Good Ways to Read Guitar Tabs


Musicians like guitarists, drummers and other instrument players play the music by reading tabs. These tabs or tablatures are used to write the music on a paper. You may have seen a live performance of any music group in which all the instrument players would have been playing music according to music characters written on the paper. These tabs provide musicians a direction according to which they play the music. If you are a newbie and you have never learnt music, then you can learn music quickly with the help of tabs. It will be really beneficial for you, if you take guitar lessons by learning guitar tabs. The way of reading guitar tabs is mentioned below.

Know the structure

The guitar has six strings and the tablatures are mentioned in lines with respect to the each string of the guitar. The thickest string located at the bottom line is represented by E and the thinnest string located at the top line is represented by e. In starting you need to learn how to place the numbers over these lines to place finger’s position. Continue reading →