Hello! It's crazy to think about how quickly time flies by. It seems like only yesterday I was moving home from Regina and starting summer classes. When I started this course I thought that this class wouldn't be as difficult as it has been. I say this because learning a subject online in addition to … Continue reading Wrapping up Guitar
Hello fellow bloggers! At last my semester is coming to an end. Learning the guitar has been a challenge. I struggled with finding time to practice and feeling confident with my learning. There were so many times when I would give up in frustration because the guitar wasn't sounding right. I still haven't been able … Continue reading Check out these chords!
Hello those who are interested in my guitar learning projects! One of the biggest challenges I've encountered is finding time to practice my skills. It's really hard to find a balance between work, my rec soccer team and the two classes I'm taking this spring. I constantly tell myself that I need to practice for … Continue reading My poor, sore fingers
Hello to all my wonderful bloggers! I am so sorry I haven't been consistent with my blog posts for the past couple of weeks. I'm finally at a place where I feel comfortable with sharing my thoughts and feelings with all of you. In May we had a tragic loss in my family. My uncle Kurt passed away … Continue reading Not Your Typical Blog Post
Now that I know the parts of the guitar before I can start playing I need to learn how to tune a guitar. In my last post I learned that the tuning pegs can be found at the head of the guitar. In order to tune a guitar, you need to turn the pegs to … Continue reading Getting in Tune
Hello fellow learning project participants! This week for my learning project I thought it would be a good idea to become acquainted with the guitar; it's parts and how to hold it. Before researching I thought that the parts of the guitar included the body, the neck, frets and the nobs that we turn for … Continue reading Fretting about Frets and Other Parts of the Guitar
For my learning project this semester, I plan on taking up guitar lessons. I've always considered myself to be a musical person. I enjoy singing and know how to play the piano and percussion. Which will be helpful for me in terms of rhythm and pitch. Both my brother and sister are able to play … Continue reading Attempting to Learn Guitar