Guitar Lesson Two  Developing rhythms – introducing half notes and quarter notes

Playing quarter notes

In a bar of common time, containing only quarter notes, the guitar will be struck four times.

Practise playing quarter notes using the example below. The exercise uses a bar of A5 and a bar of G5. Count out loud and consistently, and use the multimedia files as always to support you.

Exercise 3

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