Chord Yoga library

Chord Yoga – chakra moves for your guitar; how to apply music theory knowledge with a practical twist.

Unlock pathways to fretboard fluency and creativity by combining comprehensive guitar methods from jazz to neo soul – the abstract – with the concretetranscriptions of seminal solo guitar performances.

Gain insight into musical ideas and concepts of contemporary players like Bill Frisell, Arianna Powell, Tim Lerch, Adam Levy […], and check out legends like Roy Buchanan, Jimmy Wyble, Jim Hall, Joe Pass and Spanky Alford – whose contributions to music shaped today’s sounds.

Learn how to apply harmonization techniques of the great composers of American popular music on the guitar: Charles Mingus, Antônio Carlos Jobim and George Gershwin.

Methods | Transcriptions | Lessons

Bob Dylans’ “A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall.” Frisell’s Telecaster is heavily modified:
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Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come,” a tune Frisell first covered for his 2008 album, 'History, Mystery.'
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“Playing solo is always a challenge,” Frisell says. “For me, music has all along been so much about playing with
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Julian Lage, live at National Sawdust in Brooklyn on June 28, 2017, performing “Study for Electric Guitar”.
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Arranging for Solo Guitar 'in a nutshell': analysis / learning methods and (re)harmonization concepts
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Looking for fresh ideas? A quick peek into concepts for harmonizing, substituting and new voicing ideas. Comes with the etude
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A comprehensive overview on arpeggios, scales and harmonies and how to use them musically to further your creativity on the
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A compact overview and application of essential chord progressions, rhythms, melodic fills and a deeper look into rhythmic/percussive guitar techniques:
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This etude, inspired by the SongSquad tune "Seven" by Justus West, is a hip tool to review a couple of
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