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Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar - Session 9 - The Secret to Great Strumming - Part 1

Steve Krenz - Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar Session 9 - The Secret to Great Strumming

Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar - Session 9 - The Secret to Great Strumming - Part 1

In this course Steve covers Proper Strumming Technique, gives you a Simple Strumming Pattern, and teaches some Creative Strumming. In the How Music Works section he talks about Intervals. Some keys to good strumming technique include holding your pick firmly, keeping your wrist loose, strumming the accurate number of strings on the down stroke, but on the up stroke just hit a few strings, and strumming smooth strums with no hesitations. The big secret to great strumming is to Keeping your Hands Moving! The estimated time to learn the concepts is 2 weeks!

Download printable materials that you will need for the Lessons - Click here.

Session 9 has been split up into 3 parts on Gibson.com's Lesson Section.

    Session 9 - Part 1      
    Session 9 - Part 2      
    Session 9 - Part 3      

Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar
Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar is serious guitar training.

The Lesson you are watching is only a small part of the Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar. The full course includes 20 DVDs, 5 Jam-Along CDs, a 106-page lesson book, a 186-page Bonus Resource e-book, and access to the instructor via a student support website. The biggest advantage to using this course is simply that everything you need to know is laid out in one package... step-by-step, start to finish. There's no need to search for a bunch of different materials while trying to piece together your own training program. The concepts in Gibson's Learn & Master Guitar build upon each other in a logical format so that you never feel lost. If you already have the basics down, just skip right through the first few lessons and then get down to the good stuff.

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