The first few months of learning an instrument are the most important. This is the time where students will decide whether they like the instrument and if it’s for them.
Many students begin learning guitar because the music they like has prominent guitar parts. Whether the inspiring artist is Taylor Swift or Metallica, we want to make it easy to learn songs they love. Since all guitar parts come from the same foundation, students only need to learn a few easy chords to get started. They are:
This progression contains the main chords in the key of G. Lots of songs are written in the key of G, so it is a great place to start. Whether the song is in the key of G or needs to be transposed, teaching a student their favorite song with only four chords can incite the emotional connection needed for students to have the motivation to get through the learning curve.
Moosiko offers over 100 song lessons in the key of G by a plethora of artists in over 20 genres, including:
- Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond
- I’m Yours by Jason Mraz
- Happy Birthday
- Blank Space by Taylor Swift
- And many many more…
If you’re interested in Moosiko, click here to request a demo and learn how you can increase engagement with your students with songs they love.