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Alternatives To The Caged System

4 Best Alternatives To The CAGED System

I have made the case before and I continue to believe that the CAGED System is one of the best methods for learning the guitar …

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Best Online Worship Guitar Lessons

5 Best Online Worship Guitar Lessons

Most people have a particular genre in mind when deciding they want to learn how to play guitar. There is a song, artist, or style …

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How To Practice The CAGED System

How To Practice The CAGED System – Step By Step Process

The CAGED System is regarded as one of the best methods of learning how to play guitar. This five pattern system teaches the entire fretboard …

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Best Guitars For Female Beginners

10 Best Guitars For Female Beginners – Acoustic & Electric

A 2018 study published by Fender entitled “Illuminating the State of Today’s Guitar Players” showed that half of all beginner guitar players are women. Rock …

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What Acoustic Guitar Body Type Should You Buy?

What Acoustic Guitar Body Type Should I Buy? (Buyers Guide)

When looking to purchase an acoustic guitar, whether it’s your first or twenty-first, options abound. One of the many options is the guitar’s size or …

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What Is The CAGED System Used For?

What Is The CAGED System Used For?

The CAGED System is one of the most popular and effective ways to learn chords on the guitar. This five-pattern system is also a very …

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Caged System Exercises

5 CAGED System Exercises – Level Up Your Playing

By now, you may be familiar with – or at least heard of – the CAGED System. CAGED is a five-pattern system based on the …

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Homeschool Guitar Lessons

6 Best Online Homeschool Guitar Lessons 2020

I have the joyous privilege of being a musician and a father. Having been a professional guitarist since 2003 teaching countless kids how to play …

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What is The CAGED System?

What is The CAGED System? Full Explanation For Beginners.

Prospective students often ask me how difficult learning the guitar is compared with other instruments. I typically get this question from piano players or folks …

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8 Months Guitar Progress

8 Months Guitar Progress (Video + Breakdown)

Learning guitar can be a frustrating experience, in fact so much so that I have written a few articles around the subject in previous months. …

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Why Are Fender Guitars Cheaper Than Gibson Guitars?

Why Are Fender Guitars Cheaper Than Gibson Guitars?

I became a professional guitarist almost by default. I am a class-A guitar nerd, obsessed with the guitar in such a way that there was …

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Best Advanced Strumming Patterns

7 Best Advanced Strumming Patterns

In the advanced stages of your guitar playing adventures, new doors open up for rhythmic possibilities. The brain moves out of the way and a …

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