Are The Lessons Tab, Audio Or Video Format?

The format of your guitar lessons depends on the specific topics you will be learning. Some musical skills and information are best learned via video. Other things are best learned in audio. Some are best in text and tab. And of course many things are best learned using some combination of text and tab, audio and video.

Example: when I teach rhythm guitar, almost all of the lessons are audio only, NOT video. Why? Because often times when students watch video guitar lessons, they try to learn from their 'eyes' and not with their 'ears'. The problem is your 'eyes' will never help you to master perfect timing, 'playing tight' or playing in the groove. This is something you must 'hear' in order to learn. Although many students like to learn via video, the fact is, it is proven that learning to master rhythm is best done in audio. Video (in this specific example) easily distracts you from learning with your ears and thus makes the entire learning process much harder.

However, when you learn to master guitar vibrato, video is critical because you need to actually see the specific way my hands move and you need to listen carefully as well. And of course there are other musical topics that are best learned in text (or text and tab) alone.

The point is that no single format is going to get the job done of helping you reach your guitar playing goals fast. This is why I strategically combine a variety of lesson formats for you - to help you get bigger results in your playing...and get them faster!

Also, it is very important that you realize that you are NOT simply 'paying for guitar lessons'. You are investing in the RESULT you want to get by studying with me. Furthermore, I will help reach your musical goals in other ways besides the actual lessons. You will find a series of other benefits you will get from me, including: a huge selection of exclusive bonus items to choose from, the private student support forum, live events, guitar instruction master classes, direct and personal feedback on your playing... and of course the very best guitar lessons that are proven to get great results. Listen/watch my students play at my Student Spotlight page. Want even more proof? Listen to what my students say about their online guitar lessons with me on the Feedback page and check out more videos and songs at the Students Playing page..


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