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20 Songs with Only One Chord Sequence

If you have ever found yourself in an open jam, with musicians from varying background, you have likely found yourselves asking this question: “What song should we play?” Some rock songs that may be common ground – Beatles songs familiar to many musicians — are...

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Guitar Heroes Are Real. Be a Hero.

Guitar lessons are transformative. Not only do they transform you into a nimble, quick-footed musician, but they turn mere mortal into superheroes. We are familiar with the notion of a “guitar hero,” but this idea is more than hype. Guitar players are true heroes in...

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Re-wire Your Brain With Guitar Lessons

Taking guitar lessons can help you in a myriad of ways. The satisfaction of being able to strum chords is palpable. Fingerpicking a song while someone sings along? A true delight. Ripping into a solo while a drummer and bassist keep the groove going? It’s...

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Boosting Your Cincinnati Music Lessons with Online Tools

Phone and tablet based apps are proving to be marvelously helpful to musicians – from beginners to seasoned professionals. “Fake books” – i.e. sets of staff-paper charts for jazz musicians to read “heads,” or melodies, of well-known jazz standards – used to be heavy tomes....