Posted on Category: Getting Started, Practice Tips Create a daily guitar habit of practice

Create a daily guitar habit of practice

How to create a daily practice habit A few students have reached out to me this week with the question “how do I practice more” and “why can’t I manage to find the time”. This is probably the most common question I am asked – and the most common objection to why progress isn’t happening. Firstly, let […]

Posted on Category: Practice Tips Why daily guitar practice is important

Why daily guitar practice is important

Sometimes it’s easy I have been playing guitar for many years. Just like you, I have periods where playing the guitar is easy and periods when it is not. Sometimes, I just pick it up and play and I really enjoy it. And I have periods where it seems like everything is contrived (job, kids, […]

Posted on Category: Rhythm Learning Polyrhythms

Learning Polyrhythms

Many acoustic guitar players are not formally taught. Just like myself, many of you learned from books, magazines, dvds, playing with other musicians – anything except getting formal guitar lessons.   I’m totally ok with that way of learning. After all, that was the route that I took myself. One thing that you see with […]