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 for young players, and this might be best done by the teacher or a more experienced pupil. Fret numbers are given above the notes and string numbers below. A bass part can be improvised quite easily on fret 3 strings 5/6 (or 3/4 on bass guitar), or there is a written out (optional) bass part included.
Two copies are included with chord diagrams for both right-handed and left-handed players, together with an optional teacher’s bass part.
Rock ’n’ Roller Coaster
Part 1 can be played entirely on the first string and part 2 on the second string. A bass part can be played on open strings although a more experienced player could be more adventurous. The more...
These four solo pieces are aimed at young guitarists at around UK grades 1 – 3 standard. The initial idea for them came from the fact that I needed more material to develop my pupils' ability to...