Particulates A fun little piece to learn Just play the notes at a steady speed.
J.S. Bach – Guitar Tabs Learn these Bach pieces 🙂 watch the video
Major Scale Modes These are the modes of the major scale in the 3 notes-per-string fretboard pattern.
G Major Scale – 3rds This is a pattern using the G major scale in the 3 notes per string layout. This pattern skips a step from every note before moving on to the next note in the scale.
Single String Modes Learn to play these scales. These are common scales used in guitar music. This is the simplest way you can play them on the guitar before learning to play the same scale across multiple strings.
Technical Dexterity Patterns These tabs can be used in many different ways to develop left and right hand technique. You can use small, 1 bar or 4 note segments and repeat them. As well, each note can be played in 4 or 8 times, at higher speeds. You can also play them in reverse.
Adjacent String Exercises Picking and Fretting These exercises are good for getting used to crossing strings and synchronizing both hands. Watch the examples below for picking technique. Ex. 1 Ex. 2 Ex. 3
Pentatonic Shapes These shapes allow you to play the same pentatonic scale up the guitar neck. The Pentatonic scale is used very often on the guitar for many popular styles of music and is important to learn.
Triads on the Guitar Triads are some of the most common chords used in music. One triad can be played in many different ways. These different way of playing them called “voicings” are good to learn as they will give you many different types of sounds from the same chord.
CAGED – Chord Shapes These are the basic shapes for chords on the guitar. You can lower the 3rd to make them minor chords. You can also transpose them up and they become bar chords