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The 5 Most Commonly Used Chords
By learning the five most commonly used chords in each key, you should be able to accompany most songs.
Basics · Intermediate · 29768 Hits · 4.43/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 5/23/2014
 
Belgian Fluffiness
Play this tune NOW - no theory necessary (although it's included)
Jazz · Intermediate · 7610 Hits · 5.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 9/18/2013
 
Sad But True
A tune based around transposable chord shapes, which seem to defy the peculiarities of standard guitar tuning.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 6123 Hits · 4.57/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 2/1/2013
 
Melodic Metal Rhythm
A short piece of a song i wrote in d min. it's metal, it's good. the end rhythm might be a little rough, the playback doesn't work in the composer.
Metal · Intermediate · 2958 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/10/2012
 
Nitty Gritty Punk Rock 1
Punk is heavy it is fast. This should be the hardcore sound you're looking for. this is my first lesson... i don't fully grasp the composer so sorry.
Punk · Intermediate · 6539 Hits · 4.29/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 11/10/2012
 
The Rights Of Man
Nice Irish hornpipe
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1474 Hits · 5.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 10/22/2012
 
Where Are You Now?
Composing a tune on guitar.
Jazz · Intermediate · 9642 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 8/1/2012
 
Soloing Over A Jazz Blues
Just what it says :)
Jazz · Intermediate · 9619 Hits · 4.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/27/2012
 
Playing The Pilgrim Song
Good licks from live performance.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 1824 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 7/22/2012
 
Learn To Finger-pick Melodies In The Major And Minor Key
How to fingerpick a melody on top of broken chords, using a capo if necessary.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2838 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 7/8/2012
 
Finger-picking American Style
A couple of ways you can accompany yourself by finger-picking.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1468 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 7/8/2012
 
Nice Bossa Tune
Melody and chordal accompaniment.
Jazz · Intermediate · 1126 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 7/4/2012
 
Two Left Feet
A little finger-style tune based on a 3+2 beat, not recommended for dancing.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2944 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 6/30/2012
 
Wildwood Flower
NOT the usual Clarence White version!
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 14374 Hits · 4.13/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 6/28/2012
 
Speechless
A work in progress. For Nick De Guzman.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 3330 Hits · 4.88/5 (16 ratings) · Last modified: 5/16/2012
 
African Echos
One of those elegant picking patterns that just appears from nowhere and demands to be played! Includes suggested left- and right-hand fingerings.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 16614 Hits · 4.94/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2012
 
Chorinho - A Brazilian Style
Learning a little more about brazilian music.
Other · Intermediate · 5208 Hits · 4.94/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 5/13/2012
 
The DayDreamer
This relaxing piece is played up the neck and makes use of open first and second strings. Updated.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 16848 Hits · 4.96/5 (27 ratings) · Last modified: 5/12/2012
 
Applying The Pentatonic Scale
A method for applying the G Major/E Minor Pentatonic Scale.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 29841 Hits · 5.00/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 5/10/2012
 
Giuliani - Op.50 No.23 In Am
Giuliani Op.50 No.23 is a nice one for new players. So i felt like adding it up on the lessons
Classical · Intermediate · 6414 Hits · 5.00/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 5/8/2012
 
B MINOR TRIAD & ARPEGGIO POSITIONS
B minor Triad and associated arpeggios. An additiional memory device for remembering various positions needed for B minor. Companion lesson to #7877 and #7842.
Jazz · Intermediate · 15602 Hits · 4.87/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 5/6/2012
 
Groovy Blue Sea
A twelve bar groove, of sorts.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2523 Hits · 4.12/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 5/5/2012
 
Prelude For An Angel
A little arpeggiated sequence which may be used for general practice, warmup, study or relaxation. [Renamed]
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 4811 Hits · 4.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 5/5/2012
 
A Substitute For The Diminished Scale
A good trick if you need one :)
Jazz · Intermediate · 1419 Hits · 2.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/9/2011
 
Improvising Over Tritones
Here's how.
Jazz · Intermediate · 4255 Hits · 3.86/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 11/6/2011
 
Just A Little Talk With Jesus
The old spiritual. The full lyrics will be on the last page.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1718 Hits · 5.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 6/4/2011
 
Lo, I Am With You Always
Introduction and basic chord changes to a great song by Rev. Gary Davis. (Did he do any other kind?) From the great commission. This is the basic change, but there are so many variations you can add. Enjoy, and know that Jesus is always with you.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 514 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 6/3/2011
 
The Nine Pound Hammer
Here's how.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 2445 Hits · 4.00/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 3/4/2011
 
Soloing Over A Ballad
Putting together a solo over ballad changes.
Jazz · Intermediate · 4001 Hits · 5.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/18/2010
 
Onward Christian Soldier
Classic hymn played fingerstyle.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1155 Hits · 4.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 7/27/2010
 
Minor Scales Pt I
Hi everyone,well this lesson we'll talk about three different types of Minor scales and how they're relations with the Major scales.I hope this lesson be a blessing for you.So lets start shall we?
Metal · Intermediate · 4465 Hits · 2.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 7/7/2010
 
Alabama Jubilee (Public Domain)
Here's how...
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 1723 Hits · 2.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 5/3/2010
 
Four Tune Celtic Medley
A bagpipe tune and three fiddle tunes arranged for fingerstyle guitar
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 23906 Hits · 4.37/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 4/11/2010
 
All The Chords You Know
Improvising over a well known tune with several key changes
Jazz · Intermediate · 2726 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 3/20/2010
 
Creative Scales:Chromatic Scales
Hi everyone,Our third lesson we'll talk about the Chromatic Scale and how they play a important relationships with Major Scales as well as other scales you've heard and played before.
Metal · Intermediate · 5088 Hits · 1.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 1/31/2010
 
Creating Scales (Intro)
Hi everyone and welcome to the first lesson called creating scales.Where we get to create examples from the scales that you already know and playing for awhile.So lets get started.
Metal · Intermediate · 6457 Hits · 4.43/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 11/13/2009
 
Low-Rent Jazz For Rockers Pt. 3
Diminished Capacities - tap into this super-useful scale
Jazz · Intermediate · 3188 Hits · 5.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2009
 
Playin' With The Mix
If you're gettin pretty good at playing your major scales over modal type songs or even blues and jazz tunes but you want something different to break out , try jamming on some tunes with the mixolodian scale...think G7 instead of C..or E7 rather than A.
Jazz · Intermediate · 1579 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 4/11/2009
 
Be Thou My Vision
A fingerstyle rendition of the classic Irish hymn in the key of C.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2444 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 1/9/2009
 
An Intro To Soleares Falsetas
A basic outline of how to play this exotic sounding Flamenco form
Flamenco · Intermediate · 135568 Hits · 4.37/5 (103 ratings) · Last modified: 12/28/2008