Nick Drake tuning? Open G? Unlock new sounds on your guitar by exploring the 5 alternate tunings that changed acoustic guitar history today!

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Alternate tunings on acoustic guitar can genuinely broaden your sonic vocabulary. If you’re feeling tired out or tired of playing the exact same things, spend some time exploring one of the 5 alternate tunings I offer in this episode of Acoustic Tuesday.

You get a possibility to hear popular tunings like DADGAD and Open D Maj while also finding out how to play on the fretboard with them. With each alternate tuning, I’ll supply some basic chords or choosing patterns that can be utilized with each alternate tuning.

Each one of these alternate tunings can take your guitar playing to locations it has actually never been before. Which’s an advantage! Hearing your instrument make brand-new noises you didn’t believe were possible is genuinely inspirational!

In addition to exploring alternate tunings on acoustic guitar, I likewise wish to show you the inspirational story of a veteran who overcame PTSD by learning to play guitar– oh, and he went on to teach other veterans how to play guitar, too!

Last however not least, you’ll get my roundup of the newest headings in the acoustic guitar world. Today, we’ll take a look at three different YouTube series that are created for guitar geeks of all interests!


00:00 – Intro
01:25 – DADGAD Tuning
05:25 – Open D Maj Tuning
08:46 – Open D Minutes Tuning
12:28 – Open G Tuning
15:45 – Nick Drake Tuning
19:59 – TAC Family Story
23:12 – Acoustic Guitar News