Get Started Now. Our chord of the day is an alternate version of D over A (D/A). It’s an alternate version of a normal D chord played with an open A string. In this case both E strings aren’t played and the F-Sharp is brought up from the high E (like in a normal D chord) and played with the 3rd Finger on the D string. It’s a great way to play a D/A in case you’ve popped you
Get Started Now. Playing guitar in time is a fun and rewarding task. While it seems effortless watching a seasoned player strumming away on the guitar, there are many complex actions taking part in this magic: There is continuous counting in your head. Your foot is tapping on the downbeat. Your strumming arm keeps moving like a pendulum. There is synchronizing on chord changes. You are anticipatin
Get Started Now. NYC Student uses guitar as physical therapy to recover from spinal surgery!Josh has taken lessons and classes at NYC Guitar School for the past three and a half years with teachers like Suke, Eliane, Jaime, Aki, Tia, Jon, Bryan, and Vinnie. During that time he has been involved with Voice Lessons, Private Guitar Lessons, the Adult Rock Band Program and even Happy Hour Guitar! ?So,
Get Started Now. Suke Cerulo is a veteran teacher at NYC Guitar School and the author of our Lead Guitar Curriculum! Check out his new album and get the exclusive (below) on how that whole thing went down!
Get Started Now. As the founder of NYC Guitar School, I’ve devoted much of my life to helping adult beginners learn to play and succeed in guitar playing–and the book I wrote for adult beginner guitar players is one of the best selling guitar manuals in the world. ?But although my specialty is teaching adults, as the father of three kids, aged 7-13, I am passionately interested in how
Get Started Now. This chord can be found in Neil Young’s Needle and the Damage Done?and it is almost always followed by an E major. The easiest way to play it, is to play an E major and then just add your pinky on the third string, second fret.
Get Started Now. Austin‘s band Snowmine is blowing up right now with their new self-produced album Dialects.? Visit their website for a sneak peek!? While you’re there, learn how to donate to their fundraising campaign to help support new music from this awesome Brooklyn-based band. Also, check out this interview with Snowmine recently featured in the Village Voice.? They talk about th