Guitar Learning Tracks at WholeNote

  • Beginner Guitar

    Where to start, tuning, first chords, strumming, scales & picking, and more
  • Intermediate Guitar

    Techniques, chords & songwriting, scales & modes, and genre-specific lessons
  • Advanced Guitar

    Advanced genre-specific lessons and some signature licks from your favorite guitarists
  • Rock Guitar

    Rock technique basics, chords, riffs & songwriting, scales & licks, and more
  • Blues Guitar

    Technique & theory basics, blues rhythm guitar, blues soloing & licks, and more
  • Metal Guitar

    Metal technique basics, chords & riffs, scales, licks, exercises, and more
  • Acoustic Guitar

    Fingerpicking and strumming technique, chordal ideas, solo fingerstyle, and more
  • Jazz Guitar

    Theory & song forms, chords & comping, scales, modes & arpeggios, soloing, and more
  • Classical Guitar

    Classical technique, and easy, intermediate, and advanced pieces

New or Updated Guitar Lessons

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 · 28992 Hits · 4.43/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 5/23/2014
 
Arpeggio Study In Am
A very simple, but effective arpeggio study.
Classical · Beginner · 17579 Hits · 4.71/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 5/20/2014
 
The Minor 2-5-1
How to play it.
Jazz · Advanced · 3743 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 1/4/2014
 
Belgian Fluffiness
Play this tune NOW - no theory necessary (although it's included)
Jazz · Intermediate · 7350 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 · 6077 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 · 2919 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 · 6497 Hits · 4.29/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 11/10/2012
 
The Rights Of Man
Nice Irish hornpipe
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1392 Hits · 5.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 10/22/2012
 
Where Are You Now?
Composing a tune on guitar.
Jazz · Intermediate · 9444 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 8/1/2012
 
Soloing Over A Jazz Blues
Just what it says :)
Jazz · Intermediate · 9211 Hits · 4.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/27/2012
 
Banks Of The Ohio
Carter-style picking, beginner to advanced.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 29075 Hits · 4.82/5 (22 ratings) · Last modified: 7/25/2012
 
Playing The Pilgrim Song
Good licks from live performance.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 1749 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 · 2584 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 · 1317 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 7/8/2012
 
Nice Bossa Tune
Melody and chordal accompaniment.
Jazz · Intermediate · 1063 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 · 2917 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 6/30/2012
 
Wildwood Flower
NOT the usual Clarence White version!
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 14261 Hits · 4.13/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 6/28/2012
 
Imitation Is
The sincerest form of flattery
Acoustic/Folk · Advanced · 9245 Hits · 4.93/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 5/17/2012
 
Speechless
A work in progress. For Nick De Guzman.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 3316 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 · 16557 Hits · 4.94/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2012
 
Chorinho - A Brazilian Style
Learning a little more about brazilian music.
Other · Intermediate · 5191 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 · 16777 Hits · 4.96/5 (27 ratings) · Last modified: 5/12/2012
 
THE BEST OF YEARS - An Original Tune
This is a little tune copyrighted in 1986. Lots of turmoil in the USA. Moving lines. Feeling of minor with Sub Dominant Major.
Acoustic/Folk · Advanced · 11831 Hits · 4.82/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 5/11/2012
 
Applying The Pentatonic Scale
A method for applying the G Major/E Minor Pentatonic Scale.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 29317 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 · 6284 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 · 15560 Hits · 4.87/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 5/6/2012
 
Groovy Blue Sea
A twelve bar groove, of sorts.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2504 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 · 4734 Hits · 4.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 5/5/2012
 
Understanding The Tritone Substitution
How to use and play tritones.
Jazz · Beginner · 19664 Hits · 5.00/5 (32 ratings) · Last modified: 5/3/2012
 
A Substitute For The Diminished Scale
A good trick if you need one :)
Jazz · Intermediate · 1379 Hits · 2.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/9/2011
 
Improvising Over Tritones
Here's how.
Jazz · Intermediate · 4154 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 · 1676 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 · 493 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 6/3/2011
 
Charlie Christian...
Or how to do arpeggios
Jazz · Beginner · 2077 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 3/15/2011
 
IMPROVISATION!
A brief guide. Seriously.
Jazz · Beginner · 2704 Hits · 3.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 3/15/2011
 
