Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • Welcome To "The Principles of Correct Practice For Guitar" Stage 1 Training!

    • The Journey Begins!

  • 2

    Course Goals

    • Our 3 Goals

    • Watch Me Demonstrate The Foundation Exercises

    • The Right Hand String Shifting Exercise

    • Walking Exercise 1 & 4

    • Walking Exercise 1 & 3

    • Walking Exercise 1 & 2

  • 4

    Chapter 1: Preparatory Information For Correct Practice

    • The Understandings You Need For Correct Practice

    • Desire, Attention & Awareness

    • Muscle Memory

    • 2 Attention Tools: Rotating Attention & Following

    • You Must Watch Your Fingers!

    • Attention & Intention

    • No Tempo Practice & Posing

    • Sympathetic Tension

    • The Basic Practice Approach

  • 5

    Chapter 2: Sitting, Hand Positions & The Right Hand String Shifting Exercise

  • 6

    Chapter 3: Left Hand Preparation

  • 7

    Chapter 4: Essential Finger Combinations

    • The Butterfly: Finger Combinations With Light Fingers - Principles DVD

    • The Ladder: Finger Combinations With Firm Fingers - Principles DVD

  • 8

    Chapter 5: Right Hand Fingerstyle Training

    • The Rest Stroke - Principles DVD

    • The Free Stroke - DVD

    • Finger Dipping - Principles DVD

    • Arpeggios - Principles DVD

  • 9

    Foundations Of The Left Hand On Guitar

    • Preparation Exercises For Correct Left Hand Development

    • The Walking Exercises

  • 10

    The Art Of Practicing - Using The Basic Practice Approach

    • The Basic Practice Approach Explained

    • Final Advice

  • 11

    Extras

    • Touching Technique to Eliminate Finger Squeeze With 3

    • The 2 Straight Exercise

    • The 1 Over Exercise

    • The 3 Basic Pick Moves

  • 12

    Class Recordings

    • All Class Summaries

    • Cycle 1: Class 1 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 1

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    • Cycle 1: Class 2 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 2

    • Cycle 1: Class 3 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 3

    • Cycle 1: Class 4 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 4

    • Cycle 1: Class 5 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 5

    • Cycle 1: Class 6 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 6

    • Cycle 1: Class 7 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 7

    • Cycle 1: Class 8 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 8

    • Cycle 1: Class 9 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 9

    • Cycle 1: Class 10 Summary

    • Cycle 1: Class 10

    • Cycle 2: Class 1 Summary

    • Cycle 2: Class 1

    • Cycle 2: Class 2 Summary

    • Cycle 2: Class 3 Summary

    • Cycle 2: Class 2

    • Cycle 2: Class 3

    • Cycle 2: Class 4

    • Cycle 2: Class 5

    • Cycle 2: Class 6

    • Cycle 2: Class 7

    • Cycle 2: Class 8

    • Cycle 2: Class 9

    • Cycle 2: Class 10

  • 13

    Private Lessons

    • Chris: Lesson 1