DADGAD “the other standard tuning” is very popular among acoustic fingerstyle guitarists. The name “DADGAD” spells out the tunings of the guitar’s six strings. In normal tuning, the guitar is tuned, EADGBE. To get to DADGAD, both E strings are … Read the rest
If you’ve been following this Purposeful Practice Series from the beginning, then you’ve set some goals, and have been working toward them. Maybe your current goals are working through a method book, or learning blues guitar, or fingerpicking. But one … Read the rest
You’ve diligently been practicing your guitar. You can tell that you’re improving. Chord changes are coming easier. You’re getting songs up to tempo. You know inside that you’re getting better. Aren’t you?
One way to gauge your real progress is … Read the rest
You may be wearing one of the most effective guitar-practice tools on your wrist — a digital watch with a countdown timer. If you don’t have a countdown timer on your watch get yourself a digital kitchen timer. I bought … Read the rest