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Guitar 101

I want to learn how to play guitar. I know nothing about guitars. Help me! [more inside]
posted by Lucinda on Jun 2, 2012 - 17 answers

Guitar Lessons in Cambridge/Somerville(/Boston?)

I have a friend who's looking to learn (rock) guitar. Any firsthand recommendations for teachers in the Somerville/Cambridge area? [more inside]
posted by DoubleMark on May 14, 2012 - 3 answers

Goal: old Patsy Cline songs, off by heart

Lap steel lessons in the Ann Arbor area? [more inside]
posted by finnb on Sep 26, 2011 - 3 answers

Looking for online tools for guitar practice when away from the guitar

Looking for online tools for guitar practice when away from the guitar [more inside]
posted by primer_dimer on Jun 8, 2011 - 6 answers

Help me learn union/protest songs on the guitar

Help me learn some union/protest/solidarity songs, please. [more inside]
posted by willie11 on Mar 28, 2011 - 21 answers

Anyone can play guitar... Fewer can play it well.

I'm an okay guitar player. How can I become a good one? [more inside]
posted by synecdoche on Jan 24, 2010 - 17 answers

Suggest some good web-based or DVD-based guitar lessons for a beginner!

What's the best non-in-person way to learn guitar? I'm looking for either web-based lessons or a DVD. [more inside]
posted by GilloD on Jan 3, 2010 - 8 answers

Help for a musically challenged future guitar player

Want to learn to play the guitar. Recently discovered the guitar I have is classical, not western acoustic. Can I still learn how I want? And other questions from a non-musical dreamer. [more inside]
posted by nokry56 on Dec 6, 2009 - 22 answers

That sounds "Polly Wolly Crappy!"

Guitar teacher filter: What's the best contemporary guitar method book for beginning (younger) guitar students? [more inside]
posted by hector horace on May 31, 2009 - 4 answers

Online guitar instruction?

Is there a great, free website where a child with no prior experience can learn to tune and play her new guitar? [more inside]
posted by daisyace on Jan 13, 2009 - 2 answers

Guitarfilter

Guitarfilter: Looking for the best online guitar instruction sites. [more inside]
posted by kjl291 on Sep 10, 2008 - 6 answers

While my guitar gently weeps... for me?

At what point do you give up on trying to learn a musical instrument? Are some seemingly "normal" skills impossible for some people to learn even with time and instruction? Can lack of skill trump desire? [more inside]
posted by pixlboi on Apr 24, 2008 - 51 answers

Anyone can play guitar

Advice and resources for a guitar teacher? [more inside]
posted by ludwig_van on Feb 8, 2008 - 5 answers

Buy & Learn Guitar

I've decided to start taking guitar lessons. Where should I buy my guitar? Know any good instructors? I'm in San Francisco. [more inside]
posted by BeaverTerror on Jan 7, 2008 - 8 answers

Lessons...With Strings Attached.

I'm looking for tennis lessons in London....and some guitar lessons / workshop. As you may have guessed these are unrelated. Can anyone offer any recommendations for either? [more inside]
posted by mjlondon on May 15, 2007 - 0 answers

Suggestions for Manhattan guitar lessons?

Any good guitar teachers in NYC that won't be too expensive for a student? [more inside]
posted by suedehead on Feb 4, 2007 - 6 answers

Can anyone suggest DC/Baltimore area guitar teachers?

I am looking for a guitar teacher in either DC or Baltimore. I am at an intermediate level (mostly rock). I used to take lessons but haven't in about 8 years, so I'm rusty. I am looking for someone with an excellent reputation, which I am willing to pay for. Does anyone have any suggestions?
posted by jules1651 on Nov 6, 2006 - 4 answers

Where do people share guitar licks/riffs/etc?

I just bought a Telecaster but I don't know any country licks! [more inside]
posted by mragreeable on Oct 23, 2006 - 7 answers

Help me start my guitar teaching side biz

Last week AskMe helped me decide to start giving guitar lessons. I've taught many people how to play, but never formally or for pay. I live in an urban area surrounded by schools and rec centers, so getting the word out by flyer will be easy. In order to be properly prepared there is ... [more inside]
posted by snsranch on Oct 3, 2006 - 14 answers

Teaching music to the blind

I've been asked to give music lessons to a young blind boy. He has been blind since birth, and he is a music fanatic. Please help me figure out the best approach to take in teaching him about music. [more inside]
posted by davey_darling on Sep 22, 2006 - 21 answers

Flamenco guitar lessons/self study

I play some classical guitar (mostly self-taught), and after watching a few flamenco videos on youtube and elsewhere, got enthusiastic about flamenco. How can I find a flamenco guitarist around Atlanta who would teach me? Are there good DVDs, or book/CD combinations for self-study?
posted by palet on Jun 15, 2006 - 3 answers

Bluegrass guitar or mandolin teacher in NYC?

I'm looking for a bluegrass mandolin and/or guitar teacher in new york city - specifically someone near Columbia University or on the upper west side (or who would travel there for lessons). Have tried finding one on craig's list and looked at flyers at music stores. Any suggestions on how to find such a teacher, or knowledge of such a person?
posted by davidvan on Apr 21, 2006 - 9 answers

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