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Why Does Your Wrist Hurt When Playing the Guitar? If you have pain in your hand and your wrist when you are playing the guitar, we are going to look at some of the reasons why this might be and how to solve it. If you are right at the beginning of learning the guitar, … Continue reading Wrist hurting when playing guitar?
How to Motivate Your Child to Practise Guitar Playing an instrument is very rewarding for both the child and the parent. To see the progress that they make over their guitar play journey and over a lifetime. One of the essential elements to make them improve their guitar playing is practice. For all children, they … Continue reading How to Motivate Your Child to Practise Guitar
Do you want to make your strumming sound better and more interesting on the guitar? Do all your songs sound the same, or do you struggle to get your strumming to sound like the song at all? This problem that you are having is very common and one I often get asked by students. They … Continue reading How To Get Better At Strumming Patterns
Halloween Night Last night a few of the team at Guitar Tuition East London went to see a great band called Polyphia. They were playing at the O2 Islington and alongside some other amazing musicians. (Nick Johnston and Intervals). We were there to see Polyphia – they were what we were looking forward to for … Continue reading Polyphia London Gig at Islington O2 Blog Post
Are you not getting the response you want from your friends and family when you play the guitar for them? Read more to find out how to improve on it next time.
We’ve all been in a situation, even from the very beginning of playing guitar. Where friends and family will ask us to play something. It can be daunting. Especially in the beginning to know what to do and what to play. We want to help you understand a few easy things you can do to … Continue reading Are you not getting the response you want from your friends and family when you play the guitar for them? Read more to find out how to improve on it next time.
Beginner Guitar Tricks Do you ever wonder what the professionals do to get to where they are? They were all beginners once upon a time. You can start at any age and make considerable progress on the guitar. We are going to address some of the “tricks” you can use to make your playing sound … Continue reading Beginner Guitar Tricks – Part 1
How To Make Your Strumming Sound More Professional So That You Can Express Yourself Creatively and Emotionally
Why Improve Strumming Patterns? Strumming patterns are an essential part of rhythm guitar and are important in almost every piece of music. Your strumming hand is responsible for conveying the emotion of a song to your audience. We are going to take a look at how to improve your basic strumming patterns so they’ll sound … Continue reading How To Make Your Strumming Sound More Professional So That You Can Express Yourself Creatively and Emotionally
Top 5 Mistakes in Soloing And How To Avoid Them (For Beginners) Every guitarist no matter what any level of playing they are at can make mistakes in their guitar solos. Even at a professional level. We are going to outline some of the common problems that beginners and intermediates struggle with when it comes … Continue reading Top 5 Mistakes in Soloing And How To Avoid Them (For Beginners)
5 Ways to Kick Start Your Guitar Playing Today we are looking at 5 different ways to kick start your guitar playing. No matter where you are when you are watching this video – whether it’s January or the middle of July – if you want to give yourself a kick start, or if you are … Continue reading 5 Ways to Kick Start Your Guitar Playing
How to Choose Your Guitar Teacher Choosing a guitar teacher makes the difference between succeeding and completely failing and never picking the guitar back up again. The following advice could save you a load of time and money by helping you pick the right guitar teacher to help you learn to play the guitar. What … Continue reading How to Choose Your Guitar Teacher
Why Do People Struggle to Improve Their Guitar Playing We are going to discuss some of the reasons why people do not improve at the guitar, some of the most common reasons that I have seen from students who have come to me for help or people that I have met. Watch out and see … Continue reading Why Do People Struggle To Improve Their Guitar Playing
Why You May be Struggling with Online Guitar Lessons There are constantly more and more resources to help you learn guitar online, whether they be apps, books, DVDs, or games. On top of these resources is a fountain of YouTube videos with numerous people teaching a variety of topics about the guitar. This vast amount … Continue reading Why might you be struggling with learning from YouTube or Books
“They can because they think they can” – Virgil What do you think is the greatest component to you succeeding as a guitarist? Is it your good looks and charm? Could it be how long your fingers are? Is it genetics? We are going to go through how your mind is the most powerful tool … Continue reading 4 Essential Steps To Using Your Mind To Achieve Massive Results On The Guitar
How You Can Make Massive Progress With Your Guitar Playing Do you think someone can learn to play the guitar if they are not talented? How would you define talent? Where do you think it comes from? Where Do Brilliant Musicians Come From? You will never find a brilliant guitarist who has not put in … Continue reading How You Can Make Massive Progress With Your Guitar Playing