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29 Oct 2013

Guitar Lessons Atlanta: Jimmy Cypher - Slow Blues in acoustic guitar lessons E Dominant

Eventually, we opted to go our own way, says Claire. After that, we just grew, mostly by word of mouth. The Petschs intention was to provide a space for high-quality lessons. We wanted teachers who played well, followed music education, enjoyed teaching and working with people, Claire says. They found several seasoned professionals, the newest of which is Johnna Jeong, who has been at Maple Street for about seven years. The teaching staff have had our hands in recording, performing extensively, producing and composing, Jeong says.
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26 Oct 2013

Fretting hand: the hand that is placed on the neck of the guitar and which compresses the strings to produce chords or notes Strumming hand or picking hand: the hand that strikes the guitar strings in order to make sounds Plectrum or pick: a small plastic device that is used to strike the strings Fret markers: parallel markers on the fretboard Fingerpicking: plucking the strings individually, a technique often used by lead guitarists Advice for Left Handed Guitarists When demonstrating the best hand positions for guitar playing, provisions should be made for left handed guitarists. In these cases, a left handed guitar would be preferable, but if necessary, the strings may be reversed. Beware that the lower...



22 Oct 2013

Plus, only a couple of software packages showing the scales on the fretboard were included in the price of the guitar. M-Player, by contrast, came in a 30-day teaser package that includes seven demo songs (Wild Thing by The Troggs, Every Breath You Take by The Police, and Fleetwood Mac's Landslide, among others). After the 30-day trial expires, the software costs $40. And albums of songs by more than two-dozen artists ranging from Barry Manilow to U2 cost $20 apiece. Sure, paying for the songs seems reasonable since presumably the artists who wrote and recorded them get a cut, though it would be nice if Optek were to include another half-dozen or so as freebies. The M-Player software, on the other hand, should...



19 Oct 2013

It should be noted that different players wear the slide on different fingers and the digit chosen will very much dictate the way in which one plays. Jimmys teacher approach in lessons is for students to initially wear the slide on the pinky, as this allows one to play guitar conventionally with the other three digits. However, it should be stressed that many guitar players wear the slide on the second or third fingers, notably slide guitarist Duane Allman. JIMMY CYPHER - ATLANTA'S BEST GUITAR TEACHER OR YOUR MONEY BACK Jimmy's goal at Guitar Lessons Atlanta is to provide the highest yield and most effective guitar instruction available anywhere. He formulated many of his lessons techniques by splicing his...



17 Oct 2013

Rapper and graffiti artist DMN Ology headlines at Cypher

beatmaker. But Turtle and Bakus are the standouts among the standouts here. Listening to them together on a track like Lifes A Trip makes one realize how Learning Curve has seized a moment of opportunity in the wide-open L.A. hip-hop scene. Thanks to the open-mic explosion of the 90s, theres been an anything goes vibe ever since thats allowed SoCal MCs like Turtle and Bakus to do smart, out-there stuff in the underground without feeling the pressure from whatevers trendy in the moment.
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14 Oct 2013

The Documentary: Cypher Like Sign in to YouTube Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to like JayKellMusic's video. Sign in to YouTube Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike JayKellMusic's video. Add to Sign in to YouTube Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add JayKellMusic's video to your playlist. The Documentary: Cypher featuring Yung Butta ( @yungbutta87 ), John Dough ( @fugginamazin ) , A+ ( @a_plus_Styles ), Johnny Lee ( @noaveragemc ), Jay Kell ( @jaydeekell ), and Young G (@youngg713 ). DJ Kidd (@kiddtheDJ ) on the 1s and 2s. Shot in the Z art



11 Oct 2013

PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE MUMBAI:Singer-turned-actor Ali Zafar is reportedly helping Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif in achieving her goal to master the art of strumming. People are raving about Katrina Kaifs rockstar image in her upcoming film Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (MBKD), but not just in films, the Bollywood actress is learning to play guitar even in real life. Zafar is Katrinas co-star in MBKD, which is a love triangle and also stars Imran Khan and during the shoot of the film, he gave Katrina some guitar lessons. It was great working with Ali. The nice thing is that Ali is also a musician and since Im learning how to play the guitar and Im very interested in it, Im trying to learn from whoever I can, said...



08 Oct 2013

Sign in to YouTube Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike kerbnix's video. Add to Sign in to YouTube Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add kerbnix's video to your playlist. Sign in Uploaded on Nov 28, 2010 After chilling at acoustic guitar lessons Decatur the 3rd Floor studios we decided to just film a little cypher over one of Marlons beats. This was just filmed randomly. I thought the beat was on loop and waffled on through the intro meaning presha had to go accapella at the end. No rehearsals, just pure freestyling. Massive shout out to Astro for coming to meeting us and spitting even though he...



09 Sep 2013

But during her blind round audition, she not only proved she's got a voice, she showed off her skills on the guitar to earn her way into the competition. Grace's guitar teacher John Gloria at Lane Music in Germantown saw her talent from the beginning. "Grace Askew actually took guitar lessons in this studio for the first time when she was in high school," said Gloria. "She came in when she was about 15 and didn't know a note from a golf ball." That was not the case for long. Grace spent her free time practicing and always loved making music. "She came in and said, 'Can I learn this song?' I said, What is it? Nancy Sinatra.' This is like 2007 or eight. Nancy Sinatra. The boots are made for walking and sure...



02 Sep 2013

But during her blind round audition, she not only proved she's got a voice, she showed off her skills on the guitar to earn her way into the competition. Grace's guitar teacher John Gloria at Lane Music in Germantown saw her talent from the beginning. "Grace Askew actually took guitar lessons in this studio for the first time when she was in high school," said Gloria. "She came in when she was about 15 and didn't know a note from a golf ball." That was not the case for long. Grace spent her free time practicing and always loved making music. "She came in and said, 'Can I learn this song?' I said, What is it? Nancy Sinatra.' This is like 2007 or eight. Nancy Sinatra. The boots are made for walking and sure...