Tag Archives: Chords

Name That Chord, Chimp!

So, by now most of you have seen the chimp holding its fingers in the F Major 7 chord position, right? If not, the photo has been doing the rounds on Facebook this week and currently has 1,298 shares, and … Continue reading

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Rockin’ All Over The Web – Google pay tribute to Les Paul with interactive doodle

Yesterday Google commemorated the 96th birthday of the legendary guitarist, inventor and musical pioneer, Les Paul with a quirky Google Doodle on the homepage of their http://www.google.com website. News of the doodle spread quickly and blog posts popped up from … Continue reading

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Honorary Google Doodle Marks Les Paul’s 96th Birthday

Google have long been known for their quirky search engine doodles to commemorate historic dates or people – see this video montage of the best of them here, incl. Leonardo Da Vinci, Sherlock Holmes and aliens to name just a … Continue reading

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The E A D G C F Tuning For Guitar | An Introductory Guide

The guys over at Jam Track Central recently interviewed Alex Hutchings, a long time collaborator with JTC and a great jazz/rock/fusion guitarist from the UK, who is local to the South West and I have seen him play in Bath … Continue reading

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CAGED System: Chords

This post is for my students at the City of Bath College. The CAGED system is a very useful way to find your way around the fretboard. The system uses the five main chord shapes played in the open position – … Continue reading

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Funky Chords

This post is for my students at the City of Bath College. Work these chords into your rearrangement of ‘All Funked Up’. Major Funky Chords Chord spelling: R 3 5 6 7 9 11 13 Minor Funky Chords Chord spelling: R … Continue reading

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