Free Latin Chord E-Book

If you are interested in Latin Jazz chords as they relate to popular Latin tunes then this book will serve as a great introduction. This e-book will cover: The basics of chord construction, Extended chords, chord patterns, a chord dictionary of all the major latin jazz chords, some practice chord progressions. Included are also 5 […]

Major 7th Chords

Here are the main major chord shapes you can play on the guitar: Root 6 (Tonic on the 6th String) [wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””] Root 5 (Tonic on the 5th String) [/wpcol_1half] [wpcol_1half_end id=”” class=”” style=””]Root 4 (Tonic on the 4th String) [/wpcol_1half_end] There are other major type chords with can often also be used […]

The Phrygian Mode – How to use this Flamenco Guitar Mode

The Phrygian mode is one of the main flamenco modes. It basically consists of the notes of the A minor scale starting on E. To add tension I also play G# on the 3rd string. This is very common in Spanish guitar. What are modes?   A scale will generally consist of seven notes. There […]