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Changing Keys Within a Song | Guitar Tutorial

publication date: Aug 4, 2010
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Sometimes, you may want to add a key change to a song to give the sound a shift without changing the actual melody and chord structure. Key changes can be dramatic and add a lot to a song. There are a few rules of thumb for key changes that every musician should know!

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