Wow, lots of activity since my last check-in.
, welcome to the group! It's great to have you with us.
, welcome back! I hope you had an enjoyable trip.
, and Craig
, thanks for your clear and useful feedback! I'm essentially a complete beginner at guitar, though I've tried over the years to learn on my own, and have no doubt picked up some bad left-hand habits from watching rock-n-rollers with huge hands explain how to position one's left hand so the thumb can fret the sixth string. (Yeah... not in a million years. Not only am I a tiny person with small hands; I have clubbed thumbs
, the video you linked to is a gold mine. Thank you so much for sharing it! James
, thanks for pointing out that I didn't switch fingers — I had no idea I'd done that. I'll give my fingering extra attention in my lesson 2 practice.
, I enjoyed listening to you play. Well done on playing both parts of Cordes a vide in one go
! I'm especially glad that (like me) you didn't wait for perfection to post your videos. As they say: perfect is the enemy of progress.
James A. Showalter wrote: ↑
Sat Oct 07, 2017 12:20 am
Does anybody have insight into what the 2nd lesson requirement is?
It looks like lesson two is now open
Much madness is divinest sense, to a discerning eye; much sense, the starkest madness. --Emily Dickinson