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#1 Stefan.Chr

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Posted 26 August 2013 - 11:30 PM

I've been focusing on barre session in L&MG, doing my practice from the workbooks. Since I think I finally got it, I looked around Gibson's Skill House:

 

http://www2.gibson.c...ills-house.aspx

 

My question is how do I incorporate the lessons with the course? For example, the Barre Power Workout is basically the Bonus exercises for S07+S08. That's cool, since I can focus on repeated practice as I already know the progressions there.

 

Does anybody have some kind of a breakdown of which lesson goes with which session?


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Posted 27 August 2013 - 01:42 PM

This one : http://www2.gibson.c...pen-Chords.aspx

 

Is for Session 5 and 6 I think.


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#3 Little Trout

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Posted 27 August 2013 - 05:36 PM

I don't think I can say which session goes with which skills house lesson but when I was going through the jazz session, I would look for any jazz videos under "Style" and "Power Workouts" like Jazz arpeggios and Jazz Basics. 

 

Perhaps as you go through the sessions in the course, take a look under the three different categories and see which videos are closest to what you are working on. 

 

I know this might not be much help but it's what I sometimes do.



#4 randy120

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Posted 27 August 2013 - 10:47 PM

Add any song that you can handle and want to play. You have to learn an a new chord to play this song? Good, now you have a reason for that chord you didn't know you needed. Playing songs will make a big difference in your advancement. We are all here to play music so we should all be playing songs as soon as possible. Did I mention it is fun? Yeah it is.


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Posted 28 August 2013 - 12:59 AM

+1 to Randy120

 

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#6 LostInthe60sTonight

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Posted 28 August 2013 - 01:13 PM

Agree, Randy120. Learning Misty is really stretching me. I know very few of the chords in the piece (in the key of the version I'm learning) so that is good. I've also recently picked up some solo-playing versions of a number of songs I happen to like. While the chords aren't a big deal, what I like in the soloing is they are all fingerstyle and this is allowing me to directly apply what I already knew from some classical guitar lessons and the exercises in Session 10. I've gone through a number of Skills House songs, but many are not from the era/types of music that interest me. (I'm just not into much past the early 70s, either in pop, C&W, "Christian", or rock.)


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Posted 28 August 2013 - 01:20 PM

Add any song that you can handle and want to play. You have to learn an a new chord to play this song? Good, now you have a reason for that chord you didn't know you needed. Playing songs will make a big difference in your advancement. We are all here to play music so we should all be playing songs as soon as possible. Did I mention it is fun? Yeah it is.

 

I finally started playing more songs instead of "practicing" so much.  It is making a great difference.  I am finding the stum patterns pretty easily on most of what I attempt to play.  It is great fun!


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#8 randy120

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Posted 28 August 2013 - 06:42 PM

Playing songs is very important to the learning process. It pushes you and rewards you at the same time. I have tried to play songs that were beyond my skill level from early in the course. I failed at times, but I never let it slow me down. A few months later the song may come with your new skills. I try to play the melody, rhythm, and fingerstyle for each song. You just never know what you might find.   


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#9 Dan Brown

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 03:18 PM

Great post Stefan Chr.  very, very useful...

 

Thank you!

 

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 05:37 PM

That must have taken you some time to do this. Thanks, so much.  I am bookmarking this page!


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Posted 01 September 2013 - 09:28 PM

Thanks Stefan, great work!
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Posted 01 September 2013 - 10:28 PM

wow,thanks stefan,you put alot of work into this,and your work will help alot of us.thanks again,ill be using this resourse alot.      r.j.


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#13 d2_racing

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 11:42 PM

Thanks :P

 

All bookmaked in my Google Chrome and I created some subdirectory for each Session.

 

Awesome work !!!


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 11:02 AM

top marks Stefan, nicely done there.  :tunes:

 

(I printed your post to PDF and it allows to click the links and go right to the lesson)


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Posted 02 September 2013 - 02:11 PM

Yam - can you tell us how you did that? Thank you!

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 03:05 PM

That's a great list.  The post with the actual list is now pinned to Helpful Guitar Resources so it will be easier to find.  Thanks for the suggestion to pin it.  Make sure you all update your bookmarks. 


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#17 Stefan.Chr

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Posted 02 September 2013 - 10:57 PM

I'm happy to hear that you find this useful! :)


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