Learn how to read standard notation for guitar in this detailed guide. You will learn how to read music and all of the symbols used in guitar music.
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Knowing how to read music for guitar can help you learn to play songs faster and easier. Find out the different ways you can read music for guitar.
Find out how to play in Drop D tuning with easy riff writing examples. Learn some simple power chord shapes, Drop D arpeggios and more in this lesson.
If you’re looking for something different, check out these alternate guitar tunings. Find out the most common alternate tunings on guitar and how to tune them.
Find out how to read guitar chord diagrams with helpful photos, diagrams and tips. Includes a printable PDF with easy guitar chords.
Your guitar intonation is important to set up properly. Bad intonation will make you sound out-of-tune, even when your guitar strings are in-tune. Find out about intonation and how to adjust it in this guide.
Find out 6 ways you can practice guitar without a guitar. You can practice while on vacation or while driving and build up your skills in important ways.
Cleaning your guitar strings is easy and can extend their life as well as feel more comfortable to play. In this guide, I will explain: Why you should regularly clean your guitar strings What...
Find out how guitar action affects playability, how to measure action height and how to adjust your guitar’s action. Includes advice for different bridges and types of guitars.
Find out how to connect your guitar to a PC/laptop and how to use it as a guitar amp. Includes gear and software options along with advice on which is right for you.
Find out how to tune a 12-string guitar in the most popular tunings with diagrams and easy instructions. Tune your 12-string guitar down or in open tunings with any chromatic tuner.
Guitar TAB is easy to read once you learn what the numbers and symbols mean. Read this complete guide on how to read Guitar TAB symbols with diagrams.
This guitar lesson will teach you two effective methods to memorize the notes on the fretboard. Memorize the fretboard easily with this practice plan and exercises.
Find out everything you would want to know about truss rods including how to adjust them, how they work, and how truss rods affect guitar playability.
This guide will tell you everything you need to know to record guitar videos for YouTube with the best quality possible. Covers all equipment and software needed.
There are a few different ways you can play electric guitar with headphones. See how these methods compare and what gear you need in this guide.