(PRWEB) August 12, 2014
Paige starts off this easy acoustic guitar lesson by stating that to be in the correct key you need a capo on the 4th fret of your guitar. Next Zollars goes over the guitar chords that are used in the song as follows; G, D, C and Am (A minor). Paige demonstrates the chorus as follows: chords are G, D and C and the strumming is down, up, counted as 1, & and then a rest on beat two and then the sequence is repeated for beats 3 and 4. This sequence is performed for each chord in the chorus. Next Zollars demonstrates the verse as follows; chords are; G, D and C and the strumming is down, up, down, up, counted as 1/16th notes, 1, e, &, a and repeated for each beat in the verse. Next Paige demonstrates the pre-chorus as follows; chords are: Am, C and D and the strumming is the same as the verse. Finally Zollars demonstrates the bridge as follows; chords are; Am, D, G, D, C, D and G and the strumming starts off as two half notes per chord and then continues the same as the verse. Complete guitar chord charts and tabs are available at SongTabs.com.
A Capo, short for capotasto, which is Italian for “head of fret board”, is a device used on the neck of a fretted instrument to shorten the playable length and raise the pitch.
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Has been a singer and song writer for the last 6 years and performs at fairs and coffee shops in her area. She has an original song “Broken” available on iTunes and works for a company called KlabLab where she makes educational songs for the classroom.
SongTabs.com is a great online resource for learning to easily play your favorite songs on the guitar. With several great instructors and a constant growing catalog of songs, everyone can learn to play there favorite songs.