to […]
Simple guitar lesson emphasising the UP strum. The beats in brackets are not played but instead are counted. Listen to the audio below then try the strum pattern below.
Original piece of music created for my students – has four parts to learn. I have split the backing track into separate parts and to be learnt and then connected. Make sure to use your 4th finger when needed, also don’t forget to use alternate picking. Part A: Part B: Part C: Part […]
Beginners strumming lesson – 1 2+(3)+ 4 + Down Down up Up Down Up
Finger Picking Execise – Beginner to Intermediate Be careful to use the correct fingers – and be aware of the bass notes.
Not really a Joe Satriani fan musically but there is no denying his talent as a guitarist. What I really respect are his ideas and modesty. These 10 tips are great for the guitarist wanting to find different ways of improving and stretching their fingers and abilities.