How To Avoid Going Down The Rabbit Hole

2021-11-26T00:23:25-08:00

How to Avoid Going Down the Wrong Rabbit Hole When It comes to learning guitar  How long have you been learning guitar for?  Are you getting stuck with your guitar playing?  Do you read information and feel like you are being dragged down with information that you don’t understand?  Do you find conflicting information [...]

How To Avoid Going Down The Rabbit Hole2021-11-26T00:23:25-08:00

The Ultimate Practice Method In Learning To Play The Guitar With A Strap

2022-02-20T07:20:43-08:00

The Ultimate Practice Method In Learning To Play The Guitar With A Strap In the attempt of becoming a more complete guitar player, many things can totally wreck your growth when you’re not aware of it. One of the crucial things to get right is the ability to transition from bedroom guitarist to being [...]

The Ultimate Practice Method In Learning To Play The Guitar With A Strap2022-02-20T07:20:43-08:00

The #1 Trick That Drastically Improves Lead Playing

2022-01-27T23:58:20-08:00

The #1 Trick That Drastically Improved My Lead Playing Regardless of your preferred genre, chances are you’ve imagined yourself playing an amazing solo or melody line at some point! I mean, come on, playing solos on the guitar is totally awesome and a lot of fun, so why wouldn’t you? There’s only one problem. [...]

The #1 Trick That Drastically Improves Lead Playing2022-01-27T23:58:20-08:00

How To Write Your Own Songs Even If You Are Not Advanced

2021-11-26T00:31:10-08:00

How To Get Started With Writing Your Own Songs Even If You Are Not Advanced Most people think that you have to be really amazing to write your own songs. You hear things like “you have to have natural talent” or “you either have it or you don’t” which isn’t surprising since there are [...]

How To Write Your Own Songs Even If You Are Not Advanced2021-11-26T00:31:10-08:00

Reasons why your vibratos aren’t sounding as great as they could be

2021-11-22T09:51:02-08:00

Reasons why your vibratos aren’t sounding as great as they could be  A quick introduction for beginner guitar players A vibrato for anyone who doesn’t know. Is a phrasing technique to make a note on your guitar sound super awesome. Well, it does sound super awesome when you do it well. And can really [...]

Reasons why your vibratos aren’t sounding as great as they could be2021-11-22T09:51:02-08:00

2 Simple Ways To Get Creative With Your Open Chords

2021-11-22T05:06:07-08:00

2 Simple Ways To Get Creative With Your Open Chords A common trend I see in lots of guitar players as they start out, is that once they’ve learned their open chords, they get bored and want to move onto something else (learn new chords in other positions on the neck, do some lead [...]

2 Simple Ways To Get Creative With Your Open Chords2021-11-22T05:06:07-08:00

How To Create A Groove Using Harmonized Scales

2021-11-22T05:32:29-08:00

How to Create a Groove Using Harmonized Scales Introduction Many times in lessons, I create a groove for students (using a looper or midi-generating pedal or software) on the fly for them to solo over or practice switching chords with.  The advantages of doing this as opposed to using pre-made backing tracks (on Youtube, [...]

How To Create A Groove Using Harmonized Scales2021-11-22T05:32:29-08:00

Comparing How Amateurs And Professionals Jam

2021-11-22T05:24:04-08:00

Comparing How Amateurs and Professionals Jam Because of the unpredictable nature of a jam session, each participant’s musicianship really comes to the fore in many ways.  I have run many jam sessions that were open to the public over the years, and I offer this, not as a be-all end-all guide to jamming, but [...]

Comparing How Amateurs And Professionals Jam2021-11-22T05:24:04-08:00