The Nine Pound Hammer
Here's how.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 2359 Hits · 4.00/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 3/4/2011
 
Soloing Over A Ballad
Putting together a solo over ballad changes.
Jazz · Intermediate · 3961 Hits · 5.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/18/2010
 
'Professional' Jazz Lines
How the greats did it.
Jazz · Advanced · 5020 Hits · 4.11/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 11/7/2010
 
Dead Men Marching
After listening clean, try overdriven effect(Experience might be different on different midi tough)
Classical · Advanced · 3909 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 10/16/2010
 
Onward Christian Soldier
Classic hymn played fingerstyle.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1144 Hits · 4.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 7/27/2010
 
Low-Rent Jazz For Rockers Pt. 6
Inner Logic: A Meditation On John Scofield
Jazz · Advanced · 7780 Hits · 4.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/14/2010
 
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 · 4431 Hits · 2.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 7/7/2010
 
Handling A Tricky Solo
An improvisational idea for playing over difficult changes
Jazz · Advanced · 6384 Hits · 5.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 6/12/2010
 
Modal Progression
Playing over a Modal Progression
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 1246 Hits · 3.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 6/7/2010
 
Alabama Jubilee (Public Domain)
Here's how...
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 1687 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 · 23860 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 · 2690 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 · 5070 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 · 6415 Hits · 4.43/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 11/13/2009
 
Without A Time.
Without a time.
Experimental · Ridiculous · 1479 Hits · 2.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 7/20/2009
 
Soloing Over Changes
Here are changes simlar to the verse Of Confirmation in Fmaj. I've done a solo trying to stay in 7th position mostly. It's quite challenging to bring it up to tempo. Enjoy this and I hope there will be more to follow. Joe
Jazz · Advanced · 6702 Hits · 4.66/5 (32 ratings) · Last modified: 7/5/2009
 
Low-Rent Jazz For Rockers Pt. 3
Diminished Capacities - tap into this super-useful scale
Jazz · Intermediate · 3148 Hits · 5.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2009
 
12 Bar Jazzy Blues
This 12bar blues progression uses triads until the 7th and 8th bars where 4note chords are used..and then back to the triads to take it home...Fey of F
Jazz · Advanced · 2024 Hits · 3.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 4/21/2009
 
Cool Lick
This run/lick works best with the blues or jazz stuff over a G7 but you might also try squeezing it in over a G or G7 in a fast country tune. It's also a good warmup excercise.
Jazz · Advanced · 2204 Hits · 4.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 4/20/2009
 
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 · 1567 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 4/11/2009
 
Improvisation
Simple grooves to improvise over.
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 4360 Hits · 4.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 4/8/2009
 
Barbara Allen
Melody Arrangement
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 1745 Hits · 4.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 2/18/2009
 
Be Thou My Vision
A fingerstyle rendition of the classic Irish hymn in the key of C.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2428 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 1/9/2009
 
Wild Tapping Through Arpeggios. Madness!
Tapping through arpeggios produces some insanely cool licks. Learn three important arpeggios, and how to blaze through them without having to worry about that tricky sweep picking!
Other · Advanced · 2997 Hits · 3.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 1/5/2009
 
God Will Take Care Of You
My arrangement of this old (1906) hymn of encouragement, in the key of G.
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 1816 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 12/30/2008
 
An Intro To Soleares Falsetas
A basic outline of how to play this exotic sounding Flamenco form
Flamenco · Intermediate · 135043 Hits · 4.37/5 (103 ratings) · Last modified: 12/28/2008
 
What Child Is This
A simple rendition of this classic Christmas carol set to the tune of "Greensleeves"
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 1903 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 12/24/2008
 
I'll Fly Away
Finger pick an old hymn in the first position using a basic alternating bass technique.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 21363 Hits · 4.63/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 12/21/2008
 
Praise Him, Praise Him
My rendition of the beautiful hymn by one of the greatest hymn writers Fanny Crosby
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 2244 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 12/21/2008
 
All I Need
My arrangement of the old (1906) hymn "All I Need".
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1680 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 12/21/2008
 
A Short Intro In D
A short blues intro that can be used in various finger-style blues songs. It is a bad imitation of a Gary Davis riff from his song "You Gotta Move" in D
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 1253 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 12/20/2008
 
