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Why Guitar Players Should Sing

Every Guitarist Should Sing As part of my lessons, I like to encourage my students to sing (GASP!).  I know, it’s scary.  But it’s also highly beneficial.  The voice is the one instrument with which everybody is endowed and should feel comfortable utilizing.  For most of us, it’s our first indoctrination into music.  Singing in

13 Aug 2014
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John Legend- All Of Me Chords

Click Here To Print or Download Download the PDF file . How to Play All of Me by John Legend on Guitar

11 Aug 2014
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Birdy (written by Bon Iver)- Skinny Love Chords

Click to Download or Print Download the PDF file . How to Play Skinny Love by Birdy on Guitar

06 Aug 2014
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Why You Should Learn Guitar By Playing To The Recording

Learning Guitar From The Record So a student asked me the other day, “What is the great benefit of playing along to the recording?”  Well, there are a ton of great benefits to playing along to a recording, whether slowed down or at full-speed.  In my professional opinion, there are only three ways to demonstrate

05 Aug 2014
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Rolling Stones – You Can’t Always Get What You Want Chords

Click to Download or Print Download the PDF file . How to Play You Can’t Always Get What You Want By The Rolling Stones on Guitar

04 Aug 2014
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Ben E. King – Stand By Me Chords

Click to Download or Print Download the PDF file . How To Play Stand By Me by Ben E. King

23 Jul 2014
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Old Crow Medicine Show – Wagon Wheel Chords

Click here to download and print Download the PDF file . How to Play Wagon Wheel by Old Crow Medicine Show on Guitar

17 Jul 2014
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How To Organize Your Music Binder

A Guide To Keeping Your Music Organized One of the most helpful things a musician can do when learning pieces of music is keeping that music organized. The best tool for this that I have found, is a standard one-inch three ring binder. To keep your sheet music or tabs from getting ripped, I highly

14 Jul 2014
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Three Reasons To Repeat Everything You Practice

The Importance of Repetition in Guitar Practice Often while teaching my students a piece of music, I will ask them to repeat small sections. I might ask a student to practice grabbing a chord ten times in a row. Or I may ask them to play part of a lead five times straight. Repetition is

14 Jul 2014
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The Gear You Actually Need

The Gear Every Beginning Guitar Student Needs A lot of beginning guitarists can be overwhelmed the first time they step into a guitar store. Aside from the guitars, there is a huge array of complimentary products that eager sales people might try to get you to buy. Most of it is unnecessary for a person

14 Jul 2014
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