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I Want to Learn How to Play Guitar

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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 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 28

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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

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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

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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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    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 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

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    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 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
    wolfy14 wolfy14 16-17, F 1 Response May 15

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    Re: Play Guitar

    I want take some lessions.
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2008

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    Bought a guitar yesterday. It's a fender acoustic guitar. Later, I will save some money for a Gibson guitar! Learning some chords, it will be fun to learn to play an instrument...
    EsteeVonne EsteeVonne 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I'm learning to play I walk the line by Johny Cash on my guitar
    andrewj2014 andrewj2014 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I'm a guitar teacher and therefore love to play guitar. Summer of 2013 I got my dream guitar. I had been drooling over this guitar on eBay for years, but never really had the money...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 8

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    I want to learn how to play an acoustic guitar. I don't know anything about guitars, but I have done some research and finally settled on a guitar. I'm excited to purchase it and...
    jennied08 jennied08 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    I already know how to play the drums. But now I want to learn how to play the guitar.
    JNye8798 JNye8798 16-17, M Aug 1

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    I play guitar when I'm sad and write lyrics with the melody
    dancerwithheart dancerwithheart 13-15, F Jul 28

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    When I play guitar I feel like I'm escaping reality. When I sing...it's an unbelievable feeling :)
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Aug 3

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    I really do love playing guitar there is just something about it that just relaxing and therapeutic
    Jerry122 Jerry122 18-21, M Aug 8

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    I'm beginning to learn how to play the drums. My ex was a professional drummer and it just inspired me to learn how to play. I want compete in a drum off with him. Haha
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F Aug 1

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    Khadijah062yu Khadijah062yu 31-35, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I learned how to play piano for 6 weeks & then gave it up. I just wasn't interested in it. Now I wish I didn't give it up.
    baraccio baraccio 26-30, M Aug 7

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    http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Want-To-Learn-To-Play-The-Piano/4636394
    Profclouseau Profclouseau 13-15, F Aug 8

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    I have recently viewed Alisa Vitti's TED talk on loving your lady parts and I am very interested in learning how to eat to support my endocrine system. She speaks alot about...
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    I'd hoped to go inside and find out if a tour was on present, no luck right here, the Opera Property was closed! Luck was not with me, a shame as I study it had an elaborate neo...
    Ardellaeh Ardellaeh 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    i learned how! so i guess i can leave this experience. so lya byeee
    piercethemack piercethemack 13-15, M Aug 13

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    I took an interest in guitar about 2 years ago. Now, ever since last year, my uncle teaches me how to play since he knows how. I've learned a lot from him and I'm hoping to one day...
    basketballislife15 basketballislife15 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    Bought an acoustic Framus guitar months ago, and have barely practiced! There seems to be no time in the week. I'm determined to learn, though, no matter how long it takes. :)
    yougoglenncoco yougoglenncoco 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 27

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    for some reason I got put in a Guitar 2 class, when I haven't even taken Guitar 1. but I've actually leaned stuff. and I live in Nashville so my teacher wants us to make either a...
    SailorGoon SailorGoon 13-15, F Aug 14

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    I really want to play the guitar (I already own a acoustic with an electric pickup) but, i don't have any idea were to start, any ideas?
    OrionWolfe OrionWolfe 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 1

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    I'm a very dull person I mean I love to party and I'm sorta outrageously outgoing but sometimes Id like to have a trait I can put to use like sing, draw or play an instrument like...
    RecklessXO96 RecklessXO96 18-21, M Aug 9

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    I love to sing and play my guitar just the feeling of mixing the two makes me feel good
    LaTeAssassin LaTeAssassin 16-17, M Aug 2

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    Just learnt "high and dry" by Radiohead. Loving it!!!! ;D
    Wisdom8 Wisdom8 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I'm getting a new guitar and this has to be my favourite style so far. It's awesome!
    Frankineedles Frankineedles 13-15, F Aug 1

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    I would to learn the drums! I feel that the drums are my kinda instruments...if you know what I mean. I have played other instruments before but have never felt much of a...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have been taking lessons for about 9-10 years. I would be happy to help teach anyone who wants to learn. I must warn everyone here though, that to play piano well, there are many...
    Profclouseau Profclouseau 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    Last night I finished 'Frankensteining' this Squier Strat that my wife had gotten me for my birthday. I put a new neck-maple fretboard, custom antiqued headstock designed by...
    TtotheD TtotheD 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    I started when I was 10. Sometimes I sing while I play
    ohlayla ohlayla 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 3

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    I want to learn Drums and ukulele. I can already play the Ukulele somewhat.
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    Now let's talk about emphasizing. The way you emphasize depends on the style( beat) of a song. If the song is 4/4, you can play the chord that have the same time with the style, my...
    Longnhat5 Longnhat5 13-15, M Aug 5

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    I want to learn because I love music, the piano is calming and it doesn't hurt that Whitney Houston played the piano and she inspires me :)
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Aug 5

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    Diana63by Diana63by 31-35, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    When you play piano, don't forget to bring your feelings, emotions into the song, without it, your skill won't attach to the listener's ear. But how to bring feelings into the song...
    Longnhat5 Longnhat5 13-15, M Aug 4

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    In total, there are many usages for piano: play in a concert, play in a party, for a dance group,....... But, with me, I just divide it into 2 different kind: play a song; and play...
    Longnhat5 Longnhat5 13-15, M Aug 5

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    Another way of playing chords: Instead of playing C + E + G, you can play C + G + C This way is a whole lots better, most pianist play this way.
    Longnhat5 Longnhat5 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 5

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    My cousins have a piano with the keys written on tape on the keys. I started playing the keys and I loved it. We looked up songs in their key ranges for pianos and it inspired me...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F Aug 7

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    I already know how, but willing to explain the concepts behind being a good drummer to anyone who wants to know.
    Othkurik Othkurik 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    The drums. I've always wanted to learn this instrument, I have tried others but I think the drums would suit me.
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    Piano, in which is one of the most flexible instrument in the world have been written. The sound of the tone never ends. Piano doesn't have its limitation. If you keep playing a...
    Longnhat5 Longnhat5 13-15, M Aug 2

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