Guitar Chord Progressions Lessons

How to put chords together and play songs

chord progressions tutorials This section unveils the secrets of why some chords play well together . Learn the most used chord sequences, and how to tweak them to create new ideas and unique songs. You'll learn about secondary dominants, borrowed chords, key modulation, and a magic tool called the Circle Of Fifths , an ingenious device that embeds all the music theory you need.

For better understanding chord progressions, be sure to download the Chords in Keys reference pdf from your download area.

#1 The Most Common Chord Progressions and how to tweak them

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This lesson focuses on the most common chord progressions: learn how to use them and how to tweak them with modulation, borrowed chords and secondary dominants. Read article

#2 Time Signature and Meters: a beginner guide

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This tutorial will give you an overview of the most common time signatures and how to count measure meters.. Read article

#3 Unusual chords progressions

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In this Questions & Answers post 11 guitar teachers share their favorite unusual chord progressions. You'll learn new chord sequences that will make your song more interesting.. Read article

#4 The Nashville Number System

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This article shows you how the Nashville Number System works. This is a useful trick for denoting chord progressions, transposing songs, improvisation, that you can learn easily and fastly.. Read article

#5 Songs with the same chord progression

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In this article you'll learn how to play a number of songs with the same chord progressions. Learn the most common chord progressions composed of four easy guitar chords.. Read article

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