GUITAR - TECHNIQUE


Full of useful tips from professional players and teachers about how to improve your technique. Including exercises, sound files and diagrams to make it all clear.


Alternate Picking
By Mark Wingfield

Legato Playing
By Mark Wingfield

Finger Control
By Mark Wingfield

Working On Feel
By Mark Wingfield

Vibrato
By Mark Wingfield

The attitude necessary to build great technique
By Steve Morse

String Bending

Creating a musical toolkit Part 1
By Aric Rubin

Creating a musical toolkit Part 2
By Aric Rubin

Creating a musical toolkit Part 3
By Aric Rubin

Creating a musical toolkit Part 4
By Aric Rubin

Creating a musical toolkit Part 5
By Aric Rubin

Notes on the authors:

Mark Wingfield
Contemporary jazz guitarist considered by many to be one of the most striking and original voices on the guitar today. Mark Wingfield site. Scapetrace.

Steve Morse
Renowned as one of the world's best rock guitarists. From the famed Dixie Dregs in the late 70's and early 80's to his current 90's trio, Steve has released a long string of revered LPs over the past two decades.
Steve is known both for his amazingly eclectic style (from heavy metal to country to jazz to classical to funk) and for his incredible technique, rivalled in rock, only by the likes of Steve Vai and a couple of others. Steve Morse site.

Aric Rubin
Highly accomplished and versatile guitarist, wrter for Guitar Player Magazines Masters Series, has played everything from rock to jazz to networked computer music to African music, Japanese music, blues and bluegrass.

Other articles were written by various professional players and teachers.


Mark Wingfield jazz guitarist, composer. "One of the most striking and original voices on the guitar today" Richard Newman - Noted U.K. author and music journalist. Scapetrace - The language of jazz, mixing the contemporary with world influences

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