Category Archives: Guitar Talk

Thanks Everyone

Hey everyone… thanks for the amazing feedback and checking out the website. Keep the comments and discussions coming. Are there any topics you would like to see written or spoken about on this site? Let me know. Also chcek out … Continue reading

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Teaching 101: How To Maximize Every Students Potential

Teachers. Every single one of us, musician or not, has had them. Some of inspired us, some have bored us, some have twisted us but all of them have one thing in common: they have all changed us in some … Continue reading

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Rut Busters: How To Break On Through To The Other Side

So you’re stuck. You’re stuck playing the same old tired Eric Clapton/Chuck Berry blues/pentatonic licks that you have played for the past 20 years. You’re stuck listing to the same bands and songs since high school. Your playing and musicianship … Continue reading

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Unrealistic Expectations

Performance is the answer to resolving the internal battle that some classical guitarists experience. The more one performs, the less unrealistic expectations creep in. Moreover, the less one performs, the more the mind becomes filled with unrealistic views and fantasy. … Continue reading

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Letting Go: Using Your Influences To Find Your Own Voice

One of my many fine guitar students loves Slash. No, I mean he really really really loves Slash. During our lesson the other day, I mentioned other guitarists I felt he should be listening to in order for him have … Continue reading

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