John Newman – Cheating Chords

Download the capo free version here: John Newman – Cheating (Bm Version) Download the bar-chord free version here: John Newman – Cheating (Easy Version) This song was brought to me by two of my younger students, 8 year old Bodie and Louis. We looked at it with the capo on fret 2, using simplified partial… Continue reading John Newman – Cheating Chords

Music Teacher’s Helper Review

If you want an easy way to manage your music teaching studio, Music Teacher’s Helper is a brilliant tool! The main ways in which I use it are for keeping track of income and expenses, keeping records of what students have done in lessons, sending out lesson reminders, and getting statistical reports on studio finances.… Continue reading Music Teacher’s Helper Review

Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here Chords

Download here: Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd’s Wish You Were Here is a great song for working on mixing up picking individual notes with full chord strumming. The chords are fairly basic, the main challenge being the D/F# chord. Slash Chords With slash chords, the note after the slash (/) is… Continue reading Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here Chords

Fantastic Resource for Guitarists

DS Music have put up a very useful free resource page for guitar and reading music. There are well laid out sheets on reading standard notation and tab, as well as a host of useful guitar fretboard chords and scales (useful for both students and teachers of guitar). For beginners, you can find, amongst other tools:… Continue reading Fantastic Resource for Guitarists

Simon & Garfunkel – I Am A Rock Chords

Download here: Simon & Garfunkel – I Am A Rock I Am A Rock is a great tune for practicing your B minors (it’s a bar chord both on guitar and on ukulele). It’s a little tricky, as you only have two beats each on Am and Bm, so it’s worth drilling that chord change… Continue reading Simon & Garfunkel – I Am A Rock Chords