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Classical Guitar Technique: The Barre Chord

This post is going to show you how to effectively play a barre chord: the  classical guitar technique for playing chord shapes higher up the fretboard. And hopefully reduce that annoying buzzing sound when you use barre chords. To Barre or Not Barre? A barre chord is the guitar’s answer to shifting key center harmony.Read More…

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Approaching Etude No. 1 Villa-Lobos

This post deals with how to approach learning the awesome Etude No. 1 by Villa-Lobos. It has a series of videos that will walk you through how to learn and effectively practice this study. It is the first lesson in the #villalobos12in12 challenge. Get the Study Guide All the video lesson below correspond to theRead More…

Which Villa-Lobos Book Should I buy? (A Quick Overview)

This quick overview will help you decide which Villa-Lobos edition to buy, tell you what is available, and point out where you can get free copies. Check it out below. The Villa-Lobos Edition Confusion. When I first started playing guitar, we were told to buy the only edition available at the time (see below picRead More…

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Classical Guitar Master Micro Study 6

Classical guitar master micro study 6 – RH string crossing & picado technique – is part of the #6stringinspiration series of short and sweet studies that target very specific ideas. These are for those who have very little time and want huge gains from tight focused practice ideas. Guitar Master Micro Study  – RH StringRead More…