Improving Playing Speed

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If you are trying to learn a particular song getting the timing down can be tricky for anyone starting out. If you need to improve your playing speed but need a little guidance here are a few tips that can help you out:

10 Tricks to Learn Acoustic Guitar Faster

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Written by Paolo from MusicSkanner.com

If you’re a budding acoustic guitar player, there might be many things that you want to experiment with. But something that almost all guitarists want to do is, play the guitar like a professional. So here are 10 amazing snippets of wisdom that’ll truly help you play the guitar like you always wanted to.

Learn Proper Picking Technique

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When learning a new skill on the guitar it is important to practice the right way from the beginning. Not only will this help you learn faster but it may also prevent injuries down the road.

Proper Picking Techniques

In the video, guitarist Nate Savage does an excellent job in covering the basics for learning proper picking techniques to get you going. Working with these general tips will greatly increase your playing ability.

Major Milestones in Guitar History

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Put together by TakeLessons.com

When you’re learning guitar it’s important to learn a little bit about the instrument’s origins. From the early designs to amplification, here’s a look back at guitar history, as well as the story of “Rock n Roll” from Denver, CO instructor Kirk R…