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50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos – Lesson

Jerry Willard’s book 50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos is a great book to play through for those starting to play Classical Guitar. However, without some guidance, you will not get the full benefit. Of course, scheduling one-on-one lessons with a good teacher is best. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are ‘affiliate links’. […]

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Why Choose Mixcraft Pro?

Why choose Mixcraft Pro Studio 9 – the latest release of this DAW software that’s gaining popularity. Check the video below and find out the reasons that I decided on Mixcraft for my Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) software. Certainly there are lots of choices, but for me, this one makes the most sense. Disclosure: Some […]

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Loopie HD Quick Start Tutorial

Use this Loopie HD Quick Start tutorial. It will show you how to get up and running fast with the basic functions. When you first get Loopie HD you want to use it – not learn all of its options. Just get started, then explore the advanced features later. This tutorial is for those who […]

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Berklee Online Course Alternatives

There are many Berklee Online Course Alternatives today. So why would you want to pay so much when you can learn the same things for a much lower price, or even FREE? Watch below, or read the transcript to discover what you get. Get FREE Udemy Course and Special Price Coupons here. Berklee Online Courses […]

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Chords Educational Product Reviews

Mickey Baker’s Jazz Guitar Book

Watch this analysis of a chord from Book 1 of  Mickey Baker’s famous book Mickey Baker’s Complete Course in Jazz Guitar: Book 1 (Ashley Publications).  It’s one of the chords that greet the reader in the first lesson. Learn about this rootless chord that actually looks like it should be called something else! The explanation […]

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ROCKETBOOK Reusable Notebooks

Being old-school I like to write on actual paper. I believe it helps you to think when you have a piece of paper in your hands.  Well actually, with Pilot’s Rocketbook Reusable Notebooks you can have that natural feel and still captured content on your phone or tablet.  Another plus, is that with Rocket’s scanner […]

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Do your guitar strings have the blues?

String companies are now making pure nickel blues guitar strings that have solid nickel windings.  DR and other String Companies now market these as Blues strings. Nickel is a material that has different magnetic and hardness properties from that of stainless steels commonly used for strings. These properties produce a more mellow sound. But is […]

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Customize a Whiteboard for Teaching Music

I recently customized a whiteboard for teaching music. The good old-fashioned whiteboard is still widely used and is really useful for teaching music to more than one student. If you customize a whiteboard, it can become a much more effective and efficient way to teach. How to Customize a Whiteboard to Teach Music To write […]