There is something oddly satisfying about admiring the calluses that develop on your fingers after a particularly long session of playing. While many guitar players do not seem to mind them, they sure can be a nuisance when you are trying to use your fingers for pretty much any other activity. So is it true that they are permanent? What are some of the things you can do to … [Read more...] about Are Guitar Calluses Permanent?
Learning how to read standard staff notation for guitar doesn't have to be painfully boring! A Modern Method For Guitar (Volume 1) by William G. Leavitt is the answer. It starts out like most beginning method books with a quick introduction of the guitar. This includes how to tune the guitar and other fundamental music concepts. The staff, clef, sharps, flats, key … [Read more...] about How to Read Staff Notation For Guitar