Learning the Guitar

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Learning the Guitar acoustic-guitar

Online resources, reviews, tech and inspiration to help you make the most from learning the guitar.

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Useful tips & tricks and mini-guides to helps you learn the guitar online. Below are the latest few.

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Gabriella Quevedo, a 17 year old from Sweden, has been playing the guitar for only five years. She learnt predominantly through YouTube. Youngsters have a fair amount of time available, and so with hours of practice each day her knowledge grew and grew.

As adults we have, in most cases, less available time. However, putting aside an hour here and there to practice really does pay off.

In the video below Gabriella covers Metallica’s ‘Nothing else matters’:

She discovered another young musician on YouTube, Sungha, who was her inspiration for the particular fingerstyle she uses. You can see Sungha’s cover of Ed Sheran’s ‘Thinking out load’ below: