Is Learning Guitar Hard? Yes! But Don’t Be Put Off

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Before deciding to learn guitar it’s good to know how hard it is. And the honest answer is yes, learning guitar is hard. It requires consistent practice, dedication and putting in a lot of hours. It may look easy when you see people play, even just basic strumming, but it really isn’t. I don’t say …

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Playing Guitar with Small Hands: A Guide (with 7 Top Tips)

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One thing those new to the guitar often worry about is hand size. Sometimes it’s because their hands are big and they have fat fingers. But mostly it’s concern their hands are too small to play guitar. So, can you play guitar with small hands? Yes, although there may be certain chords and stretches that …

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What is a Guitar Lick? A Simple Explanation

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When reading about the music you play on a guitar you might have come across the term ‘guitar lick’. It’s crops up a lot and you will read and hear other guitarists mentioning ‘licks’ all the time. But what is a guitar lick? Simply it’s a musical phrase consisting of a few notes that have …

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Are Guitar Lessons Worth It? The Pro’s and Con’s

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If you’re new to playing the guitar or been self taught for a while you’ve probably considered getting a teacher or taking lessons. It can be overwhelming trying to teach yourself guitar. But are guitar lessons worth it? Well it depends on what you want to achieve and whether you can afford them. Overall though …

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