how do you read guitar tabs?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    the horizontal lines represent the strings of a gitar

    you have to first find out which line is the high and low e

    the numbers are the frets you have to hold down

    you play the numbers in the order they cone going from left to right

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    when u look at it sideways, it represents the strings and when you look at the number, they represent the fret you are supposed to hold down

    Source(s): my guitar teacher
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