How to Play Petals Change by Mark Kroos (Guitar Lesson)


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Mark Kroos

Petals Change

Mark Kroos teaches a lesson on his song "Petals Change".

Taught by Mark Kroos in Songs with Mark Kroos seriesLength: 33:29Difficulty: 3.5 of 5


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kwurtokwurto replied on April 6th, 2014

Wow. That bridge is a beast, but once you get it down, this song is beautiful -- a great example of the genre.

jaybaileyjaybailey replied on April 6th, 2014

This is kind of a hard to get used to, but it sounds amazing

chirusachinchirusachin replied on November 11th, 2013

please.. more songs from you..... pls pls pls

toddgerztoddgerz replied on June 3rd, 2013

Very nice. Incredible

Songs with Mark Kroos

Found in our Beginner Lesson Sets

Mark Kroos teaches song lessons in the style he calls "Extreme Folk Guitar."



Lesson 1

Amazing Grace

In this lesson, Mark Kroos discusses and demonstrates how to play his arrangement of "Amazing Grace". In his rendition, he exploits harmonic and tapping techniques common to his extreme folk style.

Length: 43:38 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only
Lesson 2

Petals Change

Mark Kroos teaches a lesson on his song "Petals Change".

Length: 33:29 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only

About Mark Kroos View Full Biography Mark Kroos plays 2 guitar necks at the same time. Originally from Lansing, MI but currently based in Williamsburg, VA he is one of the only people in the world touring his trade.

Mark Kroos plays 2 guitar necks at the same time. Originally from Lansing, MI but currently based in Williamsburg, VA he is one of the only people in the world touring his trade. His primarily instrumental style is characterized by open harmonies, polyphonic textures, incredible tapping technique, and is as entertaining to watch as it is to listen to. Live performances burst with energy and magnetism not typical of solo guitar music. Drawing influence from folk, Celtic, indie, and even punk rock artists as well as other great guitarists such as Michael Hedges, Phil Keaggy, Tommy Emmanuel and Leo Kottke, Mark Kroos has developed his own edge to the acoustic guitar.

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