Ska Guitar

by Sinisa Cekic

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  • Hi GMCers! In this lesson I will explain how to play Ska rhythm. Ska is a type of Jamaican music that emphasizes the upbeat, remember that.

    In this Lesson we are playing chords on the first 4 strings only, something that is very common in ska. First of all, you should practice playing barre chords only on the upstrokes, and doing a "rhythmic click" on the downstrokes.

    1 2 3 4
    x ^ x ^



    Chord Progression
    Bm - D - A - E


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    Enjoy!/ Sinisa
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