Soloing Over Bossa Chords
How to put together a solo over tricky bossa chords
Jazz · Advanced · 4924 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 11/29/2008
 
Playing Melodic Minor Over The 7 Chord
Playing A melodic minor over the 5th chord of A major.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 661 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/1/2008
 
Sweeping 7th Chords
Sweep Picking 7th chords in a major key.
Metal · Advanced · 989 Hits · 3.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/1/2008
 
Picking 7th Chords
Picking 7th chords in a major key.
Metal · Advanced · 726 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/1/2008
 
Floating
What 'floating' is.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 8237 Hits · 4.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 10/10/2008
 
Dusty Miller
This is my version of an old fiddle tune.
Bluegrass · Advanced · 6796 Hits · 4.62/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 9/22/2008
 
Playing 'Outside' - Major And Minor 3rds
Coltrane and Parker explained (simply).
Jazz · Advanced · 9342 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/23/2008
 
Floating 2 - Goodbye Liza Jane
A tune to practice floating skills - not that easy.
Bluegrass · Advanced · 3567 Hits · 3.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 8/10/2008
 
Jazz Lines For Beginners
How to play jazz lines for the complete beginner
Jazz · Beginner · 14268 Hits · 4.20/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 7/8/2008
 
Open Chord Forms/ Moveable
Learn these open chords that are moveable in different keys up the neck
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 1529 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 6/15/2008
 
The Sloop John B
Melody wth fingerstyle pattern A nice piece to play along with
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 2831 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 5/22/2008
 
Eleanor Rigby Melody And Chords
Play along to a well known beatles tune "eleanor rigby" Play melody and chordal accompaniment.
Basics · Beginner · 2800 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 4/20/2008
 
Combining Scales In E Blues
Combining scales in your blues solo's is a great way to make unique riff and licks and is also a great tool.
Blues · Beginner · 2696 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 3/24/2008
 
Beethoven's 5th
Originally tabbed by David Olson...I really just re-did the frettings.
Classical · Intermediate · 5242 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 3/6/2008
 
Basic Chord Substitution
Understand the basic principles of chord substitution. No theory involved! But you'll still get a headache...
Jazz · Beginner · 16734 Hits · 4.69/5 (16 ratings) · Last modified: 1/25/2008
 
Lead And Rythym Basics For Beginners
A great beginner lesson for people who have just started guitar and do not know much about it.
Basics · Beginner · 1704 Hits · 4.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 1/6/2008
 
Behind Blue Eyes- The Who
Nice easy song by the who.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 3560 Hits · 2.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 12/21/2007
 
A New Year Of Happiness
Bring the New Year in with a bang by learning some running bass lines and ways of improvising with rhythm guitar. Auld Lang Syne in a stylized arrangement that can be adapted to your tastes.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 1367 Hits · 4.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 12/4/2007
 
Auld Lang Syne
Happy New Year
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 3587 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 12/1/2007
 
Careful Steps
Learning the fretboard is a challenge. Even when you think you know it fairly well, all it takes is a challenge to discover you still have room for improvement. Good Luck on your attempts, and step carefully from note to note. Keep learning!
Basics · Intermediate · 1616 Hits · 3.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 11/29/2007
 
Melody Reading (with Accompaniment)
You can play this simple melody from the beatles "And I love Her" and practice it with included notation or tab, with chord accompaniment.
Basics · Beginner · 2456 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 11/16/2007
 
Fingerings
88. Fingerings (#11768)
by Wayne Rader (630)
Fingering exercises for basic one-string shapes. Plus some scale patterns.
Basics · Beginner · 6554 Hits · 3.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/15/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Up Pattern #1
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 5711 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Up Pattern #2
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 3029 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Up Pattern #4
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 5603 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Up Pattern #3
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 2530 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Down Pattern #1
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 4164 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Down Pattern #3
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 2425 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Down Pattern #4
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 2562 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
Warm Up Exercise Down Pattern #2
This exercise will allow your fingers to establish a memory of the fret board while stretching, strengthening, and building speed.
Basics · Beginner · 2785 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/13/2007
 
On The Run
Got this pice from an old book. Play Sequence 1 slow at first. Fun to learn to play
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 2479 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 10/29/2007
 
