Get Started Now. With two open string juxtaposing the high notes, this is a beautiful sounding chord. Now you can’t just go subbing it out for an A7 just willy nilly. It doesn’t always work. You’ll know when it’s time. P.S. The 4th finger is optional. It’s lovely with an open E as well. P.S.S. Follow us on instagram and get your chord of the week delivered!
Get Started Now. When I was nominated to be the singer and front man of my 7th grade band I knew I would have to step up very quickly. I had only been playing guitar for a week or so and I had never sang anything. Since we only had one original song, I decided to start singing with a classic Pearl Jam track called “Elderly Woman Behind a Counter in a Small Town.” In retrospect, that wa
Get Started Now. Here’s what’s new with NYCGS Online: A More User Friendly Song Library ?Now you can organize our charts by level or by title! Looking for a good song for the level you’re at? Just click the “songs” button and then click “by level” at the top of the list. You can now scroll over each song and it will tell you what class it’s from.
Get Started Now. Do you follow NYC Guitar School on Facebook, Twitter or Youtube? 1. Thank you! You are the reason we get out of bed in the morning! 2. We’ve come to realize that it doesn’t make sense to have separate facebook pages for NYC, Brooklyn, Queens and Upper East Side. There is so much amazing stuff going on all over NYC and we want everyone to know about everything so…
Get Started Now. Leigh Celentano started out in the Absolute Beginner guitar class and is now living her dream of playing in a band! Read on to hear about her journey as a guitar player… When did you first start playing guitar, and what made you decide to pick it up? I started playing guitar about 5 years ago (shout out to the Absolute Beginner class at NYCGS!). I wanted to play the drums wh
Get Started Now. We have exciting news!! This is our first ever guitar intensive for adults and we have officially confirmed our guest seminar teacher for the camp. Alex Skolnick, the lead guitarist of well-known metal band Testament (and a jazz guitar enthusiast) will be teaching a guitar seminar as part of the program! We have also confirmed Arlene’s Grocery as the venue for the final conc
Get Started Now. Once again, hundreds of guitarists invaded Union Square on the longest day of the year to celebrate music, summer, and fun! The Spanish Channel kicked off the party! Guitar World, Guitar Mash, and Guitar Center co-hosted…and we had a guest appearance from members of Judas Priestess. ROCK. The massive jam was truly the highlight of the day. We saw old friends and made new one