Tag: Playing Guitar

How to Play the Blues Scale on a Guitar with Boxes

Here’s a short video explaining how to use the “Box” concept for playing blues scales on the guitar. Blues scales are used extensively in solos in rock guitar, as well as, of course, the blues.

The diagrams of the box forms are shown starting at about the 25 second mark.

Now,  pick up your guitar and practice these blues scale techniques.Continue reading How to Play the Blues Scale on a Guitar with Boxes

How To Play Guitar Fast – Avoiding Critical Mistakes In Learning To Increase Your Guitar Speed

Do you struggle with playing guitar fast? Is your lack of guitar speed making it difficult for you to express yourself fully as a musician?

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Although playing guitar fast is not every guitarist’s most significant goal, those who do want to improve their guitar speed desire this skill very much and are often frustrated with being unable to develop this part of their guitar playing.

If this describes you, I want to share with you several important insights about building guitar speed that will greatly help you to develop this skill.Continue reading How To Play Guitar Fast – Avoiding Critical Mistakes In Learning To Increase Your Guitar Speed

Must Have Accessories For Any Electric Guitar

by FRANK GLOVER

When you buy an electric guitar, you know that there are accessories that you can get that will make your playing easier or sound nicer. Just having the guitar itself is not enough.

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Below we will discuss what some of the essentials are that you should purchase to go along with your electric guitar and why you might want to have these things.Continue reading Must Have Accessories For Any Electric Guitar

Learn To Play The Guitar From Books

It is possible to find the right books to learn guitar nowadays, which offering you a vast amount of information on how to play a guitar like a professional.

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Learning to play guitar can get difficult, especially if you don’t know the best program available. In order to find a complete program that contains Videos, DVDs, and books to learn guitar, you must search the internet.

Its a fast moving world today, and people find it hard to dedicate a couple of hours to learning the skill of playing guitar. A number of books to learn guitar can also be found from the music, or book stores and you can even order them online. These books provide a good source of learning guitar, with minimum efforts involved.Continue reading Learn To Play The Guitar From Books