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I play guitar using the following scale, which I think is C major. (I don't know the name, but I follow the number on the music note, and it works.)

scale

I came across the following note:

#.1

As you can see, this is not a normal .1. It has a # sign beside it. How can I play this on my guitar?

(I am a guitar beginner, with no musical knowledge, so a more detailed answer would be appreciated.)

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This notation is not common in English material, but it appears that the numbers correspond to the notes of C major scale. 1=C 2=D etc.

The middle octave has no dots. A dot below means it's an octave below, a dot above means it's an octave higher.

So #.1 is probably C# which is one fret higher than the higher C. That's fret 2 on the B string.

This does leave me wondering what the 0 represents. A rest, maybe?

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