C#m A E B Chord Progression is a free acoustic guitar lesson by Peter Vogl. You will learn a common chord progression, some chord colors/substitutes, and two strum patterns. Peter will start by teaching you the basic positions of the C#m, A, E, and B chords. Next, you will learn chords substitutions that can be used for the A and B chords. Peter will also give you tips on how to switch between the chords smoothly and quickly. You will then learn two different strum patterns you can use with this progression. To learn more about chord subs, check out Peter's E Color Chords premium lesson.
Let's start by reviewing the chords used in this progression (Printable Tab)
Here are the charts for our chord substitutions
Here is the first strum pattern
Now here is the second pattern that we will play with this progression
E Color Chords by Peter Vogl is a downloadable Quicktime video lesson covering how to play color chords or chord substitutions. In this video we'll cover some of Peter's favorite chord subs in the key of E. In every key there are favorite shapes that players use and some work better in one key than others. We'll cover the chords themselves and also logical progressions from one chord to the next. Included in the download is a .pdf with chord charts for over 50 chords.
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