Tag: How to play guitar
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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Snark clip-on tuner

Once you get your guitar, amp and tone set, you can then progress forward with where the fun comes in. Learn to tune up your guitar and play it!  Start off with open chords first. These are great because they

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Marshall rock guitar tone

Knowing how to get a good rock tone is essential to your guitar playing. In fact, many guitar players spend many hours searching for the ultimate tone. Now for our purposes here, just getting started we don’t need to do

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Marshall amplification

When it comes to playing guitar, you want to make sure you know the best type of amplifier to use for playing rock guitar. Knowing which amplifier is best when playing electric guitar is vitally important because, without the right one,

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Ibanez S Series

When it comes to playing rock music.  Especially classic rock like Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, Ozzy, & Metallica, you must have the right type of guitar.  A rock guitar. Playing rock music requires a certain type of guitar for getting

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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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playing electric guitar

How to switch between chords quickly and easily is one of the hardest things to do at the beginning of learning guitar.  In today’s lesson we are going to talk & learn about how to switch between chords easier &

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holding a guitar pick

The best way to hold your guitar pick is what is best for you.  I know that sounds weird but it’s true.  People often ask “is it better to play with the thumb & first finger, or the thumb &

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guitar fretboard chord chart

In this post you will learn how to read chord charts in 7 easy steps.  And in doing so you will add to your understanding of how to read music that is created by this wonderful instrument. What are Guitar

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