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The Start Teaching Guitar Podcast

STG 128: Cracking The Code – Interview With Troy Grady

 

  http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Troy Grady has spent years researching, studying and unraveling the secrets of the world’s fastest professional guitar players and has recently created and released an amazing video series called “Cracking The Code”. In it, he attempts to unravel the […]

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STG 124: Guitar Advice From The Pros, Volume 1

 

 http://media.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/p/content.blubrry.com/startteachingguitar/STG124.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS I recently discovered a great podcast called The Guitar Channel, hosted by Pierre Journel. He has hundreds of episodes of his show, mostly containing interviews with famous guitar players including Nuno Bettencourt, Steve Vai, Steve Lukather, Paul Gilbert, Al Di […]

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STG 095 : Overview of the 4 Main Music Instruction Methods – Part 2

 

  Most guitar teachers just teach “freestyle” and don’t use any kind of formal method with their students, but there’s a lot we can learn by looking at formal music education methods and adapting some of their more effective principles to what we already do as guitar teachers. There are 4 primary formal music education […]

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STG 094 : Overview of the 4 Main Music Instruction Methods – Part 1

 

  Most guitar teachers just teach “freestyle” and don’t use any kind of formal method with their students, but there’s a lot we can learn by looking at formal music education methods and adapting some of their more effective principles to what we already do as guitar teachers. There are 4 primary formal music education […]

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STG 093 : Protecting Your Students From Hand Injury

 

  One of the lesser talked-about aspects of playing the guitar is protecting yourself from repetitive strain injuries in your hands and wrists. There’s nothing more disheartening than spending years of your life mastering an instrument like the guitar and then finding out you may have to give it up completely because you never took […]

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STG 091 : How To Resolve Conflicts With Your Guitar Students

 

  Experiencing conflict with one of your students is pretty rare, but it definitely happens. When it comes to resolving conflict with difficult guitar students, an ounce or prevention is worth a pound of cure: it’s a LOT easier to use good student retention practices to prevent problems from ever happening than to try and […]

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STG 090 : Dealing With Overcommitted Guitar Students

 

  Overcommitted students are common in almost every teaching studio, but you don’t have to let that become a problem for you. If you can understand what life is like for the families of these students and adapt the way you do business to make things EASIER for them, you can take good care of […]

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STG 087 : How To Teach Great Guitar Tone

 

  The gear and equipment your students use can play a huge part in what kind of guitar players they become, and in whether or not they really get excited about learning the guitar. Being able to dial in a really good, appropriate guitar sound for the style of music your students want to learn […]

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Jake Hahn

Guitar Teacher Interview 023 – Jake Hahn

 

 One of the driving principles behind Start Teaching Guitar is that we can all learn from each other. This “Guitar Teacher Interview” series is a chance for us to hear from other guitar teachers around the world and hopefully get some ideas for our own teaching businesses. This interview is with Jake Hahn, a guitar […]

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Craig Bostick

Guitar Teacher Interview 022 – Craig Bostick

 

 One of the driving principles behind Start Teaching Guitar is that we can all learn from each other. This “Guitar Teacher Interview” series is a chance for us to hear from other guitar teachers around the world and hopefully get some ideas for our own teaching businesses. This interview is with Craig Bostick, a guitar teacher […]

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