Charango

Historical European Music with Charango

In the first posting we explore how the charango is being used to play European music from the past several hundred years. A number of musicians have noted that the charango shares similar sound qualities to the lute and mandolin. Its striking to hear, for instance John Dowlands (1563 – 1626) Praeludium performed on our beloved instrument

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttXK6YwcNWo

Or Packingtons Pound a lovely piece of Rennaisance music being performed at this link

Charango Scale of the Day

Welcome to the Scale of the Day for charango- here you will see a different scale to learn for each day of the week.

How to use and learn from our scale products -

  • Use the slider below the fretboard to see the scale in different positions
  • Change keys to see 12 variations of the scale
  • Only one scale is available here, but more than 30 are available to members
  • You can change the tuning or even the instrument.
  • Hear the scale by clicking 'play' - you can adjust the speed and volume, and even change the sound used.
  • Change your playing hand and your display preferences however you prefer.

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Don't wait until tomorrow to see the next scale, join today to get full access to all 30+ scales in the guitar-learning database.You won't find a better tool to elevate your playing.

Be sure to try  Chord of the Day as well.

Charango Chord of the Day

Welcome to the Chord of the Day for Charango - here you will see a different chord to learn for each day of the week.

How to use and learn from our chord products -

  • Use the slider below the fretboard to see the chord in different positions
  • Change keys to see 12 variations of the chord
  • Access the full database of chords by becoming a member
  • You can change the tuning or even the instrument.
  • Hear the chord by clicking 'play' - you can adjust the speed and volume, and even change the sound used.
  • Change your playing hand and your display preferences however you prefer.

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Don't wait until tomorrow to see the next chord, join today to get full access to dozens of chords in the guitar-learning database.Take your playing to the next level.

Be sure to try Scale of the Day as well.

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Learn chords, scales and tablature with the Song Player
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