Learning to Play Guitar Tips

David GilmourLearning to play guitar isn't always easy. We do our best to make it simpler for you, but we don't make outrageous promises that you’ll be able to play in 30 days or less. It's going to be hard work. The lessons on this page offer you all kinds of tips and advice that will help you learn to play guitar as well as you can.

Jan30
Guitar Fretboard

Knowing where, exactly, all the notes are on your guitar’s fretboard will ultimately make you a more creative guitar player.

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Dec22

Tom Hess, guitarist for the epic metal band Rhapsody Of Fire and a mentor to professional musicians worldwide, gives advice about how to make it in the music industry.

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Dec12
Video thumbnail for youtube video The Secret to Expressing Emotion in Music - Guitar Noise

One of the greatest abilities you can have as a musical artist is to be able to take any idea or emotion and accurately convey it in music.

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Dec06

10 Ways to Market Your Guitar Playing

It’s good to be noticed and appreciated for your guitar playing. Here are ten marketing tips you can use to help build a name for yourself.

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Dec12

To allow your musical feeling to emerge and give life to the notes you play, you must have the technique required to produce those notes in the first place.

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Sep30

Teaching yourself guitar runs the risk of developing some potentially harmful habits. You can avoid many common beginners’ mistakes with these helpful tips from David Hodge.

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Sep30

There are lots of guitar tutorials. Tom Hess explains how knowing precisely what you should be practicing will help you get the results that you want.

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Sep15

Jamie Andreas’ offers her secrets to “going for the music,” helping your musical performances channel the very soul of music from you to your listeners.

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