Guitar

guitar

Here you'll find the resources you need to take your first steps into the world of guitar playing. In the Essentials section you'll find the answers to the most common questions you'll face when first approaching the instrument: which guitar you should choose,what accesories to buy, how to practice, how to read tabs and sheetmusic, and how to tune your guitar. Click in getting started for your very first lessons: basic chords, how to play simple melodies, and of course how to use those melodies and cho...

A chord is a group of three or more notes sounding simultaneously, though they can be also found in 'arpeggio' or 'broken' form, where the notes are played separately, yet still considered as part of a chord. Chords are present in many musical traditions of the world, and constitute an important branch of study in western music. They are the most common means of accompaniment for the guitar.  On the How to play chords section you'll find all the information you need to be able to follow any song, f...

Frequent scales Modes Other scales Major scale  Ionian mode  Chromatic scale Minor scale  Dorian mode   Hexatonic scale Harmonic minor  Phrygian mode ...

Here you'll find everything related to guitar technique and how to develop your playing efficiently and into the style you want. Click on technique guides for a progressive series of lessons starting with how to prepare for guitar playing, stretching exercises, warm-ups, etc. Then dwelve into picking, fingerstyle, harmonics, and extended technique. On basic lick & rhythmics you'll find list of jamming resources, either for leading or for accompaniment. Also great to use on brand-new compositions. C...