Bluegrass Licks
A compendium of bluegrass licks.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 97959 Hits · 4.91/5 (88 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2007
 
Jazzing Minor Pentatonics
This lesson demonstrates the use of minor pentatonics in jazz soloing.
Jazz · Intermediate · 10856 Hits · 4.38/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2007
 
Playing From Chord Shapes
A simple guide to using chord shapes as a basis for improvisation.
Jazz · Intermediate · 8248 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2007
 
Bossa Nova And Samba Rhythm
At last! How to get that Bossa sound. It's easy (seriously).
Jazz · Intermediate · 20536 Hits · 4.78/5 (18 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2007
 
Boys Of Bluehill
A nice Irish hornpipe, and good to play.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 4125 Hits · 4.33/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2007
 
Three Piece Reggae
This lesson is a little harder then the two lessons that I wrote before this. In this one we are going to have three different parts working together to make the whole song.
Reggae · Intermediate · 11880 Hits · 3.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/29/2007
 
Easy Reggae Part 2
To help you out with some more reggae I have written a little peice that is just as simple as the first lesson.
Reggae · Beginner · 15509 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 8/27/2007
 
Easy Reggae
105. Easy Reggae (#11744)
by Eric Noga (135)
These are a few parts to a peice of reggae music that I created and I wanted to share to get any one interested in reggae of to a good start.
Reggae · Beginner · 43089 Hits · 4.07/5 (27 ratings) · Last modified: 8/27/2007
 
Beginner -> Lick`s
Hello! Here I will collect my own licks/exercises. Feel free to post a comment! =)
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 3516 Hits · 3.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/25/2007
 
Aguado - Rondo In A Minor
I am practicing this piece.. Hate to practice from sheet music, so here converting it into Tab.. So enjoy it =)
Classical · Advanced · 5718 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/17/2007
 
Easy Guitar Speed Run #1
Tare up that ax with an easy guitar speed legato mini run.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 2853 Hits · 3.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2007
 
Charlie
109. Charlie (#3030)
by Rick Payman (10052)
A slow Latin style rhythm piece, dedicated to Charlie Gacsi - Get Well Soon.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 10510 Hits · 5.00/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 8/5/2007
 
Playing Metal Part 1: Picking
There are 4 different main techniques in metal. They are Picking, Legato, Sweep Picking, and Tapping. In this lesson series I will only be going over three of them because you can't create tapped licks on the composer. I hope you enjoy it.
Metal · Advanced · 12396 Hits · 4.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 7/25/2007
 
Modes
111. Modes (#11725)
by Mark Keider (300)
This will be a lesson on modes. We will learn the modes in C. Then when you progress you can start going through the modes and scales in different keys, and take them through the cycle of 5ths.
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 4616 Hits · 4.12/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 7/22/2007
 
G Major Modes
Learning your fretboard... and shredding...
Metal · Advanced · 1541 Hits · 1.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 7/17/2007
 
Caprice No XVI Paganini
Paganini Caprice No 16 transcribed for guitar
Classical · Advanced · 5152 Hits · 3.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
Arpeggio Sequence In D-major
Arpeggio sequence in D-major
Basics · Advanced · 2861 Hits · 4.20/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
Double And Triple Triller
Paganini was using double triller on violin. Here are Double and Triple Triller for the guitar.
Basics · Advanced · 1044 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
3 Octace Arpeggio - Sequence
A sequence in a 3 octave arpeggio
Basics · Advanced · 7669 Hits · 3.56/5 (16 ratings) · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
Coordination
Six Coordination Patterns
Other · Advanced · 3048 Hits · 3.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
Mixed Sequences
Sequences/Combinations of groupings
Basics · Advanced · 2110 Hits · 4.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 6/25/2007
 
Arpeggios By Engel Oded.. ;)
Hm... i was just playing the guitar while look whats happened? i create a perfect arpeggio part! :) created by me! :P DATE: 1.6.2007
Metal · Expert · 3878 Hits · 4.58/5 (12 ratings) · Last modified: 6/1/2007
 
Alternate Picking Exercise
A fairly simple run that I have found effective for improving speed, dexterity, and control.
Metal · Intermediate · 2525 Hits · 3.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 5/18/2007
 
