Carter-Style Guitar Basics: The Fundamentals of Carter-Style Guitar
As guitarist for the Carter Family, Maybelle Carter pioneered the boom-chuck approach to rhythm guitar. Download this helpful guide to become familiar with the most basic elements of the style.
- Learn how to pluck a single root note on beat one of a measure and follow it with the other notes of a chord on the subsequent beats.
- Master this exercise (and more) in the keys of G, C, and D.
- Includes 6 minutes of video.
By David Surette