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Beginning Rhythms for Guitar

After you learn music notes and rhythms, reading tab or standard music notation will be right around the corner! Here are the four basic types of music notes:     Examples of a rhythm used in 1 measure:     ...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

E Blues Rhythm

The E Blues Rhythm is a must for all blues guitar players, rock players, and lovers of the 2-note guitar chord! Blues guitar players gave this form it’s sound by using the 2-note guitar chord. It is one of the main reason...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Guitar Licks with Rests

In this lesson, find out how using rests completely changes the sound of a guitar lick! RESTS are just silent rhythms. Here are the 4 basic types of rests that you will see. Mute the note before a rest by either laying your lef...
by Mike Abbott
 

 

 

Muted Guitar Strings

You hear your favorite guitar players mute guitar strings ….Check it out!! You can mute guitar strings the with the left hand, right side of the palm, or a combination of both. Practice string muting with the left hand fi...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

E Blues Shuffle Rhythm

By learning swing eighth guitar notes and strums, you will give the E Blues Rhythm an authentic blues “feel”. Serious guitar players have to know about the shuffle and about the blues!   The shuffle rhythm is b...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 

Basic Guitar Chord and Scale Theory

In this basic guitar chord lesson,you will learn how to build a guitar chord two different ways: Using Major and minor third intervals and by building a basic chord scale. There are many benefits to learning basic guitar chord ...
by Mike Abbott