Archive for January 2013

Myths and Realities about Learning Guitar

Hello,

Here’s my latest video Enjoy!

Guitar Zero – Are you too old to learn guitar?

Recently,as an aging musician, I became quite interested in my brain. That led to the purchase and devouring of every book I could find on the relatively new discoveries of the brain’s plasticity and how we’re not necessarily doomed for our minds to stop functioning at any date certain.

I recently discovered a book released this past year, by Gary Marcus, a neuroscientist, who chronicles his attempts and struggles to learn guitar at middle age, but adds the science behind it. Based upon an article on brainpickings.org, I am ordering this today. Stay tuned for a full review, of Guitar Zero!

Playing guitar is for everyone

My next video lesson will discuss the myths and realities of learning guitar. While doing some research on playing guitar, I came across this inspiring video.