Tag Archive: guitar

Jul 14

WHAT IS YOUR CHOICE OF AXE?

WHAT IS YOUR CHOICE OF AXE? Somebody called Steve S asked the question on the internet search forum Yahoo answers When did the term axeman change to mean Guitar player? He posed the question in quite a humorous way, and I thought it would be a fun way to start today’s blog. “We needed some …

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May 13

JONATHAN BUTLER PLAYED MY GUITAR

JONATHAN BUTLER PLAYED MY GUITAR The moment I decided to become a musician I have been thinking a lot lately about the importance of mentors and role models. How we meet certain people and they have a life changing effect on us. Over the next few blogs, I would like to tell you about some …

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May 07

KEYS THAT ARE POPULAR WITH GUITARISTS FOR TRANSPOSING INSTRUMENTS

KEYS THAT ARE POPULAR WITH GUITARISTS FOR TRANSPOSING INSTRUMENTS   Many modern church bands and pop bands are GUITAR DRIVEN. So as an instrumentalist playing a transposing instrument (sax, clarinet or trumpet) in a guitar driven band,it is very useful to know how a GUITARIST THINKS A piano is a very intuitive instrument where intervals …

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May 02

IF YOU CAN PLAY IT SLOW,YOU CAN PLAY IT FAST.

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  IF YOU CAN PLAY IT SLOW,YOU CAN PLAY IT FAST. IF YOU CAN PLAY IT FAST DOESN’T MEAN YOU CAN PLAY IT SLOW. I was taught the bagpipes as a school boy by a wonderful man.Pipe major Alan Watters  (P.M. 1st battalion Black Watch 2nd world war) In the near future I will post …

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