In the beginning... Plucking

Plucking means taking your pick and flicking a string so that it vibrates and makes a sound.  The music below tells you which string to pluck with your right hand and which fret box to press with your left hand fingers.

Ode To Joy

Melody

Ode To Joy

Bass

I Gotta Feeling

In the beginning... one finger chords

Getting to know your guitar

How to read a

chord diagram

C & G Chords

"Day-O"

Em, G, C

"Just the Way You Are"

Step two... 2 and 3 finger chords

Em, G, D Chords

"Best Day of My Life"

BASS PART

"Best Day of My Life"

Em, G, C, Am

"Roar"

Em, C, D Chords

"Beat It"

Em, C, G, D Chords

"Counting Stars"

"Counting Stars"

Lyrics

"Good Riddance"

Lyrics

Em, C, G, D

"Good Riddance"

Go online + earn points for practicing = Electric Guitar

Em, C, G, D, B Chords

"Viva La Vida"

 

LYRICS

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Em, C, G, D Chords

"To The Sky"

 

LYRICS

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