GCH Guitar Academy  eBooks

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Why are there 24 eBooks ?
This is unit one and two of the GCH Guitar Academy course, or 2 years worth of lessons in e-book (PDF) format. The lessons are broken down into months, 12 months for year one and 12 months for year 2, this is why there are 24 eBook's

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UNIT ONE
contents

 

 

electric fender stratacaster style guitar and acoustic western style guitar

 

how t0 choose and hold a pick, plectrum

 

simple open chord guitar tune, Live Forever by Oasis

 

how to read tablature, tab

 

tablature tune - Crockets theme

Month One

Week one
Open Chords
exercises
She’ll be coming ‘round the mountain - traditional
Hey Jude – the Beatles
Week two
Amazing Grace – traditional gospel
G major scale
Week three
Live forever - Oasis
G minor natural
Week Four
Candle in the wind – Elton John
G minor pentatonic


Month Two

Week one
F Half barre chords
exercises
Free Bird – Lynard Skynard
G Mixolydian scale
Week two
G minor Natural
First position barre chords
Exercises
Week three
Here comes the rain - Eurythmics
Full blues scale
Week four
Revise scales
Half barres to barres
Maggie may – Rod Stewart


Month Three

Week one
Second position half barres
Exercises
Nights in white satin – Justin Hayward
Week two

‘A’ rooted chords
sharps and flats
Second position barres
Exercises
Week three
Combine first and second positions
exercises
Rent – The Pet shop boys
Week four
Basic blues chords
Exercises
Yesterday – The Beatles


Month Four

Week one
Chord theory One
Tablature
Exercises
Week two
Exercises
Basic blues
Week three
Paint it Back – The Rolling stones
Revise blues scale and in A
Week four
Crockett’s theme electric – Jam Hammer
Crockett’s theme acoustic – Jam Hammer


Month Five

Week one
Repeats
Hey Jude (with basic rhythm) – The Beatles
Week two
Exercises
Who is like thee o Lord – Jewish Folk
Week three
About a Girl - Nirvana
Week four
Chord theory two
Space oddity – David bowie


Month Six

Week one
Rock exercises
Rock and grunge techniques
Week two
Rock exercises
Smoke on the water – Deep Purple
Week three
Livin’ on a prayer – Bon Jovi
Grunge Punk exercises
Week four
Smells like teen spirit - Nirvana


Month Seven

Week one
Country exercises
Week two
I walk the line – Johnny Cash
Week three
Reggae exercises
Week four
I shot the sheriff – Bob Marley
Review of techniques
exercises


Month Eight

Week one
Blues exercises
Week two
Steam roller – James Taylor
Week three
Blues scale exercise
Week four
Improvisation


Month Nine

Week one
Finger picking basics
Exercises PIMI
Picking Duet
Week two
Rain – Sad Fantasy
Week three
Introduce the annular finger
Exercises
Nights in white satin – Justin Hayward
Week four
Alternating bass line
Exercises
Everybody hurts - REM


Month Ten

Week one
Alternating bass line exercise
Susan’s song – Sad Fantasy
Week two
Exercise
House of the rising sun – The Animals
Week three
Blocking exercises
Week four
4/4 time exercises
Nowhere man – The Beatles


Month Eleven

Week one
Fifth chord theory
exercises
slurs
Week two
Hammering on
Paranoid – Black Sabbath
Week three
Pulling off
Manic depression – Jimi Hendrix
Picking directions
Week four
Zombie – The Cranberries


Month Twelve

Week one
Reading rhythm
exercises
time signatures
Week two
Bends
House of the Rising Sun (Lead)
Summer time (lead)
Staccato and mutes
Week three
Wonderful tonight – Eric Clapton
Week four
Wonderful land – The Shadows

UNIT TWO
contents

Six months finger picking style
and
six months plectrum style

eBook front cover , GCH Guitar Academy logo

how to finger pick

finger picking tablature, tab

key signatures and the guitar

more complex tablature, tab

guitar scales and modes

Month One

Week one
Finger picking revision
Snowfall – Sad fantasy
Week two
¾ time picking
Week three
Major scale
key Signatures
Major scale improvisation
Week Four
Moving bass lines
Only you – Vince Clark


Month Two

Week one
Four/four time Exercises
Every Breath you take – The police
Week two
More four/four time Exercises
Week three
Half bars
Unit one revision
Week four
Across the Lines – Tracy Chapman
Mr. Tambourine Man – Bob Dylan


Month Three

Week one
Triplet group exercises
Foreclosure of a dream - Megadeth
Week two
Pinching exercises
Week three and four
Silent night
Away in a manger
The first Noel
Minuet


Month Four

Week one
Blocking revision
Blocking exercises
Week two
The jazz man
Week three
316
Week four
Gymnopedia


Month Five

Week one
Vincent
Week two
Two finger patterns
exercises
Week three
Spanish study
Week four
Allegro


Month Six

Week one
Street Spirit
Week two
Green sleeves
Week three
Romanza
Week four
Stairway to heaven


Month Seven

Week one
revise how to use a plectrum
3 blues scales
exercises
Week two
Revise techniques
Hammers ons, pull offs, slides, bends, palm muting, staccato
Apache
Week three
Fifth chord theory
exercises
Lithium
Week Four
No woman no cry
Talking about a revolution


Month Eight

Week one
Riffs
Day tripper
The man who sold the world
Week two
Percussive strumming (clicks)
exercises
Revise Smells like teen spirit
Week three
Spaceman
Week Four
modes
Inside


Month Nine

Week one
Using plectrum directions
Plectrum exercises
Week two
Walk Don’t run
Week three
Plectrum arpeggiation
House of the rising sun
Week Four
We are the champions
Don’t’ cry


Month Ten

Week one
Repeats two
Plectrum exercises
I’ll be missing you
Week two
Relative minor scales
Shuffle exercises
Week three
Plectrum exercises
Purple Haze
Week Four
The man who sold the world


Month eleven

Week one
Three chord tricks
Exercises
Twelve bar blues
Week two
Revise the basic blues
I feel fine
Week three
Revise Bends
Johnny B Goode
Improvisation
Week Four
Bend accuracy
Knocking on heavens door


Month twelve

Week one
Pull off revision
Classical pull 0ff
Week two
Hey Joe
Improvising using major and minor scales
Week three
Speeding up exercises
Excerpt from Pagininis’ 5th Caprice
Week Four
Bohemian rhapsody
Fade to black (intro)

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Templates (blank tab, chord sheets etc.)
The e-book of theory

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