Guitar Stuff for 1.8.20

 

1) Warm-up: Practice the ABCs tab below, and play through "Auld Lang Syne". Make sure to use your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd fingers as needed. 

2) Practice all of the rhythm exercises using the E, A, and C major chords.

 

Auld Lang Syne

e-----------0---------0--------0--3--5---
B---1--0-1----3--1-3----3-1--1-----------
G-0--------------------------------------
D----------------------------------------
A----------------------------------------
E----------------------------------------

e-5--3--0-0-------------0----------------
B------------1--3--1-3----3-1----------1-
G------------------------------2-2--0----
D----------------------------------------
A----------------------------------------
E----------------------------------------
e------------------------------
B------------------------------
G-----2-2-4-4-2---0-0----------
D-0-0-----------------4-4-2-2-0
A------------------------------
E------------------------------

e-----------------------------
B-----------------------------
G-2-2-0-----------2-2-0-------
D---------4-4-2----------4-4-2
A-----------------------------
E-----------------------------

e------------------------------
B------------------------------
G-----2-2-4-4-2---0-0----------
D-0-0-----------------4-4-2-2-0
A------------------------------
E------------------------------

The "ABCs"
also: "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" and "Baa Baa Black Sheep"

1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4

Strum or clap through the exercises with the provided chords, counting to four for each measure and only strumming when a note is above the number.

1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1  2  3  4
1 2 3 4

E major

A major

C major

Guitar Stuff for 12.11.19

 

1) Warm-up: Practice the ABCs tab below.  Take your time with the notes, and use your 1st finger on the 2nd fret, and your 3rd finger on the 4th fret.
2
) Review string names, then tune all six strings each time you practice.

3) Practice all of the rhythm exercises using the E and A major chords.

 

Guitar Stuff for 12.4.19

 

1) Warm-up: Practice the colored fingering exercises using the finger-number system (below)
2) Practice ABCs (slide below). Use your 1st and 3rd fingers for the 2nd and 4th frets as you get more comfortable.

3) Review string names, then tune all six strings each time you practice.

 

PLAYING NOTES

1

1

1

1

2

2

2

2

1

1

1

1

3

3

3

3

1

1

1

1

3

3

2

2

2

2

3

3

4

4

Play these notes on your guitar. And take your time!

Make sure the notes "ring". No buzzing or string noise.