Reading, Writing, and Rockin

Reading Music

Let's review what you've learned so far:

  1. The names of the notes on the staff
  2. The names of the notes on the guitar

What remains is to tie these two pieces of information together. The question you need to ask is which note on the staff goes with which note on the guitar. For example, the first string open is E, so it goes with an E on the staff, but...which E? Is it the E on top of the staff, in the middle, or below? Try out the following mini-game to explore which notes go together: