Re: How do you know what key you are in when using a capo?
Gotcha, sorry dumb question huh.
A question is never dumb, if you do not know something then the dumb thing is to not ask. Sometimes the answer to a question is amazingly simple but only when you already know the answer, so ask away, the only way to learn is by asking.
There are plenty of people like Jerome on Chordie who will do their best to help you understand music and your instrument.
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