I purchased a Corcoran Guitar at the beginning of this year. (2010) I have have had the opportunty to own and play many high end guitars, but this one is in a class of its own. I purchased an OM model made of all solid woods, rosewood back and sides and California redwood top from Big Sur. The guitar has a cantilevered neck which…
Pete Christie has released several successful CD's, either as solo albums or as a duo with Pete Wallbridge on bass guitar. This album takes Pete in a new direction, incorporating keyboards, drums, percussion, backing vocals and a brass band all to excellent effect. His…
Are there any big opportunities that anyone knows of? I'm talking Network TV, major radio, superstar artist, lessons, book writing? I'm capable of anything on the guitar with some practice. If anyone is out there looking to do online skype lessons to, I do those and would love to help you out. www.guitarlancer.com
This winter is being heated constantly by hot performances of the best guitarists in the world. In different locations and on different occasions Joe Satriani, Jeff Beck, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and Eric Clapton perform their magic in front of the audiences. The famous Crossroads Guitar Festival, organized by Clapton since 2004, will be held once more in Toyota Park in Bridgeview. The lineup has already been announced and fans will be delighted to hear guitar masters such as the… Continue
Added by sara john on February 20, 2010 at 2:15am —
Spent some time today working on the Cole Clark NA Acoustic Guitar online community page ! I had a lot of fun actually, and learned some cool new tricks along the way. I was really impressed with the options you have when planning a AGC page.
So check it out !
I also put up three new videos.
Jerry Douglas playing a VioLap. Trevor Green playing a FL2A at NAMM… Continue
I conduct several workshops throughout the year, ranging from an afternoon to two-weeks long, covering a variety of guitar-related topics, from right-hand technique to improvisation to the Creative Process. Without fail, a favorite topic in these workshops is my nail care routine.
This is partly because of a quirky little factoid for which I am known, for better or worse: I haven't broken a playing nail since 1982. That's not a typo--Nineteen Eighty…
Working on a free excel application to help singers find their range and best keys for any given song...along with capoing info for their five favorite keys to play in. Free for the asking...just want feedback.
This came from playing in bluegrass jams where folks typically play in G, A, C or D. Many songs are traditionally associated with a given key. So...some try to sing in the traditional key, me for instance, and don't fit at all. My music theory isn't all that strong, and…
In teaching thousands of guitar students
from all over the world, I have noticed the same problems that students
create during their practice sessions at home and during their guitar
lessons. In this article "The 5 Biggest Mistakes That Students Make", I
have listed five of the most common and problematic reasons that
prevent students from getting to their next level of guitar playing
ability. If you are a guitar student, you just may… Continue
This is cool. Since I was 6 i have wanted to be in a video game and only 28 years laters I'm there! This is Jam Legend a guitar hero type game you can play online. On the full site you can even plug in a Guitar Hero or Rock Band Controller - how cool is that? Finally I can play my own songs on a plastic guitar, YES!!!!
This is a brilliant tool for musicians to connect with listeners - you have to apply to be an artist, they are only taking a few people a week… Continue
Added by Matt Stevens on February 16, 2010 at 9:11am —