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Effective chord practice is foundational to becoming a proficient guitarist. Whether you’re strumming along to your favourite songs or composing melodies, mastering chords is key.

Proven Techniques:

  1. Start Slowly: Focus on finger placement and gradually increase speed.
  2. Cycle Through Chords: Transitioning smoothly between chords is essential.
  3. Use a Metronome: Develop rhythm and timing.
  4. Mix it Up: Incorporate various strumming patterns.

The Mental Aspect:

Visualising chord shapes and practicing away from the guitar can be surprisingly effective.

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