Watch the Breakdown: Variation 1 online guitar lesson by Tierra Negra from Magic Gypsy Chords & Rhythms
Capo 2nd fret
Frets/notes are counted onwards from the capo.
Capo = 0
Because we are using the capo in the 2nd position all chords mentioned sound one step higher than they are named in our example. (i.e. C#- minor sounds like an D#-/Eb-minor)
C#m7 – 4th position
This C#m7 is a little barre chod in the 4th position. Make sure that your first finger is only pressing the strings from A-string onwards. 1st fingers tip mutes low E-string.
B7 – 2nd position
This B7 is a little barre chord in the 2nd position. Make sure that your first finger is only pressing the strings from A-string onwards. 1st fingertip mutes low E-string.
A7 – 2nd position
A classic A7 chord in the 2nd position.
G#7 – 4th position
A classic G#7 chord with 1st finger barre in the 4th fret. Make sure that you put the right amount of pressure on the first finger.