Welcome to CGC. I’m also an absolute beginner; just started. My daughter is playing a left guitar and I remember the difficulty we had to find one for her; they are also more expensive!!
The first days my guitar was ‘traveling’ all over the place and I even had a back problem because of the effort I was putting to stabilise it. I…[Read more]
Congratulations Sultan. I have just started with guitar and I’m working on the first lessons of Grade 1.
Your submission was excellent, and the feedback proves it.
Please allow me to express my (ergonomics) observation: You’re leaning your body too much to your right, especially in the pieces; it may be because you’re reading on that side. You…[Read more]
Thank you very much all of you for the friendly welcome. I’m looking forward to start tonight at home the first lessons. Fortunately the guitar is not as loud as the piano so I won’t disturb my husband and the neighbors with the repetitions…and the twingle twingle little star!!
At the moment I’m navigating the site. It looks friendly and fast!
I’m an absolute beginner in guitar. I’m coming from another ‘instrument’ world; I’m playing the piano for quite many years and I find playing string instruments really a different way of ‘doing’, physically speaking. Many differences in how you use the hands, we use pedal in the piano for sustaining notes, in guitar you mute the strings…[Read more]