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Just because you are beginner guitarist, doesn’t mean you should settle for a mediocre teacher.
Dr. Simon Powis has performed as a soloist, band member, musical director, and session guitarist all over the world. More importantly though, for you, he has taught extensively in a broad range of styles and levels at: Yale University, music festivals, summer schools, high schools, for children, for adults, for aspiring professionals, and even other instruments apart from guitar.
Simon is one of the world leaders when it comes to online guitar instruction and has helped thousands of guitarists improve their playing and reach their musical goals.
Simon Powis is the rare combination of a virtuoso guitarist and a thoughtful, forward thinking pedagogue. – Ben Verdery, Yale University.
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Learn about key beginner guitar concepts.
A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Guitar Chords
As a beginner guitarist, learning chords is an essential part of your musical journey. Chords provide the harmonic foundation for a song, and give you the ability to play a wide range of music on
What is a good beginner guitar?
When first starting out on the guitar it's difficult to know what kind of instrument is best for you and it's all too easy getting stuck with the assumption that you need to spend a
Learning Guitar at an Older Age
Before we get into the meat and potatoes of this subject, I wanted to write a little introduction to make my intentions clear. I was asked by Ira, Christopher, Steve and Leo who are readers