Pachabels Cannon
This can be played in bar chords or open chords, great song to learn.
Classical · Beginner · 3820 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 4/28/2007
 
Applied Tremolo
An easy chord progression for a difficult technique
Classical · Advanced · 11557 Hits · 4.35/5 (23 ratings) · Last modified: 4/17/2007
 
Trivium Style
Just a triviium style sequence. The rhythm playing ( sequence 2 ) is trivium style, but the solo is a random solo i came up with, ending with an arpeggio sweep
Metal · Expert · 2751 Hits · 2.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 4/7/2007
 
A Little Sweepage
A little sweep run I came up with. A lot easier than it sounds...
Metal · Intermediate · 8790 Hits · 4.11/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 4/5/2007
 
Umm...this Is My First Dont Blame Me
Ok dont bother trying to play this because trust me you cant
Other · Ridiculous · 1827 Hits · 1.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 4/4/2007
 
C Minor Progression
An easy progression in c minor
Basics · Beginner · 1800 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 4/3/2007
 
Fingerstyle Speed Lesson
Develop speed and accuracy with just a thumb and one finger.
Flamenco · Intermediate · 109403 Hits · 4.00/5 (177 ratings) · Last modified: 3/25/2007
 
Fingerstyle Arpeggio
Two examples of Flamenco arpeggio's. Play these exercises slowly, over and over again while gradually building up speed to give your fingerstyle technique an amazing boost.
Flamenco · Intermediate · 64152 Hits · 3.81/5 (91 ratings) · Last modified: 3/13/2007
 
Beaumont Rag
If you ever learn one rag (apart from Black Mountain) let it be this one!
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 17467 Hits · 4.82/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 3/8/2007
 
ESCALA MAYOR (MODO JONIO)
EL MODULO UNO, HACE REFERENCIA A LAS APLICACIONES SOBRE ACORDES MAYORES, EN ESTE CASO COMENSAREMOS POR EXPLICAR LA ESCALA MAYOR.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 4148 Hits · 4.88/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 2/27/2007
 
Shred In Progress
A kind of exotic sounding peice I use to warm up. It gets all of your fingers moving pretty quick. Please, send me some feedback on this one or any others I have created.
Metal · Intermediate · 1621 Hits · 3.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 2/24/2007
 
Ash
132. Ash (#11555)
by Derik Niederquell (17)
This is my own intro to a song that I am writing for my fiance... enjoy.
Other · Beginner · 1557 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 2/20/2007
 
Two-String Scale Exercise
Exercises for learning a pattern up and down the neck. It's good picking practice.
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 2326 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 2/3/2007
 
Amazing Grace Chord-Melody
Here is a basic chord melody version of Amazing Grace. In the key of G, it is perfect for absolute beginners
Basics · Beginner · 9845 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 1/23/2007
 
Finger Exercises
These exercises are great for beginners to work on dexterity and finger strength.
Basics · Beginner · 4057 Hits · 3.88/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 1/23/2007
 
Not Quite Major Pentatonic
A fun scale to use for soloing
Basics · Beginner · 4283 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 1/22/2007
 
Telemann Minuet In G
A nice easy minuet in two parts by Telemann.
Classical · Beginner · 3479 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 1/19/2007
 
Easy Soloing In D
Easy chord progrssion to solo over using both major and minor pentatonic scales.
Basics · Beginner · 8453 Hits · 4.70/5 (10 ratings) · Last modified: 1/16/2007
 
Gipsy Theme
Nice sounding solo to a great chord rhythm
Other · Beginner · 2361 Hits · 3.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 1/6/2007
 
Chord Change
This is good to practice with.it's not that hard.
Basics · Intermediate · 1393 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 1/2/2007
 
Banjo Inspired
I just played with my guitar listening to some banjo music and made this,it's not super but i'm a beginner so.
Other · Beginner · 1485 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 1/2/2007
 
Polyrhythmic Acoustic Technique
Polyrhythms reside in the world of chaos, disorder, and insanity. Heres a cool piece that combines that nonsense with some nice melodies and chord changes. Very weird, very pretty. This lesson also teaches, in detail, how to perform 5:4.
Experimental · Expert · 21499 Hits · 4.89/5 (18 ratings) · Last modified: 12/29/2006
 
