Open Major Chord ExerciseThese open chord drills are a great way to get faster at switching from chord to chord. Look at these exercises and speed drills for open chords. Its also an awesome way to really memorize each chord, and help you build technique. START SLOW, allow yourself the time to really learn ands connect each chord. the drill moves in order starting with C, then D, E F G A B and then Back to C. The two bar chords will take a bit more work getting each note to ring. You could even play them as power chords to keep you moving, then add the other strings in as you improve.
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