IT'S TIME TO DEMYSTIFY YOUR GUITAR

Clear, easy-to-grasp explanations
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Chord progression generator

Chord Progression Generator with Sound

Pick a style, a key & progression

Played by a full band in your chosen style!

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Full Length Lessons

Lessons include:

  • An interactive tutorial file
  • A details section that generally explains the lesson in detail
  • Media files including some video demonstrating how to play each lesson
  • Practice backing tracks
  • Notation of the lesson both in standard notation and tablature. Some of these require the free Scorch plugin.

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Some quick lessons to get you started

Fundamentals of music on the guitar - This lesson explains the fundamentals of music as applied to the guitar.

How to find any note on the guitar - How to map out all the notes on the guitar neck in one easy lesson.

The major scale construction kit - Shows how to build a major scale from scratch. Call it the Major Scale Construction kit!

Chord construction kit - How basic chords are constructed.

Guitar Chord Finder

This was the first guitar learning tool we created. It's tried and true and very easy to use.

Who needs a chord dictionary with 1,001 chords when you've got this thing? Check out the Chord Finder.

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The HotFrets Guitar Tuner

The guitar tuner below is an old-fashioned, use-your-ear, tuner. It's good to have a clip-on or some other electronic device but, nothing takes the place of being able to tighten or losen a string so that it matches the pitch of another note.

Go ahead, grab your guitar and click directly on one of the strings below to get a tuning note. You can also use the number keys on your computer keyboard (1 through 6) to sound the various strings.

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