Video: Worship Guitar Lesson – Using Add9 and 5 Chords to Add Strength and Beauty


Here’s a sample lesson from one of our partners, Musicademy: Intermediate Acoustic Worship Guitar Course:

There are three Intermediate Acoustic guitar in worship dvds in the box set representing a years’ worth of learning over seven hours of instruction.

You will learn:

* Over 60 new substitute chord shapes in keys G,C,D,A,E and B
* How to build strumming patterns around the groove + 35 usable patterns
* 18 finger style and 30 strumming technique ideas
* 10 licks in the style of James Taylor, John Mayer and John Martyn
* 12 unique exercises to help you master Travis picking – great for hymns!
* Tricks for playing any open chord in B without barre chords or capo!
* Use 10ths and 6ths to play alternative acoustic chord voicings up the neck
* Use “5″ and add9 chords for power and beauty
* Find four different capo positions for all 12 keys
* Play barre chords without the pain!
* Understand Nashville numbering to transpose easily into any key


* Daily practice backing tracks
* How to use high strung and baritone guitars in worship
* Acoustic guitar buyers guide

Written by Musicademy who were recently voted the Number 1 worship resource site by Worship Leader Magazine.

Musicademy provides internationally acclaimed training DVDs teaching worship-focused guitar, vocals, keyboard, bass, drums and orchestral instruments to church based musicians at beginner to advanced levels.

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