This Book 2 is a continuity of “Strum ‘N’ Sing-A-Long Book 1”. In this book, we will concentrate on two full bar chord formation and two ½ bar chord formation.
This book is divided into four parts:
Part One: E Formation (Full Bar) Study and 4/4 Time Signature Explaination
Part Two: E Formation (1/2 Bar) Study and 6/8 Time Signature Explaination
Part Three: A Formation (Full Bar) Study and ¾ Time Signature Explaination
Part Four: A Formation (1/2 Bar) Study
Basically, all the open chords learnt in Book 1 can be transformed into movable bar chords in one form or the other. Bar chords are quite difficult to press initially, however with much patience and practice it can be overcome. With the knowledge of bar chord formation you will be able to play chords at any fret on the guitar fingerboard. In addition to that, you will have over a hundred chords in your own chord vocabulary, so try your best in mastering bar chords.
This book also cover basic keyboard harmony applied to guitar fretboard harmony. In addition, we will cover more strumming and plucking rhythms. Besides being a tutor book that has many songs for rhythms practice, it can also be a song book by itself.