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Guitar Lesson: Reggae – Melodic Ideas

Learn from Stuart Ziff, venerable guitar teacher from the Musician’s Institute in Los Angeles, as he delves into the world of Reggae guitar.

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Learning to Play Guitar: Where do I start?

Where do I start when learning guitar? Or for guitarists that have been playing awhile , “where do I go from here?”

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Guitar Lesson: Learn a Blues Turnaround in 2 Minutes!

Learn how to play blues guitar with this simple 2 minute lesson on the most used turnaround in blues!

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A Guide to Relative Tuning

There are many ways to tune a guitar. So many options can be daunting in the beginning so I have laid out one of the standard methods, relative tuning.

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Learn guitar after 50

5 Ways Playing Guitar Benefits Your Health

We’ve all heard the excuses for why you’re not picking up the guitar. One…

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How To Read Guitar Tab

Tablature (tab) is a system of writing music for the guitar. It makes reading music easier and more convenient for guitarists than standard notation.

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