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.