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Guitar Techniques  |  August 2020  


Picking Power! Learn it afresh or improve your hybrid picking - 8 mini-workouts & 3 full pieces using pick & fingers. Plus: Fingerstyle - hone every area of your fingerpicking; it's aimed at classical style but great for all fingerpickers. Also... Jonathon Long Bayou Blues video lesson; Bruckner's Locus Iste tabbed; David Gilmour, Oasis & Slade style studies. And loads more!
"Written by the best guitar teachers and players in the UK, Guitar Techniques will help you improve your guitar playing skills.
Dedicated to making you a better guitar player, it boasts the world’s best and most accurate guitar tab for blues, rock, shred, jazz, acoustic, metal and classical music.
Every issue is packed with details on how to play, techniques, tips and the best guitar lessons around."
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Extremely grateful to Bridget Mermikides for her transcriptions and advice. They have given me a lot of pleasure and improved my playing. Reviewed Wednesday, 8 April 2020
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Sometimes there are mistakes in musical scores - some notes are "demaged" and are not readable :-( This apply only to the online version, printed is ok. Reviewed Wednesday, 11 March 2020
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WELCOME I hope you enjoy it, and I’ll see you next month. WHEN I WAS learning to play the guitar, I’d often find myself with no plectrum, having lost it, broken it or whatever. So I’d cut up various b...
Anton Bruckner Locus Iste This month Bridget Mermikides arranges and transcribes Bruckner’s sublimely serene but approachable and satisfying choral ‘motet’. Bruckner is seen as an ancestor of 20th century...
FOOD FOR thought Justin Sandercoe of justinguitar.com lends GT his insight as one of the world’s most successful guitar teachers. This month: Older Learners. I’ve had over 10 emails recently from ‘older learners’ worr...
SESSION shenanigans The studio guitarist’s guide to happiness and personal fulfilment, as related by session ace Mitch Dalton. This month: Standard Practice. Once Upon A Time it came to pass that Muhammad Ali was honoure...
INSTRUMENTAL inquisition! Instrumentals have supplied some of music’s most evocative moments. We asked some top guitarists for their take on this iconic movement. This month: one-time Joe Satriani student, ex T-Ride guitarist ...
JAM TRACKS tips Use these tips to navigate our bonus backing tracks Use track #3 to try out your best Albert King licks PAUL NATKIN / GETTY IMAGES 1 Super Slow Blues (F) We start with an extremely slow b...

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