What your guitarist child should be practicing over the summer holidays.

I’ve had a few questions from parents over the past few weeks about what students should be practicing if they are taking a break from lessons in line with their school holidays. Practicing guitar is not like other school subjects. For young students, things like reading, writing and numeracy are skills that they will continue to Continue reading What your guitarist child should be practicing over the summer holidays.

The Top 5 Christmas Gifts for Your Guitarist Friend

Today is due to be one of the busiest shopping days running up to Christmas so I thought I’d put together a list of 5 simple gifts you could give to a guitarist friend this year. Obviously they’d just love a shiny new American made Gibson or Fender guitar but lets stick within the realms Continue reading The Top 5 Christmas Gifts for Your Guitarist Friend

Guitar Technique for Beginner Guitarists

Guitar Technique There have been lots of books and articles written about “Technique” for the guitar. That is, the best way to actually hold and play the instrument in different situations. The best technique can be a bit of a personal thing and different players may have their own ways of doing things. In the Continue reading Guitar Technique for Beginner Guitarists