Guitar chops

The following exercises are destined to improve your technique as a guitar player.

The examples are divided in five chapters and they come in two shapes: as Sibelius Scorch - .sib web page where you can also listen in MIDI to the exercise (besides seeing or printing it) and in jpeg - .gif format for those who don't want to download the Scorch software.


Simple Arpeggios
Arpeggio 1.gif
Arpeggio 2.gif
Arpeggio 3.gif
Arpeggio 4.gif
Arpeggio 5.gif
Arpeggio 6.gif
Arpeggio 7.gif
Capriccio nr. 5.gif

In Diatonic Scales
Scales 1.gif
Scales 2.gif
Scales 3.gif
Scales 4.gif
Scales 5.gif
Scales 6.gif
Scales 7.gif

In the Chromatic Scale
Chromatic 1.gif
Chromatic 2.gif
Chromatic 3.gif
Chromatic 4.gif
The Flight of the Bumblebee.gif

Tapped Arpeggios
Tapped Arpeggio 1.gif
Tapped Arpeggio 2.gif
Tapped Arpeggio 3.gif
Tapped Arpeggio 4.gif
Tapped Arpeggio 5.gif
Tapped Arpeggio 6.gif

Extended Arpeggios
Extended Arpeggio 1.gif
Extended Arpeggio 2.gif
Extended Arpeggio 3.gif
Extended Arpeggio 4.gif
Extended Arpeggio 5.gif
Extended Arpeggio 6.gif

Practice the exercises in a slow tempo at first and increase the speed gradually until you master them.
1 - index; 2 - middle; 3 - ring; 4 - small.