Learn how to unlock open D minor tuning magic! This video will show you four easy steps that are vital in creating the perfect sound. Open D minor has a rich, full, and haunting tone. Buckle up for this spooky tuning!
If you like the guitar I’m using in this episode, be sure to visit Mule Resonator Guitars to learn more about their resonator guitars.
Open D minor tuning has one key difference between normal open D tuning: the G string is tuned to an F instead of an F sharp. Otherwise, the tuning is the same.
Once you get into open D minor tuning, you’re going to learn how to play a D minor scale, create chord shapes, and even improvise over the key of D minor. It’s tons of fun playing in this open tuning and can provide haunting tones that are perfect for the Halloween season!
In addition to talking about open D minor tuning, this week’s Tuesday TAC Guitar Lick Challenge will utilize an open D minor tuning. So, if you’re looking for a slick lick to throw into your D minor playing, be sure to check out the challenge this week!
Last but not least, we’ll cover the latest acoustic guitar news you can use. Featured on this episode…
– Old Town School celebrating John Prine Way
– Dead Sled Coffee and their spooky brews
– Billy Strings, Gruhn Guitars , and a vintage Martin Guitar