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Drop D Alternate Guitar Tuning

Drop D Alternate Guitar Tuning

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Here's a video lesson on how to tune your guitar to the popular “Drop D” alternate guitar tuning. I particularly like this when I play instrumental songs in the key of D. The low bass note sounds beautiful.   Facebook0Google+0Twitter0Pinterest1  ...

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The Beginner’s Guide to Restringing Your Guitar

The Beginner’s Guide to Restringing Your Guitar

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What you need: Classical or Acoustic Guitar Strings Electronic Tuner Wire cutters or Guitar Tool Recommended: Peg Winder Cleaning Cloth Guitar Cleaner/Polish Fretboard Conditioner Pencil (for lubrication at nut) Guitar Headstand towel or other cloth (to protect the guitar) ACOUSTIC GUITAR RESTRINGING Preparing the Guitar To begin, setup on a nice flat surface such...

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Learning Guitar If You’re Left Handed?

Learning Guitar If You’re Left Handed?

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If you are left-handed, should you learn left handed (upside down and backwards), or just stick with the way a right-handed person plays? And the answer is...it depends. It depends on whether you are brand new and have never picked up the guitar or you have been working at it for a while. WHAT DOES PLAYING "LEFT-HANDED" REALLY MEAN? Here’s the deal: playing guitar...

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Why & How to Use A Capo

Why & How to Use A Capo

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In this lesson I explain what a guitar capo is and how to use it effectively. At the end of the lesson “Guitar Capo Explained” I'll show you a unique use for the guitar capo that many guitarist don't know. I'll even show you a famous song that uses this technique.     Download The Cheat Sheet Here: How To Use A Guitar Capo   Cool Tips For Using A Guitar Capo The...

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