Tag: acoustic guitar lesson
C Major chord notes

There is a reason why specific notes are used for creating chords on the guitar. This is called chord-embellishment theory. What is a chord-embellishment? This is the understanding of what notes are used in creating guitar chords. When learning guitar

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Picking hand

Rock guitar 101 Book Review lesson 5 Picking Hand Development This is another very important step in your learning development of playing rock guitar.  All the rhythm you create will be done with you picking hand.  That is why it

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Malcolm Young

When learning guitar, you’ll want to be able to know how to recognize & understand chord embellishments like C/B. Or possibly D/F#, Or F/C. Knowing how to recognize the chords that you might be looking at in a songbook or

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Boss DS1 pedal

The Boss DS1 distortion pedal is one of the most popular guitar pedals on the market today.  And has been used on countless classic rock song recordings. It is a true icon in the world of guitar effects. It was

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setting guitar goals

Learning how to set guitar goals is essential to your development of becoming a great guitar player. So do not overlook this crucial element to your guitar playing success. This helps your overall learning because it gives you the direction

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Jimi Hendrix

Learn to play like Jimi Hendrix with three different chord types.  This will allow you to play his music, understand his approach and use these chord types in your own songs. Jimi Hendrix was one of the first guitar wizards. Meaning he

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Bar chords can be some of the most difficult chord types to master. But bar chords can become a lot easier to form and play when you learn these three simple training tips. Training Tip #1 Learn The Bar. Learn

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Better guitar player

Become a better guitar player by developing the habits of greatness. We all strive to be the best guitar player we can be no matter what style we play, no matter if we play rhythm, lead or both.  We want

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acoustic guitar with capo

Today’s lesson is about how a Planet Waves Capo can expand your guitar playing abilities. By adding a capo to your guitar toolbox, it will allow you to expand your possibilities on what you can do with your guitar. We

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Music Theory

How to find any major scale when playing guitar is a skill all guitarists should know. The reason this is so important to learn is that they are the foundational building blocks of music.  So learning a lesson in this area of

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