Music Gone Public is the new DVD by acoustic guitar genius Tommy Emmanuel.
One of the true greats of acoustic guitar, Tommy Emmanuel – as well as being a virtuoso player – is also a terrific showman. (Watch the clip below to see what we mean!) Now you can experience his genius in the comfort of your own front room! Continue reading
A list of the best jazz guitar albums ever recorded. We bring you a collection of essential albums by such luminaries as Reinhardt, Hall, Montgomery, Metheny and many other jazz guitar greats.
We couldn’t keep it to a top ten, and could quite easily have added more. However, the fifteen albums listed below represent for us the pinnacle of recorded jazz guitar.
The albums included in this list cover a wide range of styles; from laid-back jazz-funk to uplifting gypsy jazz. They are timeless recordings, sounding as fresh and inventive today as they did the day they were made. Continue reading
This page contains bebop scale guitar tab, fingerboard diagrams, notation and information. Using these you’ll be able to play all of the forms of this useful scale – all over the neck. Continue reading
On this page we set out to find the best guitar tuner pedal of 2016. We compare pedals by leading brands and let you know which guitar tuner pedal we’d choose. Continue reading
There are literally thousands of jazz guitar chords, but don’t worry: you don’t have to learn them all to start playing jazz.
On this page we’ll show you how jazz guitarists play many types of chord. We’ll start simple, then hit you with some complex ‘altered’ shapes. Continue reading
Learn how to play chords on guitar with this complete guide for beginners.
In this lesson you’ll learn how to strum guitar chords. Audio examples have been provided so that you can hear how the chords sound when being strummed.
The Gypsy Scale produces a rather beautiful, exotic sound that is seldom heard in western music. On this page you’ll learn how to play the Gypsy scale on guitar (with notation, tab and fretboard diagrams), and you’ll also find out about some similar scales. Continue reading
F# Chord Guitar finger position charts, diagrams and photos. This lesson shows you how to play an F sharp major chord on your guitar.
(Note: in this lesson, the hash symbol (#) refers to the musical ‘sharp’ sign.)
Diminished arpeggios can be used by guitarists in any style of music, but they are particularly popular among jazz and metal guitarists.
In this lesson we show you how to play diminished arpeggios. We have also provided example diminished licks in jazz and metal styles. By playing these you’ll be able to hear how the arpeggios sound in a musical setting. Continue reading
On this page you’ll find Mixolydian scale guitar tab, fretboard diagrams and information. We’ll show you how to play a Mixolydian scale on guitar, and what a Mixolydian scale actually is.