Guitar Theory Lesson Index



Guitar Theory: Infographics and Introductory Material

How To Write A Hit Song In 3 Easy Steps

Guitar Theory: Beginner Lessons

Lesson 1: Numbering The Guitar Strings
Lesson 2: How To Memorise The Notes On The Guitar Fretboard
Lesson 3: Basic Guitar Chords For Beginners
Lesson 4: The CAGED Chord Pattern
Lesson 5: Moveable Chords Part 1: Major and Minor Chords
Lesson 6: Five Fret Pattern
Lesson 7: Scale Formulas

Guitar Theory: Intermediate Lessons

Lesson 8: The BEAD-GCF Pattern
Lesson 9: The Circle of 4ths and 5ths
Lesson 10: Chord Progression Library
Lesson 11: Standard Music Notation For The Guitar
Lesson 12: 6th and 7th Chords
Lesson 13: Improvising With Relative Major and Minor Scales
Lesson 14: Extended Pentatonic Scale Patterns

Guitar Theory: Video Lessons

GTR001: How To Learn All The Notes On The Guitar Fretboard
GTR002: The CAGED System Or The CAGED Chord Pattern
GTR003: The Five Fret Pattern
GTR004: How to find all the chords and triads in a Major key

Guitar Theory: Presentations

The 3 Mistakes Guitar Players Make When Trying To Learn Theory And How to Avoid Them
Circle of 4ths and 5ths – Part 1: What Is It?
Circle of 4ths and 5ths – Part 2: How To Memorise It
Circle of 4ths and 5ths – Part 3: Major Scales and Key Signatures
Circle of 4ths and 5ths – Part 4: Harmonising the Scale

Ear Training Exercises

Ear Training 000: Tune Your Guitar (Standard Tuning E)
Ear Training 001: Ascending Examples Of Intervals In Well Known Melodies
Ear Training 002: Intervals of the Major scale, 0 – 2, 0 – 4, 0 – 5, 0 – 7, 0 – 9, 0 – 11 and 0 – 12
Ear Training 003: Intervals of the Major scale, 0 – 2, 0 – 4, 0 – 5, 0 – 7, 0 – 9, 0 – 11 and 0 – 12 ascending from random root notes.
Ear Training 004: The intervals 0 – 1, 0 – 3, 0 – 6, 0 – 8 and 0 – 10. Minor Intervals
Ear Training 005: Intervals 0 – 1, 0 – 3, 0 – 6, 0 – 8 and 10 ascending from random root notes
Ear Training 006: All intervals in random order ascending from a fixed root note
Ear Training 007: All intervals in random order ascending from different root notes
Ear Training 008: Dyads of the Major Scale

Guitar Theory: External Articles

Guitar Theory Revolution Part 1: How To Learn The Guitar Notes For Beginners
Guitar Theory Revolution Part 2: The Five Fret Pattern
Guitar Theory Revolution Part 3: The CAGED Pattern