Guitar Nine Columns: Guest Columnists

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February-March 2012

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas teaches you to constantly be open to new ideas and new intuitions about ways to improve your playing.

February-March 2012

Joe discusses one of the most invaluable practice techniques known - recording yourself and listening.

December-January 2011

Here are some great suggestions from Michael Knight on how to get a better live sound.

December-January 2011

Dario Napoli has tips on how to prevent loss of mastery on your instrument.

December-January 2011

Are "new" marketing ideas really as new as they sound? Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney offers his expert opinion.

December-January 2011

Five of the very best guitar kids from the past two months in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

December-January 2011

Here is the main guitar line from Campese`s version of this holiday classic, as featured on his Christmas album.

December-January 2011

Music industry guru Christopher Knab details potential significant radio airplay available to you.

December-January 2011

It`s essential to practice everything to a metronome to develop tight rhythm guitar playing skills, increase guitar speed and track musical progress.

October-November 2011

Music industry guru Christopher Knab has great tips from Howard Bloom, a retired music publicist and well known author.

October-November 2011

Virtuoso classical guitarist and instructor Jamie Andreas teaches you to put your mastery of the physical aspect of playing guitar at the service of the ultimate goal: making music.

October-November 2011

Five of the very best guitar kids from the past two months in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

October-November 2011

If you are familiar with pentatonic scales, this may be a great way to get into modal playing.

October-November 2011

Scott Allen focuses once again on licks that grab attention of the listener.

October-November 2011

Where many guitarists struggle is in knowing how to make sense out of general guitar practice materials and organize them into an effective practice schedule.

October-November 2011

The differences between who who think you are, and who you actually are.

August-September 2011

Avoiding critical mistakes in learning to increase your guitar speed.

August-September 2011

You eventually have to leave the warm comfort zone you`ve assembled for your creativity.

August-September 2011

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney says its time for your music to pay you what you are worth.

August-September 2011

Music industry guru Christopher Knab can`t believe his own ears in this installment.

August-September 2011

Five of the very best guitar kids from the past two months in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

August-September 2011

You`ve grouped in fives; now add two, and we`ll group in sevens.

August-September 2011

Scott Allen focuses on licks that grab attention of the listener.

August-September 2011

This month`s lead guitar element focuses on using the major scale to build other scales.

June-July 2011

Indie marketing guru Tim Sweeney promotes the idea of the road less traveled.

June-July 2011

Playing with another guitarist can open up a lot of new musical options.

June-July 2011

Ten of the very best guitar kids from the past two months in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

June-July 2011

Digging in with practical application of the pentatonic scale.

June-July 2011

Mike is back to take your scales up to a whole new level.

June-July 2011

Pursuing your lead guitar development by reducing the major scale to modes (or inversions) in the name of improvisation.

June-July 2011

There are many pitfalls on the path to success, and that is particularly true in the music industry.

June-July 2011

Music industry guru Christopher Knab discusses three important ingredients necessary for working your record to radio.

June-July 2011

Here are some tips in order to gain a successful live show following.

June-July 2011

Oscar plays devil`s advocate in the matter of a music, or music business, education.

April-May 2011

Are you frustrated because you are not getting as many people to come to your live shows as you want?

April-May 2011

Music industry guru Christopher Knab turns the mike over to his colleague Pete Salazar, with his Musician`s Blueprint for success.

April-May 2011

How about opening your mind and opening yourself up to new styles of music? It can only help your guitar playing and musicianship.

April-May 2011

Five of the very best guitar kids every month in a video format. You can submit your most terrifying videos.

April-May 2011

A different perspective on the pentatonic scale using arpeggios.

April-May 2011

Mike is focusing on the Japanese Hirajoshi scale in this lesson on exotic scales.

April-May 2011

Guy`s second column in a series for experienced guitarists with very little formal knowledge.

February-March 2011

Just when you thought all arpeggio topics had been covered, Mike`s back with triad arpeggio practice ideas.

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