Learn Andante no. 1 for classical guitar from F. Carulli's Opus 241 in guitar tab, standard notation with study notes and audio demo.
Want to win loyal fans? Start by going the extra mile whenever you can. Check out these 15 easy-to-use tips on how you can stand out from your musical competition.
Sometimes, as musicians, things don’t always go our way, but you just have to do what you just have to do in order to prevail.
There are different ways to go about learning a musical instrument. These are the pros and cons of each method.
Let’s face it, if you are just like everyone else out there, you just aren’t going to stand out. That’s why you have to do the music your way.
An easy classical guitar piece by Ferdinando Carulli. Standard music notation and guitar tablature are provided along with an audio recording and study notes for learners.
Every musician encounters bumps in the road at some point. With saxophonists, the problems might look like a hurting inner lip, register issues, getting certain notes out, or other things one might not even realize. This article will consist of many common issues, with corresponding solutions.
Performance anxiety can be problematic especially with those who have the desire and talent to be on stage but can't seem to overcome that fluttery feeling in their stomachs.
It's great to be an excellent technical player but, in the end, you need to know a lot of songs to get out there to get steady paid gigs.
Harmony is the “meat and potatoes” of music. It's not always easy to hear harmony sometimes, but this article aims to help you identify different types of harmony.
An easy classical guitar piece by Fernando Sor for classical or fingerstyle guitarists with tab, notation, audio track and some study notes for easy learning.
Learn this popular and easy classical guitar theme and variations by the famous guitar composer, Giuliani. Full guitar score, study notes and audio track are included.
If you're thinking of investing in piano lessons for your child (or yourself), you need to hear from a seasoned veteran piano educator on the pros and cons of organized piano study.
Further reharmonization of a twelve bar progression in G. In-depth theory, professional transcriptions, video guitar lessons.
Learn about five important concepts that can help you beat songwriter's block. Creative blocks occur for many reasons, but as musicians there are a few things we can do to keep on writing songs when times get tough.
Every musician knows that you can never stop learning. When you are fortunate enough to gig as much as I do, you learn a lot of stuff.
The Hapi drum is a steel tongue drum that needs minimal musical expertise to play. Here are a few techniques, complete with a video guide, to get you started today!
Learn Minuet in G by J.S.Bach | Standard notation, guitar tablature, audio track and study notes are included.
Learning to strum the ukulele can seem intimidating, but if you follow these simple steps it can set you well on your way to playing with ease.
Another easy classical guitar piece by the 19th century guitar virtuoso, Mauro Giuliani—tab, notation, playing tips, and audio demo are included for easy learning.
Understand the Circle of Fifths, what keys in music are, how they're formed and how they relate to each other in music.
Most of us have a favorite song that we like to play or listen to, but how many of us are fluent in a musical instrument? Read this article to learn more about how music can enrich your life!
Nobody really likes a job with a boss breathing down your neck and nagging about deadlines and TPS reports. I'm here to tell you that there is hope - and big perks that come with working for yourself!
Form in music is the structure or “blueprint” of the composer. This article will show you how you can listen to music through the form and understand it better.
A haunting chord melody arrangement of God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen. Also arranged for sing along or guitar duet. Chords, melody, strumming pattern. High quality transcriptions, tab, videos and theory.
I feel that sometimes we need to take an objective look at ourselves as musicians and assess our worth. In this article I explain why.
Many things are overlooked when you first start playing gigs. Among those things overlooked are the things you need to bring.
For classical and fingerstyle guitar players—a simple piece by Spanish composer Aguado. Tab, notation, audio and playing notes included for easy learning.
I have a fairly long set list, which is nice. But equally important is the order of the songs on the list. Allow me to explain as to why that is.
Learn how to deal with the criticism and negativity that comes with playing guitar in public. Don’t let the haters bring you down!
So you want to learn how to play guitar? Well join the club, because people from all over the world want to do exactly what you want to as well. What separates you from the rest? It all comes down to whether you've got motivation and that little...
It should not take too long to set up for a gig. I have some suggestions to help you do it more quickly.
Play Sor's Study in D Opus 35 no.17 for classical guitar in notation and tab with audio demo and playing help for learners.
Learn how notes are named in music after the first seven letters of the alphabet plus sharp and flat notes.
Always wanted to play a musical instrument? Why not start out with the tin whistle? Learn how to play simple tunes on the tin whistle today.
A rock guitar version of the holiday classic, Do You Hear What I Hear? Composed in the style of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Chords, melody, harmony melody. In-depth theory, pro transcriptions.
When you first start out playing gigs, you don’t realize right away that certain things should be done or avoided. I have a few tips regarding some things a newbie singer might want to think about.
Hendrix popularized the two-note chord hammer on and pull off rhythm fills in songs such as Little Wing and Castles Made of Sand.
An easy classical guitar piece by Fernando Sor. Opus 60 No.14 Read the tab or music notation and hear an audio demo. Study notes included.
Learn this easy classical guitar piece by Giuliani in notation, tab and audio with study notes included for easy learning.
The original version of this guitar instrumental by Jørgen Ingmann. Note for note transcription of both parts combined into one. Very challenging to play! Chords, standard notation, tab, video.
Accompanying on the piano can be as simple or as complicated as you want it to be. Here's one way to create a back-and-forth style of accompaniment that's easy to master.
The trick is to match the meter of the new lyrics with the meter of a song we already know. Lyrics with similar meters can be sung to the same tune. This works for songs within any genre as well as songs from different genres. Learn how to discover the song meter.
Listen to and learn this fairly simple arrangement of the Celtic-Breton folk tune, Kimiad. Playing tips are included.
The House of the Rising Sun is a folk classic and its most famous version was released by The Animals. There are so many ways to play this song in different styles, but this way works nicely.
Once a pianist learns the chord progression for Heart and Soul, they will be able to accompany numerous other popular songs. One strong favorite is the Rodgers and Hart standard "Blue Moon." Even absolute beginners should be able to understand this detailed explanation.