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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 example Pat Metheny, constantly play with their thumb over the guitar neck, keeping your thumb behind the fretboard is considered the “proper” guitar technique. For technical shredding guitar playing, with wide scalar … The Proper Thumb Position
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 a 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 … Guitar Fretting Hand Position: The Dos and the Don’ts
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 … How to Play Guitar with Confidence
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 … 10 Lessons From the Gym for Guitarists & Musicians