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I play guitar on my own, at open mic nights, and as part of a weekly get-together for guitarists, and as part a reggae band, for fun.


Feb
18
answered How to count big number of silence bars?
Feb
16
revised What numbers (on my tuner) to tune my guitar to
edited title
Feb
16
comment What are some useful and effective exercises for training absolute pitch?
Absolute pitch can be a curse rather than a blessing. Some people can't listen to recordings that are tuned away from standard reference pitch, because it jars against the "correct" pitch in their head.
Feb
14
comment Exercises For Conditioning a Broken Hand
Consult a real physiotherapist.
Feb
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
13
comment Can anyone learn to sing higher?
Many of us would love to have a good bass.
Feb
12
revised Do I need to use a guitar capo?
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Feb
12
comment Do I need to use a guitar capo?
If you want to call yourself a guitarist, you need to be able to barre an F#m on the 2nd fret.
Feb
12
revised Do I need to use a guitar capo?
added 428 characters in body
Feb
12
answered Do I need to use a guitar capo?
Feb
11
answered how to convert a Hawaiian guitar(lap string guitar) to a classical (acoustic guitar)
Feb
11
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
10
answered In blues, country blues, why don't songwriters get sued for aping the same progressions/tempos/scales as other established blues songs?
Feb
10
comment In blues, country blues, why don't songwriters get sued for aping the same progressions/tempos/scales as other established blues songs?
Oh noes. How will Tom Petty eat?
Feb
10
revised Counting a Waltz
edited body
Feb
10
answered Is a digital or acoustic piano a better option for a beginner (sound and feel)?
Feb
10
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Is “16va” proper notation?
Feb
10
comment Speakers for electronic keyboard
@n.m. That's a fair point and worth adding. I added something to address it.
Feb
10
revised Speakers for electronic keyboard
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Feb
10
comment Learn musical notation
music.stackexchange.com/questions/8055/…