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The Most Common Guitar Chords

The most common chords on guitar

When first learning guitar it’s important to learn and play songs. Scales and exercises that improve dexterity and coordination between your picking and fretting hands definitely have their place, but incorporating real music into your practice routine is essential to assist with your technique, and even more importantly timing. With … Read more

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What are 7th chords?

What are 7th Chords

When learning guitar, the first chords you are likely to encounter are major and minor triads (3 note chords). But once you have a decent grasp of these introductory chords (yes, even F major) what chords should you learn next? Usually, the answer is 7th chords. 7th chords are triads … Read more

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My name's Marty, I've been into guitars for over 30 years. Theacousticguitarist.com is my blog where I write about acoustic guitars, music, and home recording.