Fretboard Skills

FRETBOARD SKILLS

Knowing where ‘things are’ on the guitar

In this page you’ll find all the information you need to develop good fretboard skills. By working through the topics of this section you’ll be able to cover all the chords, scales and arpeggios in any key anywhere on the guitar.

CAGED

In this page you’ll find all the information to understand the CAGED system. The CAGED system is the foundation of fretboard knowledge so have a look at this if you’re trying to understand how the guitar works.

CHORDS

In this page you’ll find some chords for beginners, intermediate and advanced players.

SCALES

In this page you’ll find all the scales you need to know. Major & Minor Pentatonic, Blues & Country, Major, Minor, Harmonic Minor, Melodic Minor, Augmented and Diminished scales using the CAGED System, 3-note-per-string and position playing (Berklee).

ARPEGGIOS

In this page you’ll find all the most important arpeggios using the CAGED system.