Practicing chords as part of your practice routine is important. You’re missing out if all you do is work on scales, improvisation, and repertoire. One way I practice chords is to harmonize a melody in a strict chord-per-note fashion. Here is an example of what I mean.

 

You can view the sheet music for the arrangement if you’d like to give it a try.

Oh Come Emmanuel – Sheet Music with Guitar Chord grids


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Joseph Miller is a polymath working in music and sound mediums. He contracts with companies from around the world, on projects big and small, from an studio filled with wild and wonderful sound making devices and acoustic musical instruments.

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