Welcome to the Guitar Learning Software created by FaChords Guitar!
Here will find some free interactive applications created to help you advance your guitar skills and knowledge.
The tools on this page are designed to improve all the aspects of playing guitar and music in general: chords , scales , progressions , fretboard notes memorization and navigation, ear training , and rhythm sense.
Drill Down: for best results, be sure to use these tools along with the printable resources available on your free download area .
If you know your frets, your fluidity and freedom on the fretboard will be like a pro.
But how to learn notes on guitar fretboard?
This fretboard trainer tool will help you memorize notes on the fretboard in a fun way.
You'll challenge other guitar players and get your chance to be at the top of leaderboard!
This fretboard interval game will help you learn how to navigate the fretboard effortlessly.
It contains drills that will prove your fretboard geometry knowledge: octaves, thirds, fifths, sevenths and other intervals.
With practice, you'll be able to build chords on the fly on any fretboard areas and inversions.
The tool comes with an "easy mode" that allows you to focus on a kind of interval at a time.
Learn how the fretboard intervals tool works
Learn scales and arpeggios all along the fretboard.
From the most common guitar scales to the strangest exotic arpeggios , with the help of this tool, you will learn how to play over 40 scales and arpeggios, in all music keys and fretboard positions.
You'll learn different pattern shapes, such as 4 frets boxes or 3 notes per string .
You can also enjoy our guitar scale library .
This chord finder shows you the chord charts of more than 250 chords, in different fretboard areas.
The tool shows you the chord diagrams, with tones names and degree, and plays the chord tones by tones , so you can play along with the virtual guitar and check if your fingers are placed correctly on the neck.
The chords finder comes with a useful metronome drum , with the possibility to set the speed and the volume of guitar and drum.
All the chords are also available on our guitar chords dictionary .
This chord recognizer tool tells you the name, intervals and formula of any shape you create on the fretboard.
It allows you to experiment with chords creation, helping you getting a better undertanding of chord tones and voicings.
You can also set an external tonal center (like a bassist that plays the tonic) to experiment with root-less voicings.
With the help of this tool, you can quickly create chord progressions with chords of all types, and see the tones composing the chords directly on the fretboard, while the progression is playing.
This feature is really helpful for learning improvisation and solos , as you should use the tones composing the chords as main notes for your melodies, and adding passing notes depending on your taste.
Chord tones soloing is a clever strategy that every great improviser has in his/her arsenal
This tool allows you to create drum tracks in different time divisions and styles.
It's a great help to understand how beat and time work in music.
You'll learn how to experiment with pulse, beats, time division, accents, and give life and dynamics to your sequences.
The Circle of Fifths is a powerful music theory device that allows you to manage keys, sharps, flats, create chord progressions, build chords, compose songs, in an easy way.
This device packs an awful lot of data into a small circle. Improve your music theory knowledge with a complete tutorial and an interactive Circle Of Fifths webapp specifically conceived for guitar players.
This tool helps you connect ear, mind, and fingers !
It allows you to practice interval ear training directly on the guitar fretboard.
Little by little you'll become aware of the sound that a given fret produces, before playing it !
With some practice, you'll know exactly where to put your fingers in order to obtain the melody you have in mind.
This chord recogniton game will help you gain the ability to recognize different types of chords by listening to them.
What if you could tell, listening to a chord, if it is major, minor, diminished, dominant seventh or whatever type?
This tool will train your ear and will make able to recognize the different chord qualities by simply listening to them.
There are more than 20 different kinds of chord to practice on, and the "easy mode" allows you to focus on a subset, in order to practice step-by-step with increasing difficulty.
Test your intervals, chords, scales and keys knowledge with this easy quiz game.
You'll be asked several music theory questions that will help memorize chord tones, scale structures, major, minor keys and intervals.
You can set the difficulty levels and the kind of exercise to practice.
It also visualizes the fretboard diagrams for modes created from the major, harmonic minor and melodic minor scales.
If you never understood modes, this tool will be helpful.
Guitar Learning Software - The F.A.Q.
Yes, this software is 100% free and runs in your browser: no need for a license file or anything to install.
Just launch the software and enjoy it.
Where is the catch?
There's no catch at all; to support website's costs and keep it free for everybody, I offer my step-by-step, comprehensive chords, scales and progressions ebooks, learn more here.
All the learning software listed here below run online in the browser , you don't need to download or install anything.
You just need a computer/tablet able to run a modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer 11+.
The software works on Windows, Linux, Android and Apple systems.
Using these learning tools along with our complete reference ebooks , will take your guitar skills to the next level!
Yes, they are!
No problem, all our online learning tools have an option for setting the tuning and instrument you like.
All the learning software tools come with an option for setting the orientation for left-handed guitar player.
Important! For the lefties, I also have created two complete left-handed chords and progressions ebooks, check them out!
I would like a downloadable/installable/desktop version of the guitar learning software
At the moment I'm working on a comprehensive
desktop version for Windows
Compared to guitar browser games, it will be faster, with better sounds and more powerful features.
Interactive Guitar Software - Conclusions
These software to learn guitar have been originally developed for helping our guitar students, they turned out to work great so we decided to make all this stuff available for free to the worldwide guitar community.
Most important, it's developed by guitar players for guitar players : here we speak the same language, so we can focus together on just one thing: making you better at playing guitar
Even if you already use online guitar lessons , these interactive guitar tools will help you tremendously get better at playing guitar .
If you want to suggest specific features or other ideas, please send a message here .
Your feedback is highly appreciated, thanks!