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 out) switches between the second and third strings and first and second positions and is intended for slightly more advanced pupils. Fret numbers are given above the stave and string numbers below.
Two copies are included with chord diagrams for both right-handed and left-handed players, together with an optional teacher’s bass part.
Jam Pot Jam
This should be played at a steady pace and provides an opportunity for young players to move around the fretboard without too great a challenge. Moving between the chords of C and G can be tricky...
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...