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Guitar Scales Chart: Major, Minor, Pentatonic, and Blues

Learning how to play scales is probably not what most beginning guitar students think about when they dream about playing […]

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The Songwriting Process: Finding Your Voice

To non-musicians, the act of writing songs sometimes can seem as challenging and foreign as designing an aircraft meant to […]

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Intermediate Guitar Songs to Learn Today

If you’ve been playing guitar for a while, it can be tempting to slip into a sense of complacency. You’ve […]

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3 Chord Songs for Guitar

You might be surprised to hear this, but great music doesn’t have to feature lots of long, winding, elaborate chord […]

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Famous Piano Players: 6 Innovative Players from Different Genres

The piano is an instrument that has altered music in monumental ways. Invented in Italy at the beginning of the […]

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How to Read Strumming Patterns for Guitar

Sadly, mastering strumming patterns is a skill that doesn’t get much respect in the guitar world. When most people think […]

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How To Play Save The Hammer For The Man

When people usually think of Tom Morello, they think of a guitar god pounding out massive riffs that fuse together […]

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Piano Chord Chart: Basic Chords and Intervals

If you’re new to the piano, the idea of learning how to play chords might seem like a difficult task. […]

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Blues Guitar: Origins and Fundamentals of Playing

If you’re a student learning how to play the guitar, getting familiar with blues music is essential.  You probably don’t […]

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Basic Music Theory: A Guide to Keys, Chords, Progressions, and More!

I have to confess something: Maybe it’s just nostalgia getting to me, but after a decade since graduating from college […]

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