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wmwilson01
wmwilson01
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Joined: Jan 5, 2009
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Re: learning the fretboard

I just bought the Fretboard Workbook recently, and I really like it. There are a lot of good exercises in it to help you learn the layout, and for th...

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Re: Playing partial chords?

I'd go with fingering the full chord shape. That way, if you're too aggressive with the strumming it will still sound right except a little fatter th...

14 years ago
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Re: Really frustrated

Does anyone here play D by barring the first 3 strings on the 2nd fret with the first finger and using the ring finger on the 2nd string 3rd fret? I'...

14 years ago
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Re: Songwriting help

Just as a quick note, I've been reading and various other columns on here. I just might be a little over my head here....

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Re: Tips for taking private lessions

You do want to make sure that your teacher is giving you technical guidance. There are always fine points in how you hold a pick, how your fingers mo...

14 years ago
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Re: Tips for taking private lessions

@NoteBoatAny thoughts on major milestones that an average student should expect to meet in some reasonable timeframe? I've been taking 1/2 hour priva...

14 years ago
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Re: Can I Be Taught To Change Chords?

I'm not sure if this would work for you or not, but have you tried practicing chord changes without looking at your hand/fretboard? I see a lot of si...

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Re: FingerPicking

I've been taking lessons for about 9 months now, and I've sort of decided that I'm quite partial to the sounds that can be produced by fingerpicking. ...

14 years ago
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Re: Question about learning sheet music

I've been lucky enough to have an instructor who's teaching me sheet music, but now I have the hardest time with tab. Tab has been shockingly difficu...

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Re: Post your 2009 goals

I've been playing Since March 08... Taking lessons since September.My teach and I just set my 2, 4, and 12 month goals and I think I'm in for it this ...

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Re: Strap/Jack

I think I have this issue too, and am equally unable to ask such silly questions. I have an acoustic electric and the end pin jack is just too big fo...

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Re: Post your 2009 goals

I've been playing for about 7 or 8 monthsI play mostly acoustic, but just bought an electric too.My goal for 2009 is to play "St. Patrick's Day" by Jo...

14 years ago
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Re: What to do when you are feeling disheartened?

I've been going through this recently too. I've been taking lessons for about 6 months and have recently decided that I think I'm actually getting wo...

14 years ago