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Changing Guitar Chords For Beginners Easily And Smoothly

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Changing Guitar Chords For Beginners Easily And Smoothly

One of the biggest challenges novice guitar players face when learning to play guitar, is changing chords quickly and smoothly. I was just like you when I began playing, and thought this was a lofty goal to achieve—but I kept at it until I got it just right.

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Guitar Theory That Doesn’t Suck

Posted by on 7:28 am in Guitar Theory | 8 comments

Guitar Theory That Doesn’t Suck

There are a lot of people who have been asking me over the years about music theory. Some were even asking me at my music school if they really need to learn theory before learning to play guitar. Theory is not critical to be a good player.

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Bar Chords A Problem?… Here’s What To Do About It

Posted by on 6:09 am in Guitar Chords | 7 comments

Bar Chords A Problem?… Here’s What To Do About It

One of the most common issues when learning to play guitar that I’ve encountered with students is a general grumbling about bar chords. And rightly so. Most students struggle with buzzing notes and a sore hand and wrist.

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Guitar Notes: Best Method And Free Guitar Notes Chart

Posted by on 6:34 am in Guitar Basics | 7 comments

Guitar Notes: Best Method And Free Guitar Notes Chart

Among the many questions beginning guitar students ask I get this one often: “Do I need to learn how to read guitar notes?” Some might think it’s obvious that if you want to play any instrument that you must read music. Others point to the many rock guitarists that apparently don’t read a note and question if they should waste their time with following little dots on paper.

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How To Read Sheet Music For Guitar

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How To Read Sheet Music For Guitar

The lead sheet is one of the simplest forms of sheet music. It is especially useful for anyone who wants to follow the melody of the song, or for the guitarist that is just looking for the chords.

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F Chord A Problem? Not Any More…

Posted by on 4:23 am in Guitar Chords | 5 comments

F Chord A Problem? Not Any More…

Every student I have come across has struggled with the F chord… including myself in the beginning. The good news is there’s a much easier way. In this step-by-step learning process, you are going to play an easy form of the F guitar chord that will get you up and running in no time.

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B Minor Guitar Chord [Easy]: 3 Ways To Play

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B Minor Guitar Chord [Easy]: 3 Ways To Play

The B minor guitar chord is a very useful chord but often difficult for beginning guitar players. It really doesn’t need to be so difficult. My approach is to teach students the easier chord first and then build up to the more difficult forms.

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How To Play The B Guitar Chord – 3 Easy Ways

Posted by on 6:22 am in Guitar Chords | 25 comments

How To Play The B Guitar Chord – 3 Easy Ways

Over the years no chord has caused more reaction from students than the B guitar chord (except possibly the infamous “F” chord). Many students have come to me for help, have already tried using the B major chord… and failed miserably.

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Chord Magic 201 – Beyond Beginner Guitar Chords

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Chord Magic 201 – Beyond Beginner Guitar Chords

Learn to stretch beyond the basic guitar chords and learn how to play the modern chords that are used in cool guitar music.

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How to Play Silent Night for Easy Guitar

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How to Play Silent Night for Easy Guitar

  Get Your Free Lesson Download Here   Downloads Silent Night Easy Guitar Lesson Workbook   Resources: - Away In The Manger Fingerstyle Guitar – Easy Arrangement     Tell Us What You Think - Please Comment Below! We would love to hear your comments and questions. What specific things are you struggling with while learning guitar?   Facebook0Google+0Twitter0Pinterest0   Tomas Michaud is an American born guitarist and music educator with a French Canadian heritage. He first developed the Starland Guitar System...

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