Learning the Fretboard Tip

Learning the Fretboard Tip

One way to help you learn the guitar fretboard is via two shapes. These shapes are the first position minor pentatonic shape and the second is the associated major pentatonic shape.     These two shapes are shown in the diagram below. The minor pentatonic is shown in the left box The major pentatonic is […]

Frustration!

Frustration!

Some tips on avoiding and dealing with frustration while learning the guitar

Rhythm and Strumming Tips

Rhythm and Strumming Tips

A few tips on learning rhythm guitar/strumming

How to get Faster at Chord Changes

How to get Faster at Chord Changes

Some strategies to improve the speed of your chord changes

How to Improve Your Chord Changes

How to Improve Your Chord Changes

Use this double whammy strategy to improve your chord changes

Fun with “Spanish” chords

Fun with “Spanish” chords

A fun way to play around with the E chord shape.

Learning chord shapes

Learning chord shapes

A beginners guide to learning chord shapes

Guitar Practice Tip 3

Guitar Practice Tip 3

If you are having trouble remembering chord shapes – read on!

Ear Training for Guitarists

Ear Training for Guitarists

Learning to listen is an important skill