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Guitar Guide: How to Change Chords Smoothly

(Guest post from Marc-Andre Seguin from JazzGuitarLessons.net) One of the first things we learn when we first pick up a guitar is how to play our first couple of chords. This can be an extremely rewarding thing as you can learn some of your favorite songs within the first few days – depending, of course, on what […]

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Chord Quality – Playing Guitar Out of the Box

Are your chord progressions sounding a bit boring and uninspired lately?

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The 5 Absolutely Indisputable Essentials Of Guitar Practice

The biggest thing slowing my students’ progress is that when they make a mistake, they stop playing…

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Minor chords are a common type of chord in three part harmony consisting of a root, a minor 3rd, and 5th interval. Minor chords are popular for their distinctively moody, melancholic, and somewhat darker sound.

SMG Guitar Lesson #32: Minor Chord Inversions

Minor chords are a common type of chord in three part harmony consisting of a root, a minor 3rd, and 5th interval. Minor chords are popular for their distinctively moody, melancholic, and somewhat darker sound.

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Test your ability by seeing if you can take the riff from 'Wild Thing' (which is pretty much the same as "Louie Louie) and invert it up the fret board!

SMG Guitar Lesson #31: Major Chord Inversions

Test your ability by seeing if you can take the riff from ‘Wild Thing’ (which is pretty much the same as “Louie Louie) and invert it up the fret board!

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