It’s fun to pick up the guitar and learn an easy song really quickly. The immediate reward of learning an easy song is a great feeling. Trying harder songs, however, can be daunting. When deciding which songs to bring in to your guitar lessons, by all means go for songs that you like, but don’t […]
Understanding Keys and Scales What defines scale? What defines a key? How do you know what key a song is in? In this video, Darren answers all these questions. He takes you through understanding what scales and keys are. Discover how a clearer understanding of keys and scales can support your everyday guitar playing.
Glissando for Guitar: Tips To Improve Your Sliding Technique “Glissando” is a continuous slide upwards or downwards between two notes. Guitar players commonly refer to the technique of glissando as “sliding.” Macquarie gives you some tips on how to improve your glissando. Enjoy and give this one a try yourself!
Great Sitting Posture For Guitar Playing Great posture helps facilitate great guitar playing! In this video, Darren shows you how to sit with your guitar in a way that facilitates great technique, avoiding muscles tension and fatigue when you play. Enjoy!
Beat Holiday Regression – How to Maintain Guitar Progress Over Christmas Christmas holidays – a chance for you to relax and enjoy some much-needed time off. It’s also a chance for you to forget some things you’ve learned, and undo some of the good work you’ve done throughout the year! How can your guitar progress […]