Guitar Notation Basics


What are the Right Hand fingers called?

p-thumb i-index m- middle a-ring finger

What are the left hand fingers called?

1-2-3-4 (thumb is not generally used)

What are the values of quaver - crotchet - minim ?

quaver= 1/2 beat – crotchet=1 beat – minim= 2 beats

what is the clef does the guitar use?

the treble clef

What does a time signature tell you?

how many beats in each bar/what type of beats