Mindset

  1. 11 Classical Guitar Lessons for Beginners (+3 Pitfalls to Avoid)
  2. 3 Secrets to Getting in “The Zone”: Flow States in Practice
  3. 42 Questions to Blow (open) Your Musical Mind
  4. 5 Common Misbeliefs that Hold Guitarists Back
  5. 5 Mistakes to Avoid in Classical Guitar Practice
  6. 6 Tips for When You Get Tired of a Tune
  7. 7 Steps to Learning Any Piece Quickly and Easily (video series)
  8. A Few Thoughts on Excess Tension in Your Playing
  9. A Guide to the Fine Details: How to Mine Your Music for Gold
  10. Backing Up to Go Forward
  11. Be a better classical guitarist by harnessing the power of simplicity
  12. Beginner Progress: What to Look for in Early Guitar Success
  13. Better Listening for Musicians – What to Listen For in Practice
  14. But I don’t FEEL Like Practicing Guitar Today!
  15. Classical Guitar and Pain: “Oh, My Aching Shoulder”
  16. Classical Guitar Visualization: What, Why and How
  17. Create a Before-Bed Review, and End the Day In Style
  18. Creativity in Classical Guitar Practice
  19. Curiosity: The Single Most Important Practice Skill
  20. Exaggeration: A Practice Tool to Bring Your Playing To the Next Level
  21. Finding More Time and Energy to Practice Guitar
  22. Fly fishing, Musical tension, and Autopilot
  23. Focus More in Practice, With the “Brain Dump” Technique
  24. Frustrated with Guitar? How to Recalibrate and Move Forward
  25. Guitar Anchors: Turn Your Guitar into a “Feel-Good Button”!
  26. Guitar Practice Check-In: The Painless Way to Fast Forward Your Guitar Practice
  27. Harness the Power of Complementary Skills
  28. Have a Positive Agenda in Your Guitar Practice
  29. Holding Your Breath? Should You Think About Breathing in Guitar Practice?
  30. How Long Should I Practice Guitar Each Day?
  31. How to Enjoy Constant Improvement on Classical Guitar
  32. How to Fall in Love with Classical Guitar Technique Practice
  33. How to Listen to Music (and Become a Better Musician)
  34. How to Make Your Guitar Playing Easy
  35. How to Master Motivation in Your Classical Guitar Practice
  36. How to Play Classical Guitar With No Mistakes, Flawlessly
  37. How To Teach Yourself Classical Guitar (even if you live on the moon)
  38. How to Use Slow Practice For Classical Guitar
  39. How to Warm Up for your Classical Guitar Practice
  40. Inner Game of Practice: Release Guilt and Accept Reality
  41. Learn Classical Guitar Pieces Faster with this Secret Code
  42. Living With Classical Guitar Nails
  43. Long-Term vs. Short-Term Guitar Projects
  44. Perfectionism vs. Excellence in Guitar Practice
  45. Practice Mindsets that Improve Your Performances
  46. Short on Time? Simple Tricks to Learn Music Fast
  47. Successful Practice Tip: End On a High Note!
  48. The Amazing Power of 1% Improvements
  49. The Basics of Classical Guitar Technique
  50. The Dangers of Speed in Classical Guitar Practice
  51. The Essential Ingredients of Great Guitar Practice
  52. The First 4 Seconds, or How to Start a Piece
  53. The Philosophy of Kaizen in Classical Guitar Practice
  54. Why You Procrastinate Practicing Scales (and how to stop)