Teaching, advice, diagrams, sound files - from some of the best players and teachers.


This sections includes teaching articles, diagrams and sound files covering every aspect of guitar playing and musicianship.

Every level of music theory is covered from the most basic to the most advanced.
Scales, modes, chords and more... its all here.


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.

Practice and Performance
There is more to playing than just theory and technique. Here we cover some of the other important aspects of becoming a better player.


This section includes advice on many aspects of both playing and performance.

Every aspect of gear is covered here from choosing and setting up effects to setting your guitar's intonation. Lots of trade secrets and advice by seasoned professionals as well as guides to the basics.

How to keep your band together, writing songs, gigs checklists and much more.


Here are diagrams, scale shapes and more.


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.

Kevin DeSouza
Guitarist, producer, practice technique innovator, effects expert. Kevin's biggest gift to guitar playing is the acclaimed Holistic Guitar practice method.

Jon Finn
Head Guitar Instructor at The Berklee School of Music and in his own musical career, one of the leading proponents of fusion and modern rock guitar. Jon Finn site.

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.

Carl Homer
Rock guitarist and pop lyricist Carl has also been teaching guitar for many years.

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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