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Lesson 22 (5.3.18) | Online Guitar Tuner

EXERCISES (Use up & down picking for each)

Walk-Ups - 3 notes per string, skipping a fret between each finger.  1st finger on the first note of each string; 4th finger on the third note of each string.  Go up and down, using your second finger for the middle note on one pass, and your third finger for the middle note on the other pass.

Major Scale - starting on fret 5, practice the scale below:

 

SONG 1: "Fifteen" by Taylor Swift

- Continue to tighten up the Em to G/B in the intro, and try to hum along while you play!

 
 

SONG 2: "Breathe" by Taylor Swift

- Capo your guitar on the 6th fret and play with the chords below.

- Hum along with this one as well.

 

SONG 3: "22" by Taylor Swift 

- Focus on the intro and verse!  Play slowly.

 

Lesson 21 (4.19.18) | Online Guitar Tuner

EXERCISES (Use up & down picking for each)

Walk-Ups - 3 notes per string, skipping a fret between each finger.  1st finger on the first note of each string; 4th finger on the third note of each string.  Go up and down, using your second finger for the middle note on one pass, and your third finger for the middle note on the other pass.

Major Scale - starting on fret 5, practice the scale below:

 

SONG 1: "You Belong With Me" by Taylor Swift

- With Vocals

- Capo 3

- Metronome at 120 BPM

 

SONG 2: "Fifteen" by Taylor Swift

- Continue to tighten up the Em to G/B in the intro, and try to hum along while you play!

 

SONG 3: "Sweet Creature" by Harry Styles

- Keep working on memorization! Play the mp3 posted above before tyring to play through it on your own, paying close attention to how many times you go through the picking pattern for each chord.

- Smooth > speed.

 

SONG 4: "Breathe" by Taylor Swift

- Capo your guitar on the 6th fret and play with the chords below.

- Awesome job! Try to hum along with this one as well!

 

SONG 5: "22" by Taylor Swift 

- Focus on the intro and verse!  Play slowly.