Learn to play guitar with your iPad/iPhone

E-Folk 1.0 is a new app to help beginners learn to play acoustic guitar – the software runs on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices.

E-Folk 1.0

E-Folk features 11 original lessons of increasing difficulty, conveniently divided into three sections.

No musical knowledge is required to use this app. The lessons are easy to understand, and teach about both technique and theory. The musical notation is accompanied by audio and video recordings.

Part 1 – Basics:

  • Lesson 1: Hold your guitar, understand tablatures and play your first Boogie
  • Lesson 2: Right hand fingering for arpeggios study
  • Lesson 3: What is a chord?
  • Lesson 4: Play with a pick on chord progression

Part 2 – Chords:

  • Lesson 1: The Folk rhythm
  • Lesson 2: Three beats rhythm
  • Lesson 3: Arpeggios on chord progression
  • Lesson 4: Palm mute.

Part 3 – Barred Chords:

  • Lesson 1: Minor barre chords
  • Lesson 2: The F barre chord position
  • Lesson 3: The C barre chord position


  • Automatic runs of the tabs in landscape display
  • Resizables tabs in portrait mode
  • Soundings strings to tune your guitar


  • iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
  • Requires iOS 3.1.2 or later (iOS 4.0 Tested)
  • 14.0 MB
  • Available in both English and French

E-Folk 1.0 is available for $3.99 in the App Store

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