This is video eleven in the Rhythm Guitar Quick-Start Series. This lesson covers some dynamic tips to help you dress up your strumming patterns. Playing the basic strumming patterns from lesson nine is great, but these tips will take things to a whole new level.
You'll learn how to use single bass notes as well as muted strums to enhance any strumming patterns you already play. Just make sure you continue to focus on your timing and feel as you incorporate these ideas into your strumming.
These rhythm guitar lessons are essential for guitarists interested in playing popular songs, jamming with friends, or even performing live music. It doesn’t matter if you play acoustic guitar or electric guitar - the lessons apply equally to both.
You’ll learn how to play power chords, how to use power chords, how to play bar chords, major bar chord shapes, minor bar chord shapes, common chord progressions, how to play open chords, essential strumming patterns, how to develop timing and feel, and dynamic strumming tips.