Exploring Alternate Tunings on Acoustic Guitar
Part 2 - Exploring the unknown (advantages and other aspects of alternate tunings)
When using fairly exotic tunings you are going to be abandoning all the accustomed chord shapes and scales you are used to. While you will obviously still be able to play them on the same frets it may not sound very good. (e.g. the 'A' minor chord shape will sound very dissonant when played in Open C).
Therefore, you now have to use your ear to…Read more