DADGAD secrets

Here is almost everything I do in DADGAD tuning. Chord names refer to chords illustrated in the PDF below. These chords and progressions are mostly borrowed from Owen Marshall, but a few are original Jon Cannon inventions (and credit for the beautiful Am1 goes to Bethany Waickman).

Progressions

Key: G
standard 1-4-5: G3 – C1 – D6
scale: D1 – Em1 – D3 – G3 – Am1 or Am0 – G4 – C1
sus 1-4-5: G3 – C2 – D7
Key: A
standard 1-4-5: A1 – E0 – D1(with 3)
sus 1-4-5: A2 – D5 – E1
sus 1-4-5: A1 – E2 – D8
scale: D1 – E0 – Fm0 – E00 – A2 – Bm2 – A4 – D9
Key: D
standard 1-4-5: D1 – G2 – A1
sweeter: 1-4-5: D1 – G1 – A5
scale: D1 – Em1 – D3 – G1 – A5 – Bm1 – A00 – D4

 

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