Category Archives: Guitar Tips

Tips for buying or playing the guitar

chord changes

Simple Shortcuts for Switching Between Chords

Written by Ivan Rivera from IvanRivera.BandCamp.com

Switching Between Chords

Chords are usually the first thing we learn on guitar and they build the foundation for a lot of what we do. I remember the first time I strummed a chord all the way through and it rang through my room and all the strings sounded clean. It’s a great and proud feeling that instills a feeling a progress and I see that in my students. It’s a great feeling every single time. But getting these chords to ring out nicely without any muted strings is only the first step in the journey of guitar and rhythm playing.

Tuning Problems

Tuning Your Guitar Anywhere

Tuning your guitar is a very important part of playing. You can use a tuner or you can learn to tune by ear, either one will get the job done.

Tuning Your Guitar

Using a Tuner

Using a tuner is always the best way to be absolutely sure that your guitar is truly in tune, and it never hurts to have something like the  handy for tuning your guitar anywhere.