Introduction To Simple Chords – Em & G – Lesson 12 Brian Haner Sr. In this lesson, we introduce you to your first chords – Em & G, and show you some simple strumming patterns. Syn’s Tips Always play to the backing tracks when you can and practice applying some of the strumming patterns you learned from the previous lesson to these chords. Always experiment with different patterns or rhythms you hear in different songs and try creating some yourself to explore your own creativity. All of these lessons should be jumping off points. I can't stress the importance of changing or manipulating everything taught to you enough. This is how you begin to create those epic masterpieces you are all capable of! I call this .... Making it Your Own! Head to the "Lesson Comments" section below and upload videos of yourselves demonstrating the material. We are all there to answer questions for you as well!