7 Ways to Use Movable Guitar Scales to Write Solos and Riffs
Learning guitar scales prepares you for the fun of playing riffs and solos. If you know your scales but you don't know how to take the next step, try one of these tips from guitar teacher James W...
You have 7 notes to choose from and the following 7 steps will help you in ways you cannot even predict. Most guitar players learn the basics such as the 5 basic major scale patterns in G major and go on to learn them in the other major keys as well. Perhaps you know what a pentatonic scale is in
35 Spanish Slang Words and Phrases You Should Know
Want to add some Spanish slang to your vocabulary? Every country has its own unique usage of slang, and each generation invents new slang words.
So if you're learning Spanish by the book, you may find it difficult when you try to communicate with native speakers in casual settings.
Just like you learned your native tongue, native Spanish speakers learned formal Spanish in school and the more conversational aspects of the language outside of the classroom.
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7 Easy Classic Songs to Play on the Guitar
Ready to learn a few fun songs on the guitar? Guitar teacher Heather L. picked out 7 easy tunes just for you...
So, you've practiced your scales and played the songs out of your guitar method book. You've checked your posture, your hand position and your guitar technique. You've finished all of your theory homework. Now, you just want to play guitar! Here are seven easy songs to play on guitar and a video for each.
1. "Brown Eyed Girl" by Van Morrison (G C D Em)
This song evokes al
The Best, Baddest, Loud Guitars for Metal
On a quest to find the best guitars for metal? Guitar teacher James W. shares a few of the baddest guitars around...
Why are metal guitars so easy to play? The simple truth is metal has been around a long time, since way back in the 1960s, and technology has kept pace with musician's demands. Read on, and we shall see how knowing what to look for in a guitar makes or breaks your crunch lead!
1. Schecter Guitars
These guitars are perhaps the holy grail of metal masters. They are completely
French Grammar Basics: When to Use Tu and Vous
Mixing up your tu's and vous? Let French tutor Carol Beth L. break it down for you...
As modern-day English speakers, most of us are accustomed to using only one word for you. It doesn't matter if we are talking to one person, many people, old people, young people, teachers, doctors, children, or anyone else. In some languages, this is not always the case and French is one of them. French grammar provides French-speakers with two ways to say you: tu (pronounce it almost like the English