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Melodic Picking Practice Plan [New Course]

In this JamPlay course, students will explore right-hand exercises through melodic lead playing and getting the right and left hand to work together.


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Giveaway: Win an Ibanez RG Standard Electric Guitar

This giveaway ended on September 30, 2021. Congrats to the winner of the Ibanez RG421EX Standard electric guitar.


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Giveaway: Win a Souldier Guitar Strap

JamPlay is giving away a Souldier Guitar Strap (Grateful Dead Dancing Bears). Enter for a chance to win! Contest ends 9/19/2021.


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Music Theory Madness: Video

Music theory can be intimidating. You feel like it's all connected...but how? JamPlay can help!


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August 2021

This month we’ll be getting back to basics, digging into music theory, highlighting beginner lessons, exploring practice plans, and so much more.


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Giveaway: Win a PRS SE Hollowbody Electric Guitar

This giveaway ended on August 14, 2021. Congrats to the winner of the PRS SE Hollowbody Standard Electric Guitar.


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Get the Sound of a Legend: Jimi Hendrix

No other musician had more of an influence on the path of the electric guitar in the 20th century than Jimi Hendrix. His legacy is unmatched considering he only spent about ten years of his short life as a performing musician.


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Giveaway: Win a Supro Delta King 8 Combo Amp

This giveaway ended on July 25, 2021. Congrats to the winner of the Supro Delta King 8 Combo amp.


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Get the Sound of a Legend: Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton is one of my favorite guitarists because so much of his tone comes just from his hands. There’s not much that gets between Clapton and the music. His guitar speaks for itself, with as little effects as possible.


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Giveaway: Win a Kramer Nightswan Electric Guitar

This giveaway ended on June 27, 2021. Congrats to the winner of the Kramer Nightswan Electric Guitar.


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Get the Sound of a Legend: Duane Allman

Duane Allman is one of the great blues guitarists of all time (and also one of the most unique). His use of a slide guitar and amp tones continue to inspire guitarists today. Let’s explore his playing style.


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A Guide to Recording Acoustic Guitar

Recording the unique warmth of an acoustic guitar can be challenging, especially if you are DIYing it at home. JamPlay can help! Let us guide you in creating the perfect home recording set up.


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