You are never alone … with a Drone!

You are never alone … with a Drone!

A Drone is a harmonic or monophonic effect or accompaniment where a note or chord is continuously sounded throughout most or all of a piece. So now you know.

Chord Ornaments 2 – The Sus 2 chord

Chord Ornaments 2 – The Sus 2 chord

Sus2 chords compliment sus4 chords as chord ornaments, but are also fun chords in their own right!

Fun with Minor Triads

Fun with Minor Triads

The minor triads on the 3 lightest strings are lots of fun to play when mixed and matched with major triads in particular.

Fun with Major Triads

Fun with Major Triads

Fun with major triads ….and a drone

What if I lose My Place in the Song – Live??

What if I lose My Place in the Song – Live??

A few tips on what to do if you lose yourself in a song – while playing live!

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

Fun with “Spanish” chords

Fun with “Spanish” chords

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

Learning from Recordings with the Arctic Monkeys

Learning from Recordings with the Arctic Monkeys

A suggestion for intermediate players to cop a solo off a recording