Step 6 - All 12 notes Horizontally

In this step, your mission is to play the root note of every chord that appears in the Key Cycle drills below.

  1. Choose a string to practice.
  2. Review the 7 natural notes on that string.
  3. Explore the frets between the natural notes, and think how they can be labeled using both sharps (#) and flats (b)
  4. Practice playing them as the root notes of the chords in the drills below.

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Drill 6a - Key Cycle (slow):

Drill 6b - Key Cycle (medium):

Drill 6c - Key Cycle (fast):