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Guitar Teaching Tips

Guitar Teaching Tips Tips for Guitar Teachers When setting out to give tips to would be guitar teachers it is important to recognise that “There are many spokes to the centre of the wheel” which is just another way of … Continue reading

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Teaching Guitar To Groups:Problems and Strategies

Teaching Guitar To Groups:       Teaching Guitar to Groups   Teaching Guitar to groups of students is a challenging activity that¬†presents its own problems and opportunities. Experienced guitar teachers come to realise that giving group guitar lessons for … Continue reading

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Teaching Bar Chords on Guitar: A Way Into Music Theory?

Teaching Bar Chords on Guitar The study of bar chords can provide a guitar teacher with an ideal opportunity to build technique and also introduce music theory to their students? There are really two different objectives with regard to bar … Continue reading

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Do you need Grades or Qualifications to Teach Guitar?

Do you need guitar grades or qualifications to teach guitar?   The short answer is No (although there are some exceptions that I’ll come to) You need two things in order to teach guitar effectively 1: Knowledge capability and experience … Continue reading

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Easy Chord Songs For Guitar and why they’re the “best” ones to learn?

Songs featuring “easy” chords are essential when it comes to teaching guitar. When a guitar player is just starting out the biggest thing that we have on our side as guitar teachers is their enthusiasm.¬† Our students believe that (with … Continue reading

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Guitar Teachers who give first lesson free? Big Mistake!

Guitar Teachers who promote their business by giving the “First Lesson Free” may not be sending out the right message to customers? One the one hand they may think that by allowing someone to try their (hopefully wonderful?) services on … Continue reading

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Teaching Guitar Requires No patience At All!

TEACHING GUITAR REQUIRES NO PATIENCE WHATSOEVER! Learning to play the guitar takes a little patience but teaching it requres only understanding. Understanding and patience are two completely different things. I have (almost) no patience (you can ask my wife?). I … Continue reading

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