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I Want to Learn How to Play Guitar

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 269 People

    Barely Got Started

    I bought a cheap acoustic guitar a few years ago.  I spent some time getting familiar with the fret board, learning about tabs, practiced my rhythm and scales, played a few simple tunes from books, and browsed numerous websites.  I learned a lot about music which...
    ferndill ferndill 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 6, 2009

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    I'm having some trouble switching between G

    major and D major, any tips or exercises I could do? Or should I just keep trying to go back and forth?
    Justaguy03 Justaguy03 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 12, 2014

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    Re: Play Guitar

    I want take some lessions.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2008

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    I used to play guitar

    and i used to go to class but my parents out of blue stop me from going to class and i was really sick after and i couldnt practice and i forgot everything i used to know...but i really want to learn how to play
    Pbehnaz Pbehnaz 18-21, F Jan 26

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    One of my dreams actually

    but I don't have the time to learn, if ever I have that so called time, that time always go to something else. I should have done this way way back before TT so I envy those who can even just strum...
    nyliemax nyliemax 18-21 Apr 6, 2014

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    I am learning how to play guitar via the game

    Rocksmith 2014. So far I am improving slowly. I still haven't learned how to do chords yet though.
    superalanliu superalanliu 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2014

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    Why Not?

    Though it seems soooo complicated cause i know absolutely nothing about music.but i really want to know how to play guitar.it's magic sound can make a day when you feel down.or it can share your sadness by it's wonderful soul touching chords.yeah chord...that's it i need to learn...
    pro0ject pro0ject 26-30, F Dec 23, 2009

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    I have a electric guitar

    that I want to learn how to play but don't know how to practice or what to practice I tried videos but I just get more confused and upset I don't understand anything if anyone knows how please help me I need a tutor or a guide
    YangXiaoLong14 YangXiaoLong14 13-15, F 1 Response May 15, 2014

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    I tried teaching myself a few years ago

    but gave up on it shortly after I started. I want to learn again to have a new hobby and because I also sing and I want to play music in a band one day.
    thewindowshopper thewindowshopper 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28, 2014

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    Why?

    i have always wannted to play the guitar i have started and doing quite well i would love some day to make my own songs (:  
    babeyRawr babeyRawr 13-15, F Sep 3, 2009

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    but I don't how to play guitar :(
    PipayR PipayR 22-25, F 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    So you want to play guitar?
    InappropriateKangaroo InappropriateKangaroo 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I live in Cleveland Ohio and I'm a trans girl who wants to be played with
    Tessa1997 Tessa1997 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    I live in Cleveland Ohio and I'm a trans girl who wants to be played with
    Tessa1997 Tessa1997 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    I love my guitars and love to play
    daffyduck97 daffyduck97 16-17, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I have been playing since I was 15, my mom bought me my first guitar at a pawn shop for Christmas, I played that thing a lot, still have it and its in pretty good condition still...
    squeezenbiteme squeezenbiteme 31-35, M 1 Response May 15

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    im getting used to playing chords. but cant figure out how to play a bar chord.
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M 2 Responses May 11

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    Lol, well, like, I just got one yesterday. I've been wanting to learn it. If I don't like it it's not a waste of money cuz I got it free. And I can easily just give it back.
    H8M4CH1N3 H8M4CH1N3 13-15, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Been playing for around 46 years just recently figured out most of John Petrucci solo album song Glasgow Kiss by ear its amazing and the perfect therapy my guitar is my life and...
    samara11besc samara11besc 51-55 3 Responses May 14

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    This is my first album I have written on my own. It's not perfect but it was all recorded mostly over a year ago except for the lead ambient guitars in A Walk Down the Beach. If...
    Jonnyguitar877 Jonnyguitar877 26-30, M May 16

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    I have been wanting just to be able to meet a female&establish a true friendship then to do thngs. Play. No not sexually. Not yet.
    Sugasug Sugasug 41-45, M 6 hrs ago

