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Summary: Printer friendly reference resources for guitar teachers.

Theory development

Printer Friendly Resources for Guitar Teachers

A collection of resources to guide guitar teachers in the order of teaching music theory, along with methods and aids of teaching theory including the CAGED system, the chromatic scale, basic barre chord, harmonising the major and minor scales to triads, jazz chords and modes.

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-  The CAGED system of fretboard orientation
-  Sandwich exercise (Really part 2 of the CAGED system)
-  Pyramid of Guitar Music Theory
-  Understanding the chromatic scale
-  Six basic barre chords
-  Harmonising the major scale
-  Harmonising minor scales
-  Harmonising to produce four-note chords (Sound)
-  7 Steps to teaching Modes (Word Document)

Step-by-step instructions on how to make best use of the materials on this site are detailed in the ebook Fifty Flexible Lesson Plans for teaching guitar.


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