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I Want to Learn to Play the Guitar

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 325 People

    I've Always Wanted To Learn!!!

    I have always wanted to learn how to play the guitar.  I have my own guitar.  I even have a book for beginners.  My guitar sits in it's case, I dust it off every few weeks.  I always say, "man!!!"  I need to learn how to play this thing.  I did start to learn how to play...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 5 Responses Nov 10, 2008

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    Learning to Play

    Well I am going to learn to play the guitar!! Im beginning to work on my goal. My husband bought me an electric guitar for my birthday! Now, hes checking on lessons for me. I cant wait. Its always been my dream to learn to play the guitar. I cant believe that its finally going to...
    picgirl picgirl 31-35, F 15 Responses Sep 23, 2007

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    I Have Been Inspired. . .

    My idol has inspired me to learn to play the guitar. . .the only problem is I have no idea how to pick one from a store besides just looking at the physical features. I have done my research online and what I know is I need a cord and an amplifier and a pick of...
    ilOV3yOU ilOV3yOU 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 23, 2010

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    My Goal For This Winter

    Many in my family play guitar ranging from rock to country to gospel. Every since I was a kid I wanted to learn to play but just never took the time to learn. Now I am 55 but figure it's never to late to learn. Winter in upon us again with it's long month's of being stuck inside...
    Robert1256 Robert1256 51-55, M 6 Responses Oct 20, 2011

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    A Real One...

    I mean... I am quite good at the guitar on rock band 2 for ps3... but I am actually interested in learning the real thing. I love music. I want to be able to make my own! It's just a matter of buying the stuff I need and finding someone to teach me.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M Aug 30, 2009

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    The Acoustic From a Dead Father

    I've had an acoustic guitar given to me by my father over 15 years ago, well I more inherited it 15 years ago when he passed. I've always been trying to learn for years, then one by one the strings broke, the case came apart, but that didn't stop me, I kept it safe and...
    inconditusLeo inconditusLeo 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 31, 2009

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    My Entire Family Plays...

    I really want to learn to play the quitar and write music. Most of my family plays very well. I think my dad is the only one who doesn't besides myself! In fact three members of my family perform. It is a beautiful instrument! I have had boyfriends that play too and I loved to...
    btrflysfound btrflysfound 41-45 3 Responses Aug 23, 2011

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    DarkLoser DarkLoser 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    A Dust Collector

    I have always wanted to learn how to play a guitar. So finally after retiring last year i decided now was the time. I went and bought a very good guitar and signed up for lessons. So, to make a long story short, i now own a very expensive, dust collecting, musical instrument. So...
    Goodguy09 Goodguy09 61-65, M Mar 17, 2009

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    I want to learn how to play the guitar

    (obviously haha) I just bought an acoustic guitar and was wondering how other people learned,through the internet, self teaching, etc. so ya I'd like to hear about people's stories about learning or if anything interesting happened because of learning or while you were learning
    Justaguy03 Justaguy03 18-21, M Jan 7

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    My parents just surprised me

    and they're giving me guitar lessons OMG!!
    SavannahCole SavannahCole 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    Spice Up That C-Chord!

    Within the realm of music, there are three types of musicians: strokers, blowers and beaters. For all you strokers out there, grab your git-fiddle and lay down your best C-chord. Now that you have it fingered, try this out: take your ring finger which is fingering the note C on...
    sparkumup sparkumup 56-60, M Mar 22, 2013

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    Lessons?

    I'm a full-time guitarist in the midwest - just curious if anyone would be interested in lessons from time to time? I'd be open to bartering my skills for yours - what could you do for me?
    proguitar proguitar 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 4, 2013

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    i really do though, it just seems fun to play i

    don't even know what i am saying
    justchloe justchloe 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 13

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    My Experience In Learning To Play

    G'Day, folks! :) I already play guitar and I have made a couple of replies to posts further down the page. One post in particular talked about collaborating with a friend while taking lessons to speed up the learning curve. The comment I posted to her post needs to be an original...
    sparkumup sparkumup 56-60, M Mar 14, 2013

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    Tigerlily53 Tigerlily53 18-21, F Aug 28

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    RedAndBlack21 RedAndBlack21 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 7

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    I Play Piano, So I Would Like to Play Guitar Also

    My boyfriend knows how to play guitar and he's really good. :) He's taught me a couple songs already. But I can imagine when we start living together that I will get to practice on his guitar all I want, he'll teach me a lot of songs, and he'll give some advice too. It will...
    minnie22mouse minnie22mouse 18-21, F Nov 20, 2008

