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Trelomo Warm Up | Guitar Exercise

Trelomo Warm Up | Guitar Exercise

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Video Transcript And Relevant Links: Hi there, I'm Tomas Michaud. In this lesson, I'm gonna show you a great exercise to get you up and running with your guitar tremolo technique. We'll head over to my guitar studio, let's do this. For this exercise, we're combining an E minor scale along with a ​trelomo. technique. Now this technique is not terribly difficult...

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How to Change Chords on Time While Strumming Guitar

How to Change Chords on Time While Strumming Guitar

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​ Changing chords on time while strumming guitar is something a lot of new players have trouble with so if this is you, If you're having trouble switching between chords… don't feel bad. You’re not alone.Here’s what to expect in this lesson:​1. I'll start off by showing you how to play chords properly. Many students try to change chords before they feel confident...

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Chord Power: Major 7th Chord Exercise

Chord Power: Major 7th Chord Exercise

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  This is Part 4 of a four part Chord Power series to help you expand your chord vocabulary. In this 4th and final part we’ll put it all together with the Major 7th Exercise. CHORD PATTERNS: EFFICIENT PRACTICE IN ACTION I've used this exercise with hundreds of students and it got great results. Part of the reason it works so well is that it's a progression but...

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Two Chord Key Change – Simple But Awesome Guitar Exercise

Two Chord Key Change – Simple But Awesome Guitar Exercise

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Why The Two Chord Key Change?   This is a guitar exercise I like to give all my beginning students. Often I'll give it to a more advanced student if I think they need to review basics. It's a simple exercise but very powerful. On the surface it looks like you're just practicing chord changes… And that's true. But there's more to it than that. Go ahead and...

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Hammer On Pull Off Acoustic Guitar Exercise And Pinky Strengthener

Hammer On Pull Off Acoustic Guitar Exercise And Pinky Strengthener

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This is one of the guitar finger exercises I learned from my classical guitar teacher many years ago. It has served me well.   This hammer on pull off exercise for acoustic guitar really helps build strength and dexterity in your fingers, especially your little finger.   Use this hammer on pull off guitar finger exercise as part of your warm-up routine. Go...

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