A Froggy Day
This is an opportunity to introduce your pupils to the ‘slap’ ie. pulling the string away from the fret board so that it slaps back against it when released. Also there is a little bit of leaping about as they have to use fret 12. Lines 2 and 3 are best played in second position. Fret numbers are given above the notes and string numbers below.
Two copies are included with chord diagrams for both right-handed and left-handed players.
Once your pupils have mastered the scale of G major on strings 1 – 3, this is a great piece for practising moving up and down the scale. It also reinforces the basic note values of semibreve (whole...
This piece with two guitar parts has a bit of a Latin feel. The melody can be played in first or second position and switches between first and second strings. The second part (which can be left...