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    Started playing in highschool. Before that I played alto sax through middle school and high school as well. It was tough but I'm so glad I hung in there :) I just bought my first...
    TheShowOffBrand TheShowOffBrand 22-25, M 2 Responses May 15

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    I am relearning to experience the world in a more playful way. To see, to touch, to create, to explore and to feel joy.
    WhisperingTrees WhisperingTrees 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I'm taking violin lessons. I really want to do the piano but violin is pretty cool too. These are a list of songs that I know how to play. Jingle bells Can can Lightly row Ode to...
    PikachuIsPikachu PikachuIsPikachu 18-21, F May 14

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    I have my mothers piano, she got it when she was 8 or 9, so its a family heirloom, I can read music and I know basic theory, she taught me a little bit when I was young. I would...
    squeezenbiteme squeezenbiteme 31-35, M May 15

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    I thought I start with the Keyboard, but I feel like I'm too old to start. I have no background in music. I didn't take any classes during my school years. I don't have much free...
    NooffenseIsuck NooffenseIsuck 18-21, F 1 Response May 14

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    I'm always fettling with my fingers pretending I'm keying a piano. Even though I've never played.
    MsPetrichor MsPetrichor 22-25, F 1 Response May 15

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    Finally...I'm on the road to practice driving more and hopefully get my license and buy car by the end of the year that is my goal. I know I should a learn this when I was 16 but...
    the808heartbreak the808heartbreak 18-21, F Apr 29

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    Motorcycles are awesome and hot! I badly want a ride! I hope I'll have one in the future :D Its one of my secret wish :D
    BuoyantWaters BuoyantWaters 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I read about sixty guides to try and teach myself how to astral travel today but finally had success with my SpiritReport.com mentor. Turns out it's easier to get a hang of it...
    WiccaWitches WiccaWitches 31-35, F May 7

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    I miss this guy i used to date :( he loved to run his fingers through my hair and would always say how good it smelled. He would say it smelled so "fragrant" lol, i loved his...
    deadgirlsfairytale deadgirlsfairytale 26-30, F 4 Responses May 10

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    I used to get really upset if people were mean to me. Now I don't care, because it is just not worth my time. If they want to be an ***, that has nothing to do with me. I can be...
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F 1 Response May 16

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    I'm very disorganised i tend to hold on to unimportant things that have no direct or indirect benefit and actually end up missing out on the things i need how does a person resolve...
    Khyr Khyr 16-17, M May 19

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    And I sincerely apologize for such tripe..... Shattered glass scattered about, slivers slicing across tender soft flesh. She feels far more than you may see. Simplicity isn't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I want a guy/girl to play with my p..u..s..s..y and b..o..o..b..s right now. horny too much.
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses May 2

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    I love to play with hairs. I am an admirer of beautiful hairs. I wud love to talk about hairs with gals. Interested gals can msg me, preferably those from India.
    damcrazykid damcrazykid 22-25, M May 15

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    Recently started a YouTube channel due to the large amounts of songwriting I usually do. Just started it up last night, uploaded a video :) please sub if you can! https://m.youtube...
    OmNimnom OmNimnom 13-15, M 1 Response May 11

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    Thanks all for being so receptive to my last post here :) I've been working on an independent album and just recorded a rough unplugged demo of a version of Cult of Personality I...
    TheShowOffBrand TheShowOffBrand 22-25, M May 16

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    New song: Submission Now I spoke about submission, but sometimes there wasn't a rope break. Ya see it was no disqualification, so it was my job to keep you safe... Go all out for...
    TheShowOffBrand TheShowOffBrand 22-25, M May 19

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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cH40mzyeCBI New original song "submission". Feedback appreciated.
    TheShowOffBrand TheShowOffBrand 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    It's like a musical friend
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 days ago

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    It's like a passion more than a hobby, at least for me
    coronahayden coronahayden 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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