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The Proper Thumb Position

Most music schools teach guitar students to keep their thumb behind the guitar neck. Although many great guitarists, like for example Pat Metheny, constantly play with their thumb over the guitar neck, keeping your thumb behind the fret board is considered the “proper” guitar technique. For technical shredding guitar playing, with wide scalar stretches, it
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Guitar Fretting Hand Position: The Dos and the Don’ts

You will find a lot of resources on correct guitar hand positions when you scour the Internet. Unfortunately, there is lot of misinformation. Here is a list of guitar hand position dos and don’ts that will help your technique, improve your guitar playing and protect your physical wellbeing! Relax! Keep your fretting hand forearm and
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How to Play Guitar with Confidence

Confidence is attractive. Confidence also rubs off. It breeds stage presence and charisma. It’s hard to think of a rock star as someone who is timid on stage, playing with his shoulders hunched, looking at the ground. Taking this a step further: you will never do your best work or play your best when you
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10 Lessons From the Gym for Guitarists.

In many ways, playing guitar and going to guitar lessons is like going to the gym. Here are 10 things that you do in a gym, that are essential to becoming a master guitar player as well. Private Trainer There is no better way to improve really well in whatever goal you take on, than
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10 Things I Learned About Guitar the Hard Way!

This is one of these silly lists of 10 random things that I learned while being a guitar student. I wanted to share this with you because I figured you might be interested in avoiding some of the pitfalls I fell into. This list might potentially save you a great deal of time and talent,
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