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How To Leave Your Day Job & Teach Guitar For A Living In The ..

Wish you didn’t have to work 40 hours every week at a job you hate? If you’re a guitar player, this kind of job will both keep you from playing guitar, and stop you from pursuing a music ..
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How To Easily Get A Lot More Music Gigs

Are you unsure about what you must do to get more gigs? You could be causing problems for yourself by thinking that “venues aren’t looking for bands in this moment, ” or ..
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How You Can Play Kick-Ass Pinch Harmonics On Guitar

Being able to play pinch harmonics will make your guitar playing sounds totally badass. With this single technique, you can add true passion, quickly and easily to your guitar playing. However, if ..
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How To Easily Achieve Guitar Playing Fluency

How To Easily Achieve Guitar Playing Fluency by Tom Hess When you just started practicing guitar, you noticed that you would need to practice many skills for a long period of time (even for years) in .
(June 23, 2015)
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How To Play Excellent Lead Guitar Licks & Solos By Developing ..

Do you know many guitar licks, scales and arpeggios but still can’t play very creatively? If so, you are not alone – many guitarists are in the same boat. However, you shouldn’t ..
(June 22, 2015)
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The Four Keys To Making An Effective Guitar Practice Schedule

How do you feel when practicing guitar for extended practice sessions and making few or no progress at all? Do you know why you are struggling to get better at guitar regardless all the time you are ..
(June 09, 2015)
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How YOU Can Earn 6-Figures Per Year Teaching Guitar

Guitar teaching reality: you can achieve incredible success and earn great money teaching guitar whether you are a total beginner or have been teaching for many years. The world’s most ..
(June 09, 2015)
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How To Quickly Become A Highly Creative Guitarist

Do you believe that becoming a creative musician is a matter of being born naturally talented? That is what I used to think. When I was a young guitarist, negative beliefs like this nearly destroyed ..
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Learn How To Play Guitar Super Fast & Clean Using Perfect ..

Do you ever struggle to play guitar both fast and clean once you reach your top speed? Tons of guitar players have this same issue and attempt to resolve it by “moving their hands ..
(April 27, 2015)
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How To End The Cycle Of “Guitar Teaching Insanity” & Make ..

Einstein is well-known for saying the following about “insanity”: “Insanity is repeating the same failed practices over and over but expecting to get completely different results. ..
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How To Easily Master Challenging Guitar Licks And Solos

You will have an incredibly hard time playing challenging guitar solos if you believe in this invalid myth: “To play great guitar solo licks that contain many kinds of techniques, you need to ..
(March 23, 2015)
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How To Improve Your Guitar Playing By Learning From Steve Vai ..

Start studying guitarist like Steve Vai and you will learn lots of thing from them but JUST if you actually know exactly what to look for. Vai's guitar playing greatness is the outcome from his ..
(March 18, 2015)
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5 Additional Reasons Why 99% Of Guitar Teachers Will Never ..

You can very easily earn six figures per year teaching guitar once you understand how. The first step is to forget about the economy, how big your city is, how many other teachers are out there, or ..
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How To Play Awesome & Exotic Guitar Licks

Tired of playing the same guitar licks over and over using the pentatonic and blues scales? To become a more creative lead guitarist, you must learn how to play with tons of expression – this ..
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How To Teach Your Guitar Students To Be Highly Creative

Before you can become the best local guitar teacher, get tons of new students and make your current students into great musicians you must know how to teach more than just new techniques, licks or ..
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Study Steve Vai's Guitar Playing…And Become A Better Guitar ..

How can studying Steve Vai's guitar playing help YOU become a better player? No, I don't mean that learning Vai songs will improve your guitar playing by itself. This doesn't help you because you ..
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7 Huge Problems With The CAGED System

CAUTION: STOP using the CAGED system right now. If you are using this crippling system, you are in danger of developing 7 problems in your guitar playing: Problem #1: Your Guitar Solos Will Bore ..
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How To Improve The Rest Of Your Guitar Playing By Practicing ..

Are you having trouble with your sweep picking technique? You’re not alone. I struggled with my own sweep picking, years ago. But I have good news for you: even though it may seem difficult ..
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4 Things You Are Doing To Ruin Your Music Career (And What To ..

Why do the majority of musicians never achieve success in the music industry? Do you think it’s because they don’t have the musical talent? Don’t know any important music industry ..
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How To Find Out If You Will Be A Great Guitarist Pt. 1: How ..

Question: What keeps you from becoming a truly great guitar player? Here’s a hint: it’s not that you aren’t technical enough, don’t know much about theory or can’t burn ..
(November 18, 2014)
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The Best Method For Playing Tremolo Picking Guitar Technique ..

Do you strongly desire to play with lightning fast tremolo picking guitar technique? It’s actually a lot easier than you might expect. In reality, tons of guitarists have a hard time playing ..
(October 06, 2014)
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5 Ways To Grow Your Guitar Teaching Business

Why are some guitar teachers able to easily grow highly successful guitar teaching businesses, while the majority struggle to make ends meet?. If you want to become a member of the special group of ..
(October 01, 2014)
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How To Make It Easy To Play Guitar Fast

Have you thought about what is the specific thing that all of your favorite guitar players share in common when playing fast? The answer is that all of them play in a way that looks amazingly easy. ..
(September 29, 2014)
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How To Improve Your Sweep Picking To Play Killer Arpeggios

How To Improve Your Sweep Picking To Play Killer Arpeggios One problem I see all the time with many of my guitar students, is a constant struggle to play fast and clean sweep picking arpeggios. ..
(September 15, 2014)
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How To Quickly Become A Professional Musician

Out of all the musicians who try to make it in the music industry, very few ever will. This is because the majority of them spend their time doing things that won’t actually accomplish ..
(September 12, 2014)
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