How many chords should one learn in one day

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bigdragon.ana

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I have quite a bit of time to train with my guitar. My question is about the amount of chords one should learn at one time.

At the moment I'm learning A minor, E major C major and G major. for about 15 minutes each. I also learn to change from A minor to E major and vice versa for 15 minutes. The same for C major and G major.

I started learning these chords instead of the easy chords because using the easy chord seems a bit of a waist of time (just my personal opinion).

I just wonder if I'm learning enough chords or else too many chords a day. How do most of you learn your chords.

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I have quite a bit of time to train with my guitar. My question is about the amount of chords one should learn at one time.

At the moment I'm learning A minor, E major C major and G major. for about 15 minutes each. I also learn to change from A minor to E major and vice versa for 15 minutes. The same for C major and G major.

I started learning these chords instead of the easy chords because using the easy chord seems a bit of a waist of time (just my personal opinion).

I just wonder if I'm learning enough chords or else too many chords a day. How do most of you learn your chords.

William MG

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I think the focus should be can you make the chord clean - with one exception: some chords are so difficult that it may take a while to learn them, so its best to put them on your "to do" list and keep coming back to them so you don't stagnate. I am thinking F major, Barre chords and some others.

The only numbers goal I set is when I'm practicing with a metronome. Other than that I dont set a value of how many of this or that I should learn. I just keep learning at a fairly steady pace.

good luck.

"If it sounds cool, it is cool!"

Mike O

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I think the focus should be can you make the chord clean - with one exception: some chords are so difficult that it may take a while to learn them, so its best to put them on your "to do" list and keep coming back to them so you don't stagnate. I am thinking F major, Barre chords and some others.

The only numbers goal I set is when I'm practicing with a metronome. Other than that I dont set a value of how many of this or that I should learn. I just keep learning at a fairly steady pace.

good luck.

"If it sounds cool, it is cool!"

Mike O

Works for me!

bigdragon.ana

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to be honest, they all are on my to do list because I can't play any decently at the moment. I was just wondering if 4 chords isn't too much to start with. Then again, I do make a bit of progress every day so I must be doing something right.

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to be honest, they all are on my to do list because I can't play any decently at the moment. I was just wondering if 4 chords isn't too much to start with. Then again, I do make a bit of progress every day so I must be doing something right.