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    Only Recently

    I am a musician, I play the violin and piano, but recently I've really got into metal, and specifically folk-metal. I've heard the extremely awesome sounds that the guitar can make, and being a curious person, I'm keen to learn this. I am appreciative of the skilled artists out...
    IamcalledS IamcalledS 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 9, 2013

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    Guitar

    I really want to learn to play guitar, i love metallica and ac/dc and wish i could play as good as them
    Iowaguy22 Iowaguy22 13-15, M 3 Responses Apr 24, 2012

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    I want to Play Who willing to play?
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Oct 6

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    I love guitar so much. I just wish I had the guts to play on stage.
    marlyr marlyr 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Im so ready for some adult play. Male or female.. come play .
    Jodyann1 Jodyann1 36-40, F 12 Responses Sep 29

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    I really do, but I can't play it on the laptop because it sucks, but I'm too exhausted to go over to the computer and play it ;-;
    TheSpookyPotato TheSpookyPotato 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Not quite sure what the EP way is, can someone tell me? Or message me to play.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F Oct 9

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    That sounds fun!! Message me if you want to
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    1) I love Nutella 2) I'm 2 grades ahead in school 3) I want to be a microbiologist Guess the wrong one. :)
    MixedEmotions2000 MixedEmotions2000 13-15, M 4 Responses Oct 7

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    What do you want to see, what do you want to know, pm me & ask me anything :-)
    nudienewbie nudienewbie 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    There can be lots and lots to gain from music, it like therapy and sex.. i consider it an aphrodisiac.. lol especially when alcohol is involved.
    Zakkh1994 Zakkh1994 18-21, M Oct 10

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    Idk what I would do if I couldn't create sounds to express the way I feel.
    clamthatjams clamthatjams 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Xbox360 lithedust for minecarft
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    Would you rather go to school in your underpants or get wedgied at a school assembly Would you rather pee every time you stand up or poop every time you sit down Would you...
    luvmyzuki luvmyzuki 13-15, M Sep 28

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    I spy, with my little eye, something beginning with C!
    JustChooseOne JustChooseOne 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 1

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    1. I have been called anorexic many times 2. My boyfriend is also my best friend 3. I live in New Jersey.
    CoveringThePain CoveringThePain 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 5

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    Ok. This might be a laugh. Let's see..... 1. I once spent the entire day dressed as a woman. 2. I once spent an entire week-end in jail 3. I once crashed the car on my driving test...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 6

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    Find the lie 1. A am rich 2. I hate RICHKINGDAVID 3. I am also RICHKINGBADASS 4. I blocked RICHKINGDAVID
    Experiencevisionary Experiencevisionary 13-15, M Oct 6

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    1) I feel uncomfortable around little kids 2) I've been put in a trashcan 5 times 3) I know how to surf
    internetrodo internetrodo 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    Yes please, dying of boredom :c
    CombatBarbie CombatBarbie 18-21, F Oct 7

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    1) I have made a explosive 2) I have shot someone in the foot 3)I'm a Mexican :) now guess
    PabloBoyyyy PabloBoyyyy 16-17, M 3 Responses Oct 7

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    1) I hate little kids but they all seem to love me (2) My friend shot me with a hunting bow and arrow and I almost died (3) I live with only my mom because my parents are separated...
    imbleedinghope imbleedinghope 13-15, F 5 Responses Oct 7

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    1) I love dogs 2) I've had 2 NDE's 3) I'm a witch Which one is the lie? 😁
    jadestone4 jadestone4 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 7

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    1) I'm in a traveling band 2) my middle name is Lynn 3) I'm a closeted book nerd
    cici0307 cici0307 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 7

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    At least they can't delete this one lol
    sniffem sniffem 56-60, M Oct 8

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    What happened to pixalitas Take a Word, Leave a Word game? Why is it gone? It was the most popular page on this whole sight now it's gone because somebody didn't like it? Her...
    JohnnySpot JohnnySpot 46-50, M 6 Responses Oct 8

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    I am legally blind. I am assured to be a billionaire. I was born with both a penis and vagina.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 9

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    I have 7 siblings. and we've done it. █I love it.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 9

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    I'll go first. I'll put you in a black thong. You're turn.
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 9

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    I have written a book that never got published, I'm a professional swimmer and I know a lot about music.
    Nakedness8 Nakedness8 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    Anyone got minecraft on ps4?
    CheeseBomb500 CheeseBomb500 16-17, M Oct 10

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