Why you should start with the guitar

For music beginners, the piano usually looks like the most welcoming door into music because of the way you touch a ‘key’ and immediately, you’d hear a sound. But how fulfilling is that compared to when you make sound from scratch with your bare fingers on the guitar! Still not convinced the guitar is the best way to start your music journey? Alright then, let me give you 4 hard-to-argue-with reasons on why the guitar should be your first love: 1. Freedom. It’s instrument ‘class’ is the only one you…

Find help suited to your level.

If you’re an absolute newbie in music, simply start with topics in the Melody lowdown section. Over there, you could learn the bare minimum of concepts that anyone would need to be able to play any musical instrument (asides percussion instruments) in the shortest possible time. After that, you may head on over to our Sense Builder section and learn how to hone your eyes, ears and hands in preparation towards becoming a musical genius. First, your ears will be sharpened to take apart and pick out sounds even in…

Solve your guitar playing problems at their roots!

Make no mistake, learning to play the guitar is a full-fledged art which requires discipline, skill and commitment. However, in a bid to get going, some beginners would jump right on those books and apps and try to cram in as much information as they can on chords, scales and the rest. However, this exercise makes playing the guitar academic, boring and soulless- the very things that art is not. To play the guitar and any instrument for that matter, there must be less thinking and more intuition- and translating…