Category Archives: Guitars

Learn Classical Guitar

Learn to Play Classical Guitar The Classical Guitar is a friendly and approachable instrument to learn. However, some guidance is important right from the very beginning in order to avoid developing bad habits. Learning Online Online tuition is an option, on Skype for example, because if you have a teacher who can listen and watch you play and make suggestions about how to improve, you are less likely to develop bad habits. This is a video lesson […]

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Learn Jazz Guitar

Learn To Play Jazz Guitar Tips and suggestions to get you started – learning the right way and making the most progress with the time that is available for practice. If you really want a challenge then learning to play Jazz guitar is for you! Not only will you need a good technique, you’ll also need to be musically creative, have a sound musical knowledge, know lots of advanced chords and have plenty of time to practise! […]

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Learn Blues Guitar

B B King Blues Guitar Man

The Player and Instrument You can learn blues guitar on even a modest instrument. B B King played a Gibson 345 and Robert Johnson used an old beaten-up acoustic that you could probably buy for next to nothing! It’s true to say that it’s not the instrument you play, it’s how you play it that matters. I guess we would all prefer the Gibson than the old acoustic but it really won’t make us into better guitarists, […]

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Learn Rock Guitar

Where To Start Perhaps the most important place to begin, to learn rock guitar, is with the style of guitar music that you like most – and then other decisions should then be easier to make. Rock n Roll or Heavy Rock If you like heavy rock, power chords could be a good starting point. If your tastes are a little less heavy, learning to play the blues for example would be a good place to start. […]

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Learn Bass Guitar

Learn Bass Guitar

“I would like to be part of a rock band, or any other band for that matter, but not have to practise for years before I can join”. Easiest To Play The Bass Guitar is probably the most accessible instrument in the guitar category. However, playing the bass on your own – without other instruments to play along with – can be a bit boring. That’s why playing along with a rhythm track on CD – especially […]

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Learn Electric Guitar

Learning to play the electric guitar is an exciting prospect but where to start can confuse anyone. It really depends on the styles of music that interest you. You can learn strumming, fingerstyle, chords or lead, learn to read TAB or standard notation. These are just a few of the decisions that need to be made in order to get off to the right start. See also: learn to play rock guitar Start With Chords A good […]

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Learn Acoustic Guitar

Learn Guitar

Reasonably inexpensive, the guitar acoustic is great for vocal/guitar and is the number one choice of instruments for many beginners. Just a few chords and you’ll be able to play hundreds of songs. You’ll probably want to avoid ”home on the range”! Fingers or Plectrum Fingerstyle or strumming, there is a huge range of musical styles that are playable on the acoustic guitar and you can buy one for a very reasonable price. There are also some […]

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