Paul Waring - Guitar & Bass Tuition, Repairs, Setups & Customisations


This area of my website features all of the information that I use in the course of my guitar lessons.

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Chord Sheet 1 (Cs01) - Open position chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 2 (Cs02) - Basic barre chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 3 (Cs03) - Major seventh and suspended fourth barre chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 4 (Cs04) - 9, m9, Maj(add 9), Min(add 9), 6/9, and 7(#9) chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 5 (Cs05) - Chord Inversions. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 6 (Cs06) - Augmented, 7(#5), Diminished, m7(b5) and 7(b5) chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 7 (Cs07) - 7(b9), m7(#5), maj9, maj13 and 9(b5) chords. View in PDF format

Chord Sheet 8 (Cs08) - 11, m11, 13 & m13 chords. View in PDF format

Chord Progressions (Cp01) - Basic chord progressions. View in PDF format


Scale Exercises 1 (Se01) - Scale Exercises. View in PDF format

Scale Sheet 1 (Ss01) - Scales of G Major and C Major (two octaves with tab). View in PDF format

Scale Sheet 2 (Ss02) - Scales of G Minor and C Minor (two octaves with tab). View in PDF format

Minor Pentatonic (Ss03) - The Minor Pentatonic scale. View in PDF format

More Scales (Ss04) - More Major, Minor and Pentatonic scales. View in PDF format

Modes (Ss05) - Modal scales. View in PDF format

Yet More Scales (Ss06) - Yet more scales. View in PDF format

Diminished Scales (Ss07) - Diminished and Whole Tone Scales. View in PDF format

Mode Table (Ss08) - Table of Modes in all keys. View in PDF format

Minor and Major Pentatonic (Ss09) - Minor and Major Pentatonic scales across the neck. View in PDF format

Arpeggios (Arp01) - Major and Minor Arpeggios. View in PDF format


Fingerpicking Exercises 1&2 - Two Examples of Fingerpicking. View in PDF format

Fingerpicking Exercise 3 - Another Example of Fingerpicking. View in PDF format

Twelve Bar Blues - Two Examples of a Twelve Bar Blues. View in PDF format

Funky Fingers 1 (Ff01) - Funky Finger Exercise. View in PDF format

Riff - Riff in 4 Octaves. View in PDF format


Tuning - Three methods of tuning your guitar. View in PDF format

Fretboard Map 1 (Fm01) - Map of all the note positions on the guitar neck. View in PDF format

Using A Capo - What a capo is and how to use it. View in PDF format


Theory Sheet 1 (Th01) - Basic music theory. View in PDF format

Theory Sheet 2 (Th02) - Notes On The Stave. View in PDF format

Sight Reading 1 (Sr01) - Rhythms in 4/4, 3/4 and 5/4. View in PDF format & MP3 File

Sight Reading 2 (Sr02) - Rhythms in 4/4, 3/4 and 5/4 with pitched notes. View in PDF format & MP3 File

Key Signatures - All key signatures. View in PDF format

Reading Tablature (Ts01) - Reading and Writing Tab (written by Howard Wright). View in PDF format


Blank Chord Sheet (CsB) - A page of blank chords boxes. View in PDF format

Blank Scale Sheet (CsS) - A page of blank scale boxes. View in PDF format

Blank Tab Sheet (TsB) - A stave of blank guitar tab. View in PDF format

Blank Tab Sheet 2 (TsB2) - A stave of blank guitar tab. View in PDF format


Bass Guitar Finger Exercises (BGFE) - Two exercises to strngthen the fingers. View in PDF format

Bass Rhythm Exercises (BGRE) - 16 Exercises on rhythm reading. View in PDF format

Bass Fretboard Map (Fmb01) - Map of all the note positions on the bass guitar neck. View in PDF format

Bass Scale Sheet 1 (Ssb01) - Scales of G Major and C Major with tab. View in PDF format

Bass Scale Sheet 2 (Ssb02) - Scales of G Minor and C Minor with tab. View in PDF format

Bass Scale Sheet 3 (Ssb03) - Major and Minor Pentatonic with Blues Scale. View in PDF format

Bass Arpeggios (Barp01) - Major and Minor Arpeggios. View in PDF format

Bass Scale Sheet 4 (Ssb04) - Major Scale Exercise. View in PDF format

Bass Scale Sheet 5 (Ssb05) - Minor Scale Exercise. View in PDF format

Twelve Bar Blues For Bass - A twelve bar blues in G (2 fingerings). View in PDF format

Bass Riffs 1 (Br01) - C major and C minor. View in PDF format

Bass Riffs 2 (Br02) - C major and C minor. View in PDF format


Songs - All of the songs that I have used in my lessons