Queen Crazy Little Thing Called Love Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" by Queen with this free guitar lesson. Written by Freddie Mercury in 1979, this song peaked the charts at number two in the UK and number one in the USA. It is from the album "The Game" released in 1980. Read more about this song over at Wikipedia.   This song is relatively easy to play. You will need to know the following … [Read more...]

Guitar Chords In The Key of C Major

So you would like to know what chords are in the key of C Major?  Learning about the keys of music  is a very important area of study for musicians, especially for those of you who may be interested in playing with other musicians.  It will come in very handy when you have the ability to automatically play in any key. I hope to make a whole series of posts on this topic starting with the Key of … [Read more...]

Advanced Guitar Chord – Learn To Play G9

Advanced Guitar Chord Lesson - G9 The G9 Guitar Chord (also known as G9th, G dominant ninth) is found in the G Major Scale: G A B C D E F# G. It is made up of the 1, 3, 5, b7 and 9. of this scale. Meaning the notes G, B, D, F and A G9 Chord notes: G, B, D, F and A If you refer to the chord charts  below, you will see how to finger this chord.  This is not an easy guitar chord to … [Read more...]

Am9 Guitar Chord Lesson for the Beginner

Learn how to play the Am9 guitar chord (also known as A minor 9, A Minor 9th) with this free beginner chord lesson. This lesson will cover a very simple way to play the A Minor 9 chord.  There are other ways to play this chord, but I wanted to introduce the easiest way so you will be able to play this beautiful, jazzy sounding chord. The A Minor 9  Chord  is found by locating the 1, b3, 5 , b7, … [Read more...]

Jeff Buckley Hallelujah Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the song "Hallelujah" by Jeff Buckley with this free guitar lesson.   This song was actually written by Leonard Cohen, but was made famous by Jeff Buckley.   Jeff's version was recorded for his 1994 debut album "Grace" and has been called one of the most beautiful songs ever recorded.  Unfortunately, Jeff did not survive to see how popular his interpretation of this song has … [Read more...]

Guitar Chord Lesson – Learn How To Play the Fmaj9 Chord

The F Major 9 guitar chord (also known as F Major Ninth, FMaj9 or F Major 9th), is a beautiful dreamy sounding chord that is often used in jazz guitar.   The F Major 9th Chord is found by locating the 1, 2, 3 , 5 and 7 positions (F, G, A, C and E) of the F Major Scale: F G A Bb C D E F. The chord chart below demonstrates how to play the FMaj9 Chord. Here is a key that will help you … [Read more...]

Advanced Guitar Chord – Learn To Play Dm9

The Dm9 ( also known as D Minor 9, D Minor Ninth, D Minor 9th) is a beautiful sounding chord and often used in jazz guitar. The Dm9 chord is found in the D Major Scale: D, E, F#, G, A, B, and C#. It is made up of the 1, b3, 5, b7, 9 of this scale. D Minor 9 Chord notes: D, F, A, C and E I have included two different versions of this chord in chord charts below.  This is not an easy … [Read more...]

Advanced Guitar Chord – Learn To Play Cmaj9

The C Major 9 Guitar Chord (also known as C Major 9th, CMaj9) is a beautiful, dreamy sounding chord. It is often used in Jazz Guitar. The C Major 9 Chord is found by locating the 1,  3 , 5, 7  and 9 positions (C, E, G, B and D) of the C Major Scale: C D E F G A B C. The Guitar Chord Chart Diagram Below Will Further Demonstrate How To Play This Chord.... Here is a key that will help … [Read more...]

Advanced Guitar Chord – Ab/G# Major

Learn how to play the Ab/G# Major Guitar Chord with this free guitar lesson. This chord is found by locating the 1, 3 and 5 (Ab, C, and Eb) of the Ab Major Guitar Scale: Ab, Bb, C, Db, Eb, F and G. This is an advanced chord and rather challenging if you are just beginning.  I have included 4 different versions of this chord below in the chord charts.  The very last version is the easiest of … [Read more...]

Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising Guitar Lesson

Learn how to play the easy acoustic guitar song "Bad Moon Rising" by Creedence Clearwater Revival with this easy guitar lesson. This song was released back in 1969 by CCR and was written by John Fogerty. It was a popular single from their album "Green River". This song reached #2 on the Billbaord Hot 100 Singles Chart and reached #1 on the UK Singles Chart. You can learn more about this song over … [Read more...]