Bleeding Rainbows
A heavy punk/metal riff that works it's way into some ska!
Punk · Intermediate · 4090 Hits · 3.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 12/13/2006
 
Dracula's Sandwhich
A short but very adabtable lick with an Eastern feel.
Metal · Beginner · 2084 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 12/13/2006
 
What Kind Of Pick Do You Use?
There is no point.
Experimental · Ridiculous · 1996 Hits · 3.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 12/6/2006
 
Metal Riff To Build Big Chops
A riff i wrote that will make you a faster player
Metal · Intermediate · 2335 Hits · 2.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/23/2006
 
Minor Pentatonic Scales Over The Blues
A lesson on blues soloing using only the minor pentatonic scale over a blues progression. While other notes can be used this gives you a specific sound (more open) although you miss some targeted chord tones in a blues progression.
Blues · Intermediate · 8665 Hits · 3.67/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 11/16/2006
 
Tangerine Sunset
My first lesson... a real finger buster... the intro is pretty simple... let ring and apregiate... during the more difficult area using the basic g chord fingering helps alot.. also this is a fingerstyle piece
Acoustic/Folk · Advanced · 1484 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 11/14/2006
 
Foverever Is Not Long Enough
This is a song I created myself. I love it to play and I hope you will to!
Experimental · Advanced · 1449 Hits · 2.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 11/11/2006
 
Fun Arpeggio Picking Exercise
Very cool arpeggio-based exercise using triplets. Nice classical sound.
Classical · Intermediate · 2414 Hits · 4.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 11/11/2006
 
I Don't Have A Name
Words are fun.
Experimental · Ridiculous · 1642 Hits · 3.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/8/2006
 
Replace
152. Replace (#11327)
by Joe Webster (10)
A song i created when i first started playing about 5 months ago..
Acoustic/Folk · Beginner · 1418 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 10/31/2006
 
Nebraska Youth Jazz Band Audition Pieces
The reqirements for the 2006 audition for the Nebraska Youth Jazz Band
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 1815 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 10/14/2006
 
Cool Little Warm Up
A little warm-up i created
Basics · Beginner · 2464 Hits · 4.31/5 (13 ratings) · Last modified: 10/9/2006
 
Nursery Rhymes
Famous nursery songs
Classical · Beginner · 18821 Hits · 3.82/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 10/7/2006
 
Fun Stuff
I don't have anything to say.
Experimental · Ridiculous · 3242 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 10/5/2006
 
Who Needs Music?
(255 characters maximum)
Experimental · Ridiculous · 1720 Hits · 3.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 10/5/2006
 
You Cannot Be Free
"You cannot be free" from the album "How to name it?" by Ilaiyaraaja. Maestro Ilaiyaraaja is a South Indian composer. Based on a South Indian classical scale ('raaga') called 'Panthuvaraali'. Arranged here for classical guitar solo.
World · Advanced · 7845 Hits · 4.43/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 10/5/2006
 
C Major/B Alt Vamp
A simple vamp to play under a major I,V chord progression- in this case C major/G major(Key of C Major), by using the seventh mode of the C major scale (ie B alt) under the V chord.
Other · Beginner · 1596 Hits · 2.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 10/3/2006
 
Neopolitan Minor
One of those neat sounding scales that are fun to play.
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 1834 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 10/2/2006
 
BWV 995-4 Sarabande
Sounds easy, doesn't it?
Classical · Intermediate · 3494 Hits · 4.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 9/28/2006
 
Some Arpeggios
Here is some arpeggios you can try to practice
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 2216 Hits · 4.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 9/23/2006
 
Homepage
My Homepage loop.
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 2304 Hits · 4.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 9/20/2006
 
Major Petatonic Attempt
This is in the works. Just goes to show how cool the major petatonic scale is.
Other · Beginner · 1601 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 9/20/2006
 
Scale Shred
Hey. well i was just making this up as i went along, sounds pretty cool, here ya go.
Metal · Advanced · 2431 Hits · 3.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 9/16/2006
 
Arpeggio Madness
My first creation using this program so it's close, but a little off. But its still a good practice and helps holding a simple melody while kepping your fret hand and pick busy.
Other · Beginner · 2837 Hits · 4.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 9/8/2006
 
