Announcement: GuitarControl.com releases “How to Play the Intro from "Sweet Home Alabama" by Lynyrd Skynyrd - Rhythm Guitar Lesson”

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GuitarControl.com released a new video guitar lesson from GuitarControl.com instructor Gaby Soule. In this guitar lesson, now available on YouTube.com, Gabe Soule teaches how to play the intro of the song Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd.

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Gaby starts this easy guitar lesson by going over the chords used as follows; D, 4th string open, 2nd fret of the 3rd string with first finger, 3rd fret of the 2nd string with 3rd finger and 2nd fret of the first string with first finger, Cadd9, 3rd fret of the 5th string with 2nd finger, 2nd fret of the 4th string with first finger, 3rd string open and 3rd fret of the of the 2nd string with 3rd finger and G, 3rd fret of the 6th string with 2nd finger, 2nd fret of the 5th string with first finger 4th and 3rd strings open and 3rd fret of the 2nd string with 3rd finger. Soule continues this easy guitar lesson by teaching how to play the melody between the chords that is based out of the pentatonic scale. Guitar TAB’s are available for this easy beginner guitar lesson at GuitarControl.com.

The Pentatonic Scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave. They can be found all over the world and are the main scale used in the Blues genre.

Lynyrd Skynyrd is an American rock band that popularized the Southern Rock genre in the 1970’s. In the peak of their success three members’s died in a plane crash in 1977. The band still performs to this day with an almost completely different line up.

Gaby Soule
Gaby Soule is a guitarist, composer and singer originally from Argentina but has lived and worked in Spain as a musician and guitar instructor for many years. He has released several albums with his own projects and with other artists. He's been a member of many bands in Argentina and Spain. Gaby has worked with other groups touring Europe and South America, and played with bassist Rudy Sarzo (Whitesnake, Ozzy Osbourne, and Dio), Walter Giardino (Rata Blanca), La Renga and other artists like Andres Calamaro. He combines his activity as a guitar instructor in Madrid, Spain, as well as being an online guitar teacher. Gaby is currently writing new material for his upcoming project.

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