Why Classical Guitar?

“The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.” – Albert Einstein [/caption] Mention “classical guitar” to many beginning guitarists and you will get a whole host of reactions, from “what’s that?” to “do you mean classic rock?” to “why would you want to play that on guitar?”. Despite a […]

Harmony Puzzle: The Short Answer

Students often ask me “how do you know what chords to use when writing a song?” My mind races. I take a deep breath and think, “there is a short answer and a really long answer. This is a half-hour lesson, it’s best to stick with the short answer. Seriously, I’ll stick with the short answer…” […]