"Even though I sit down to play guitar, acoustic or electric, I still wear a strap. Most times after several minutes, sometimes longer, the middle, ring and little fingers on my left hand (fretting hand) starts to tingle and go numb. My strap is…"
"Hi Walt, Thank you for the welcome. I am finding a of of joy as I learn more about acoustic guitar. I really do like the Seagulls, one is spruce-topped and the other has cedar. Very friendly guitars for me to learn and play with.…"
"I understand how you feel. In my own teaching practice I don't teach songs, which sometimes disappoints prospective students. I am happy to help a student learn any song they are interested in learning, but I view that as being secondary to…"
"Thanks for the encouragement and the comments Ken. I am having fun with my guitar and spending anywhere from 1 - 4 hours per day practicing and working on the course materials. It is well structured with a solid and clear teaching approach.
"Scott, welcome to the group! It's always nice to connect with other players here in Utah. While I'mnot personally familiar with the Gibson L&M series, it sounds to me like you're taking the right approach. What I am familiar with…"
My wife Picked me up Learn and Master Guitar back in the summer of 2011. I have learned alot from Steve and the program. On alot of Tuesdays at 8eastern standard time He holds free live lessons on line."
"I, too, am surprised by the number of people who have posted what amounts to Hundreds of Dollars worth of lessons via YouTube and other sources online. Pleasantly surprised I must add! I am truly enjoying learning a new trick. Being "an old…"
"Welcome, Scott. Sounds like you have plunged into this guitar thing with both feet (well, both hands anyway). I have no experience with the instructions and instructors you mention, but there are indeed some very good ones online. …"
"Picked up the Gibson Learn and Master course with Steve Krenz as the instructor a few weeks ago. Just finished with the "Alfred's Basic Book 1" so the first bit of lessons and workshops are things I have already covered. Very happy…"