Learn how to use this somewhat painful- yet sweet-sounding chord to dramatic effect
Including open strings in the chords you play is a quick way to expand your sound and stretch out over a wide sonic space
Force yourself out of the same old, familiar position-based patterns and into new, uncharted territory
Hone in on your toolbox and develop gestures and sounds that represent what is unique about you as a guitarist.
Applying this construct to any improvised solo will automatically force you away from playing familiar licks and standard melodic “shapes.”
In this Guitar Basics lesson, Jimmy Brown shows you how to tune your guitar using 5th intervals, otherwise known as power chords.
In this Guitar Basics lesson, Guitar WorldMusic EditorJimmy Brown shows you how to tune a guitar usingunisons and natural harmonics.
In thisGuitar Basicslesson, Jimmy Brown shows you how to tune your guitar to open G.For more of Jimmy's Guitar Basics videos,head here.