Lesson Category: Chords

18- Seeing Clearly [CC]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION This exercise features a great chord progression with a Rake-mute strum that adds color to…

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16- Super Hammer Pull Exercise

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Now that you’re familiar with hammer ons and pull-offs, let’s put them together in an…

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13- Double Stop Heaven Chords

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION There’s an interesting rhythm technique called a Bass Note Strum. It’s pretty much exactly what it…

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12- Double Stop Heaven

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Now that you know what double stops are let’s use them in a song. I…

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6- Diminishing Warm-up Exercise

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Diminished chords aren’t used very often in popular music but they have a really cool…

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3- Hidden Treasure [CC]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION JAM TRACKS DESCRIPTION Here’s a fun tune to practice commonly used open chords. It will help you focus on…

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12- Hard Driving-Rhythm [JC key Em]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION You might recognize this rhythm if you watched the Hard Driving Muted Arpeggio lesson. It’s…

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16- Two String Crisscross

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION I like to call exercises like this finger twisters. It’s like a tongue twister for…

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8- Power Bar Chord Mashup

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Power chords are a huge part of what gives Rock music it’s sound. They’re only…

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13-Fierce Breeze

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION NOTATION JAM TRACK This chord pattern is a vi-IV-I-V progression. This is a pretty common…

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18- Wild Thing Bar Chord Exercise

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION In this lesson we’re going to learn a familiar chord pattern. The catch? It uses…

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16- Simple Shuffle Exercise

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION If you don’t completely get the shuffle feel, check out this lesson. This straightforward exercise…

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8- Getting Warmer-Chords

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION In this lesson we´re going to work on several chords that tend to be difficult…

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3- F Major And Relative Minor

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION NOTATION JAM TRACK In this lesson we´re going to learn the principle of relative minor…

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Flatpick Heaven Lick #3

. EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION The third lick moves to the D Major chord. The lick pattern is slightly different than the first two,…

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18 – Blue Moon Arpeggio

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION I call this drill the Blue Moon arpeggio because it uses the chords from that…

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3 – Slow Blues Shuffle in A

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION In this lesson we’re going to work on the basics of a blues shuffle. Although…

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3 – Switching Between the F and C [CC]

DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION DESCRIPTION Here’s one of my favorite exercises for practicing switching between two very popular chords on the guitar. Feel free it…

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13 – Open Chord Enrichment Exercise

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Tired of playing the same ol’ open chords? This technique will help you spruce up…

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3 – Island (Rake-Mute) Strum

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION NOTATION One of the most fun strums out there! It features a special feel that…

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18 – Pescadores (Fishermen)

. EXPLANATION PLAY-ALONG TRACK DESCRIPTION This exercise is great for working on some minor chords with a latin groove. It features 8-bar phrases in three…

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8 – Hidden Treasure [CC]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION JAM TRACKS DESCRIPTION Here’s a fun tune to practice commonly used open chords. It will help you focus on…

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