Do you need to be black to play jazz?

  Here's an interesting sentiment I get from jazz teachers and other players from time to time: "In the end, you really have to be American to be able to play jazz well, people from other countries just don't get it." (This was the words of a Canadian by the...

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Video: Beautiful Love

Video: Beautiful Love

  I thought it would be cool today to show you something I've been working on lately: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mp5J8z_V0bM Here's a rendition of Beautiful Love, one of my favorite tunes to play. I've tried to go out of my comfort zone on this video and...

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The power of the technique triangle

The power of the technique triangle

  Have you ever thought about what ingredients are for a rock solid technique on guitar? Here's the answer, in a nutshell: The "Technique Triangle". This is a three-point framework for understanding what you need to do in order to take your technique to the next...

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When Sensei Greg met Obi-Stu Kenobi

When Sensei Greg met Obi-Stu Kenobi

  Exciting times - it's great to see so many of you sign up for my new course, "Fast Lane: The Total Technique Roadmap for Jazz Guitar". Anyway, today I received an interesting question about the new course from one of my subscribers, Neil. Here's his question:...

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