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When playing the guitar, there is more going on than just creating what is heard.  Around that you need to be in control of the rest of the strings, silencing any that are not being played.  For example, if you are playing the chord of...

Remember when you were a child?  You played freely, lived in the moment, and did not worry about what was next.  It is important to have this freedom of play in your jamming abilities as a musician.  Sure, if you are playing a song where...

Having the dynamic ability to go beyond the rhythm and melody is going to make you a better soloing guitarist.  Don’t just focus on one point; surround the rhythm with infinite points.  There are many, many things you can do (endless).  You may start with...

It is important to know every note on the guitar.  No matter what fret you hold on what string, your goal should be to be able to know each note without thinking twice.  Start by learning the names of each string.  You should be able...

Ninety Percent of your training as a musician should be solo.  You have to sit down on your own and practice the things you learn.  It’s the job of a good teacher to show you what you need to propel you forward.  They can show...

Pick a note to locate (for example E) and set your metronome to 65.  Then proceed to locate that note on the 6th string in all positions with each click of the metronome. Proceed to the 5th string (without missing a beat), then the 4th...