PLEASE NOTE: These files are intended to be used in conjunction with lessons or workshops with Kit Garoutte. You are welcome to access and utilize them on your own but it is recommended you work with Kit or another instructor to fully understand and learn effectively through their use.

The Plan (Personal Practice Schedule template)

Tuning (Standard - Absolute & Relative)

String Names Practice (Standard Tuning)

1-4-5 Progression (An introduction)

12-Bar Blues

Changing Chords

Eighth Note Rhythm Basics (Demonstrated on Ukulele - works the same for any strummed instrument)


Harmonized Major Scale Basics

Practice Caged Cform 3-Arpeggio-up/3rds-down (a practice tid-bit, best for advanced players)

Applying a Pattern Concept - Skip-a-note (another practice bit, intermediate to advanced)