Bossa Nova Guitar
Bossa Nova Guitar Lessons - bossa nova guitar chords and rhythms
Bossa Nova Guitar provides free online resources for learning to play bossa nova music on guitar.
Lessons include analysis of brazilian rhythms used in bossa nova, interactive musical scores with examples transcribed from popular bossa nova songs, explain syncopation and musical articulation, guitar technique topics and more.
Bossa Nova Chords
To aid in learning bossa nova this site contains by ear transcriptions of guitar chords used in popular bossa nova songs. Those can be accessed from top menu or from authors menu that pops up when mouse pointer is moved to the far left edge.
Bossa Nova Video Instructions
Video lessons show playing of brazilian rhythms on guitar in popular bossa nova songs. They can be accessed from lesson pages, from related song charts or directly by using video thumbnail links from the bottom of the page.
New format of song sheets is available, it includes rhythmic phrases, chords and lyrics. They can be printed directly from browser and do not contain banner ads. Not all songs from this site are transcribed in this format, new songs will be added in time. Rhythm / Lyrics / Chord Sheets
Notes on Guitar Chords
The recommended way to learn to play the songs is to get the recording of the song we transcribed and study bossa nova guitar chords with the help of our transcriptions. On most of the song charts there is a cover image of a CD that contains the version we transcribed with a link to online CD store. Please buy the CDs and support the authors.
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