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by gretsch.guitar.girl
Thu Jun 12, 2008 3:40 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: jazz
Replies: 16
Views: 7879

Playing in chords

If you are not yet used to it you should also try getting used to improvising chord to chord and not on a general key like most blues/rockers do. You can start with simple songs, or simple standards from the real books and get yourself into playing the chords notes on each passing chord. From there ...
by gretsch.guitar.girl
Thu Jun 12, 2008 3:34 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: stuck in a big rut
Replies: 32
Views: 14410

Inspiration

Other than guitar lessons and further knowledge, it really helps to just get generally excited by some new music or by a specific guitar player. Go watch some concerts, live, DVD or even youtube. Try to find things that get you excited about playing. Sometimes hearing someone you really want to play...