Level 4 Key G (4 Strings)

Now we advance to 4 string chords. The low bass string will now give your chords extra weight.

CHORD PRACTICE

Play along to the chord exercises below. Try to stay in time with the track as best you can. Your target is to be able to play along to all the tracks until they reach 2:40. These exercises will have you playing your songs much more quickly than just song practice.


While practising G to C watch your 2nd finger going to C.

G to C Practice

While practising D to C watch your 2nd finger going to C and then your 3rd finger going to D.

D to C Practice

While practising D to Em watch your 2nd finger going to Eminor and then your 3rd finger going to D.

D to Em Practice

While practising D to Am watch your 2nd finger going to Aminor and then your 3rd finger going to D.

D to Am Practice

NOTES ON THE GUITAR

Now we add the E note.

SCALE PRACTICE

We now add the E minor scale. Notice again the minor scale has a dark or sad sound. Before you play to the track, practise playing up and down the scale like it’s written in the notation below.

Play along to the track. Try adding slides, hammer ons, pull offs and most importantly phrasing.

Continue practising your G major scale with this track

Continue practising your A minor scale with this track

Continue practising your C major scale with this track

SONG PRACTICE

Adele – Someone Like You – Video

Fleetwood Mac – Go Your Own Way – Video

Bob Dylan – Blowing In The Wind – Video

Fields Of Athenry – Video

Cliffs Of Dooneen – Video

Isle Of Innisfree – Video

Jesse Colter – Storms Never last – Video

Khalid – Young Dumb & Broke – Chord Sheet

Shakira – Try Everything – Chord Sheet

Happy Birthday – Chord Sheet

The Jungle Book – The Bare Necessities – Video

The Jungle Book – I Wanna Be Like You

Garth Brooks – The River – Video

Meghan Trainor – All About That Bass – Video

The Lion King – The Circle Of Life

The Lion King – Hakuna Matata

Avicci – Hey Brother

Frozen  – Let It Go

Lukas Graham – Seven Years Old

Jason Mraz – I’m Yours

She’ll Be Coming ‘Round The Mountain

Waltzing Matilda

Mary Poppins – Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious