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Read Chord Charts
You can read music, but a chord chart? I’ll take the mystery out of it for you.
Play Different Styles
Jazz, folk, funk, latin, fiddle, rock… You can play with an orchestra, but what about playing with a drummer? You can play a concerto, but what about an improvised solo? Develop confidence in new musical situations, so the musicians in the band want to call you back.
Many classical musicians think they can’t improvise or learn other practical skills, but they just don’t know how or what to practice. It’s as simple as that. As part of this course, I’m sending you a free scale book download and lots of other resources to help you get more out of your practice.
Gear, electric instruments, effects. Most players tell me they get overwhelmed and confused when it comes to this stuff. With this course, I’ll break it down.
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