Flamenco Chord Progressions
An Overview of Some Commomly Used Chord Progressions in Flamenco Music
Flamenco · Intermediate · 139028 Hits · 4.13/5 (124 ratings) · Last modified: 9/4/2006
 
Rasguedo Strum Technique
Explore the use of Right-Hand fingers to get that Flamenco strum up to speed.
Flamenco · Intermediate · 41876 Hits · 4.10/5 (31 ratings) · Last modified: 9/3/2006
 
Why
169. Why (#11209)
by Ryan Rodabaugh (58)
It hurt's to live
Acoustic/Folk · Advanced · 1837 Hits · 1.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 9/1/2006
 
Lark In The Morning
More old dance music...this one is a jig.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 6603 Hits · 4.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Dublin Lasses
This piece is in the key of F instead of the more usual A, D or G. That means harder chords if you're doing your own. Otherwise, it's tuneful and not all that hard to play.
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 10274 Hits · 4.89/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Maid Of Athens
A reel transcribed from a book of fiddle tunes.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5618 Hits · 4.57/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Tullochgorum
Scottish reel. This is in a typical Scottish note pattern of dotted 8th and 16th. Think of it as good practice for learning funk. :-)
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 6714 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Primrose Lass
Another easy and tuneful reel from a book of old time dances and fiddle tunes.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4031 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Drink Of Brandy
Another jig, this one with a slightly different format.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4209 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Morton's
Another easy and tuneful reel.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5350 Hits · 4.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Jolly Seven
Another easy reel to play.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4807 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Cock And Hen
This jig is easy to play.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5304 Hits · 4.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
My Pretty, Fair Maid
Another easy jig for you!
Bluegrass · Beginner · 6831 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Paddy Handly's Goose
Reel--another dance tune. This one has an unusual rhythmical pattern in the melody in the second part that makes it fun to play.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5413 Hits · 5.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Connemara's Pet
Reel--old timey dance music translated from a fiddle tune to guitar tab.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 10143 Hits · 3.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Tin-Ware Lass
Easy and tuneful reel.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4324 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Alhambra
Another reel originally for the fiddle.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4889 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Once Upon My Cheek
Another old-timey reel transcribed from a book of old fiddle tunes.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 4486 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Geese In The Bog
Easy and tuneful jig.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 9142 Hits · 3.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Ride A Mile
A jig. This one has a fun little rhythm to play.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 6303 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
The Unfortunate Rake
A very tuneful jig.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5985 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2006
 
Learn Polyrhythms On Your Lunch Break
How to understand and execute basic polyrhythms. First pages focus on playing them with your hands and voice, then with your guitar. 100% Guaranteed to disturb your family and friends.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 7738 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/14/2006
 
Money Musk
A well-known reel translated from a book of fiddle tunes.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 13290 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2006
 
Irish Washerwoman
An easy to play old Irish jig. Also known as "Irish Wash Woman"
Bluegrass · Beginner · 14521 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2006
 
Connaught Man's Ramble
A tuneful jig that's not hard to play.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 16465 Hits · 4.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2006
 
Rakes Of Kildare
An Irish jig, very tuneful.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 9016 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2006
 
Where Ever You Are
To Uncle Rex.
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 3188 Hits · 4.91/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 7/24/2006
 
Old Temple House
Easy and tuneful reel.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 7639 Hits · 4.00/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 7/15/2006
 
Pigeon On The Gate
This reel has a colorful tune. A little harder than some of them, but definately worth the work.
Bluegrass · Beginner · 5404 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 7/15/2006
 
Maggie Picking Cockels
Reel. This one uses the first section twice. And has a different key for the second section. A little more challenging...for those who want some tunes with more gusto!
Bluegrass · Intermediate · 5504 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 7/15/2006
 
Another Piano-ish Peice
This one IS playable, but only with some extensive fingerpicking...
Experimental · Advanced · 1992 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 7/13/2006
 
KrAzEe
198. KrAzEe (#11109)
by Strigoi Mort (79)
Put this on loop...if you dare...
Experimental · Ridiculous · 1882 Hits · 4.00/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 7/13/2006
 
Freight Train
Freight Train
Acoustic/Folk · Intermediate · 2862 Hits · 4.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/9/2006
 
Mississippi Mud
Mississippi Mud
Blues · Advanced · 5099 Hits · 4.38/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 7/9/2006