Guitar Lessons and Tutorials

Raise Your Level By Mastering These Basic Guitar Techniques

Photo by rocketjim54 Why is it that you simply love listening to a particular person's guitar playing while just acknowledging another person though they may be equally experienced? What sets them apart? Apart from being a genius, there are few basic skills which can be mastered to notch up your guitaring skills. I see beginners avoiding these easy techniques thinking it is very difficult to master it which is actually not the case. Wet your hands in it and you will realize how easy and rewarding it can be. The Hammer-On Technique This is how you will see it in notations: 5h6, 2h4 Hammer-On techniques sounds very pleasing when done correctly. Considering the above example, keep your index finger on…
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Guitar Lessons and Tutorials

How to Read Guitar Notations: A Quick Guide

Photo by bennylin0724 I had been getting a lot of request in the form of comments asking how to read guitar notations that were alien to them. These were mostly beginners who had picked up guitar only a while ago and had decided to learn from the internet. So I thought to write a quick post explaining all the basic notations which will help you understand everything that is posted on this blog as well as all over the internet. If I forget something here and there, please let me know in the comments and I will update the post accordingly. So here we Chord Representation Here at , I have adopted the following chord presentation style. I place the…
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