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Guitar instructor Nate Savage of GuitarLessons.com presented a useful video on how to train that ear a bit.
The musician noted:
“The first thing you’re gonna need to get you guitar in tune by ear is a reference tone, and that can be anything from just one of your strings on the guitar being close to being in tune; it can be a piano; you can use a metronome, a lot of different things.”
You can check it all out in the embedded player below.