How Guitar Music Is Written
Written music can serve many purposes. It can help us remember what we have heard
once before. But it can also help us learn something we’ve never heard—and thus
expand our musical horizons.
Luckily, guitar tablature—the easiest way of writing down music for the guitar—is
simple to understand, once you know the basics. It can be your doorway to an entirely
new world of music. So let’s spend a few minutes familiarizing ourselves with the
basics of tablature.