A capo is a small tool that clamps a barre across the strings of the guitar (the actual fret clamped is up to the guitarist) effectively raising the pitch of the instrument. Often used by guitarists to play a song in a different key, without changing the chords played.
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A look at how to use a capo to come up with simpler chords for a song, without changing its key.
Tips on Playing for Crowds
How to Simplify Chords by Using a Capo