Guitar Lessons

Guitar 101

chromatic scale

The chromatic scale is a scale in which every note is hit..keep in mind you will be using 12 half steps or what’s referred to as semi-tones. . Interestly enough, looking at the word chromatic, chroma comes from the Greek word for color. This scale will create dexterity and accuracy, when played. Below are some exercises to help learn this scale.

Let’s start with the low E string on the 6th string. Go ahead and hit..
E-F-F#-G-G#-A-A#-B-C-C#-D-D#

Now let’s look at the A string on the 5th string.
A-A#-B-C-C#-D-D#-E-F-F#-G-G#-A

Try this on every string.

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December 31, 2011 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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