Chris Kennedy

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Mastering the Fretboard Using Keys and Chord Progression Roots

260<p>SHARES<p><i>This is an abridged and shorter version of a lengthier article that can be found on Guitarchalk.com.</i><p>The easiest way to master the fretboard …

Electric Guitar

Going the Distance: A Crash Course in Intervals

500<p>SHARES<p>In music theory, the term <i>interval</i> is used to measure the distance between two notes, like an inch, mile or light year with objects. Our …

Electric Guitar

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

Step outside the pentatonic box with these fresh blues guitar solo approaches

<b>Every lead guitarist uses pentatonic scales - chances are that the first scale you ever learnt was the minor pentatonic.</b><p>Don't Miss<p>Like a comfortable …

Mastering the Modes of G Major with Three Notes Per String

478<p>SHARES<p>An effective way to master scales and modes on the guitar is to practice playing them three notes per string. In my experience, this is …

How to learn guitar chords across the fretboard - quickly and easily

<b>Unlock the fretboard and play chords across the neck with this ingenious system. You’ll never look at the guitar the same way again!</b><p>The system we’re …

Improve your acoustic fingerpicking in 20 minutes with this easy guitar lesson

<b>Put down your pick and give your chord playing a new lease of life with our fingerstyle workout.</b><p>Don't Miss<p>Fingerstyle is a fantastically useful …

What You Need to Know About Intervals

216<p>SHARES<p><i>Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness. — Maya Angelou</i><p>Intervals are simple, …

Electric Guitar

Guitar Scales In Depth - See the Whole Picture

Learn Guitar Scales & Scale Theory - See the Whole Picture<p>Welcome! I encourage you to learn guitar scales in a way that allows you to apply them to …

Building Chords and Melodies from Fourth Intervals

1<p>SHARES<p>This month, I’d like to talk about using fourth intervals as a building block for both chords and solos.<p>Although this lesson leans more on the …

Electric Guitar

The Modes, Part 1

Welcome! We are going to talk about the modes in this lesson, and I hope to clear up some confusion you might have about them. I have been a …

Dear 6-String Sensei: Please Demystify the Modes of the Major Scale

Stumped by modes? You’re not alone. Let Sensei guide you through the vexing topic.