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Approaching Etude No. 5 Villa-Lobos

This post deals with how to approach learning the awesome Etude No. 5 by Villa-Lobos. It has a series of videos that will walk you through how to learn and effectively practice this study, with extra lessons on planting and nailing the the texture. It is the fifth in the series for the #villalobos12in12 challenge.Read More…

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Villa-Lobos Etude 4 Micro Study 1 – Chords

Villa-Lobos Etude 4 Micro Study 1 is a guitar lesson designed to help with playing repeated chords, in this case to help with Etude 4 by Villa-Lobos. These extra lessons ar all part of the #villalobos12in12 challenge. Villa-Lobos Etude 4 Chords This is a short micro study which will help get closer to all thoseRead More…

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Villa-Lobos Etude 3 Micro Study 1b

Villa-Lobos Etude 3 slurs practice in Micro Study 1b is a guitar lesson designed to help with playing slurs, in this case to help with Etude 3 by Villa-Lobos. These are extra lessons and are part of the #villalobos12in12 challenge. Villa-Lobos Etude 3 Slurs This is a short micro study which will help get closerRead More…

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Villa-Lobos Etude 3 Micro Study 1a

Villa-Lobos Etude 3 slurs practice in Micro Study 1a is a guitar lesson designed to help with playing slurs, in this case to help with Etude 3 by Villa-Lobos. These are extra lessons all part of the #villalobos12in12 challenge. Villa-Lobos Etude 3 Slurs This is a short micro study which will help get closer toRead More…

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Classical Guitar Technique: The half Barre Chord

This post is going to show you how to effectively play a half barre chord: the classical guitar technique for playing chord shapes higher up the fretboard, but across a smaller set of strings. And hopefully reduce that annoying buzzing sound when you use the half barre chord. To half Barre or Not 1/2 Barre?Read More…