@kawoodactive 2 days, 21 hours ago
What beautiful pieces! I really enjoyed listening to them.
What do you have propping up your guitar? I’m struggling with a foot stool – my leg goes numb after a long period of time – and can’t quite get the Ergo Play to get the right height or angle.
I started playing for the first time in July and feel as though I have been challenged with everything: finger position, hitting the appropriate string with the appropriate finger, getting my fret positions correct without dampening other strings or getting a buzzy tone. The most significant help is practice. As dreary as they sound, the left…[Read more]
I’m new to this site and still learning my way around. I’m also new to Classical Guitar.
I’m hoping to get some thoughts from other older ‘newbies’ in this venture. I was originally a music education major (classical clarinet emphasis) before changing to a Computer Science/Math field. I’ve been Software Development now for over 25 years and…[Read more]
I am brand new to classical guitar. I’ll start there. I do have a music background, however and took on the task of teaching myself (how hard can it be?). I gave in yesterday after hitting some confusion in one of the exercises I purchased. I must admit that the early lesson showing me how to hit the sting properly made the tone sound like a…[Read more]
Welcome to CGCA. As you look around the site, you will see an “Introduce Yourself” thread in the forums. If you don’t mind, start a post in that thread and tell us a bit more about your background and goals. I promise you, you will receive a very warm welcome, and lots of support as you start your journey here.