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Are the notes written an octave too high? No - the guitar is a transposing instrument.
Music for the guitar is written one octave higher than pitch actually played.

Getting started

  • Click "Settings..." to change the way the drill works — you can control which notes you'll be asked, and if sounds will play.
  • Click "Start Drill" to see your first question.
  • You'll see a staff with a note on it. Identify the note by clicking the correct fingering on the guitar, between frets (click behind the nut for an open string).
  • If you get it right, you'll get another note to identify. If you were wrong the drill will "shake", and you can try again.
  • When you're done working, click "Stop Drill".

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