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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.


Jan
5
answered Can blues be upbeat and cheerful?
Jan
3
comment What is the terminology for how we identify numbered notes like C4, E3, D6, etc?
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_pitch_notation
Dec
29
comment What's a buffer pedal and how to use it?
+1 Excellent link and the right answer, but I felt the key point from the article, and the one thing a buffer does, was the point about impedance, so I cheekily edited to add that quote.
Dec
29
revised What's a buffer pedal and how to use it?
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Dec
29
revised Will a portable electronic keyboard sound better if connected to MIDI software?
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Dec
29
answered Will a portable electronic keyboard sound better if connected to MIDI software?
Dec
29
answered What are good ways to pick MIDI instruments that go together?
Dec
24
answered Can amplifying input port break sound card?
Dec
24
answered What is the best way to learn to sing harmony?
Dec
22
revised Self learning path for Guitar
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Dec
22
answered Self learning path for Guitar
Dec
22
answered How the body vibration on a semi-hollowbody guitar affect the sound through the pickups?
Dec
19
reviewed Approve Instrument grade exams
Dec
19
comment Why should I alternate fingers in this piece?
By "my fingers on the frets" you mean "my fingers on the string", right?
Dec
19
comment Is “harpvox” an existing musical instrument?
It pretty much does provide an answer to the question. Is it an existing instrument? No.
Dec
19
comment What does it *mean* to be a good guitarist
Fair point, although reading was just an example. In all fields, exams syllabi tend to have stuff in them that you only learn because the examiner wants it (as anyone who's done programming/IT professional exams knows).
Dec
19
revised How to Write A Ragtime Piano Piece?
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Dec
19
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
19
answered What does it *mean* to be a good guitarist
Dec
18
revised How to Write A Ragtime Piano Piece?
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