Guitar Tips and Tricks

  1. Practice the ending of the piece first, that way, in performance you are heading towards the part you know the best.

  2. when you slide to a particular fret, look at the fret you want to land on. Your finger will automatically stop at the right fret.

  3. To increase the volume of your bass notes, point your thumb into your guitar more, that is, towards the soundhole. This leverage creates more inward pressure and displaces the strings more which leads to more sound.

  4. A hammer-on or upward slur requires great precision but most of all high fingertip speed. To get a good hammer-on to make sure your fingertip is moving really quickly and from a decent height off the fretboard