Category Archives: Guitar Playing Samples

Funky Slide Guitar Sample

Here’s a guitar playing sample that I put together using my glass slide. A slide is a guitar playing accessory that, when used correctly gives the guitar a unique sound. They commonly are produced from glass, glazed ceramic, or metal. … Continue reading

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Rock n Roll ringtone guitar playing sample

Here’s a sample of my guitar playing that I recorded as a ringtone for my cell phone. Its a common Rock n Roll chord progression that really lights up the mood when the phone rings. Gimme a call and set … Continue reading

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Another Guitar Playing Sample

Here is another guitar playing sample that was made using only my cell phone to record. Enjoy the tune ! Lullaby for Lisa ……. (use the browser’s back button to return here afterwards) I currently travel to all the Bergen County, … Continue reading

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Recent Guitar Playing Samples

Here are some recent samples of my guitar playing. As in most of my guitar lessons, I am in the habit of using an acoustic steel string guitar and these recordings were not of studio quality, but I invite you … Continue reading

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Power of the PENTATONIC SCALE Demonstration

The Pentatonic Scale is so important that I would take no risk at saying that it is the most important scale behind the Diatonic Scale.  It it used throughout all music – whether pop, rock, blues, folk, jazz, classical or … Continue reading

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More BLUES GUITAR help on the way …

So now your on your way with learning a few songs on guitar, maybe had a few guitar lessons and are now getting the hang of 12 Bar Blues Guitar ?  Good. Here’s something that not many people master until … Continue reading

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Simple BLUES GUITAR help is here …

BLUES GUITAR PROGRESSIONS need not be so complicated. ————— Here’s a quick look at how 12 Bar songs are generally organized …. I / I / I / I IV / IV / I / I V7th / IV / … Continue reading

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KC Moan covered by Ira Strum

This is an old song first done by the Memphis Jug Band out of Baltimore, MD way back in the 1920′s and 1930′s. I currently travel to all the Bergen County, New Jersey neighborhoods and surrounding areas on a regular … Continue reading

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Soundcheck at the Ryman Auditorium

Just a ‘lil thing that I put together over a minute of jamming – a sample of my playing guitar. The pictures are from when I toured the famous Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN during the 2009 IBMA World of … Continue reading

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Hound Dog by Elvis Presley (cover)

My girlfriend just bought a new video camera. This was our first attempt at capturing a video. We charged the battery spent 20 mins with the manual and cut some tape. Hope you like it. I currently travel to all … Continue reading

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