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Play the Traditional Song "Down in the Willow Garden"
Learn about the origins of "Down in the Willow Garden" and get playing tips in today’s excerpt from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher.
Learn to Play "Rocky Road to Dublin"
"Rocky Road to Dublin" is an instantly recognizable and rousing Irish song. Learn it in time for St. Patrick's Day (March 17th) with the help of this excerpt.
Blues Shuffle Lesson
The backbone of blues is the shuffle. Here’s how to do it!
3/4 Time for Beginners
Here’s an exercise to help you hear the rhythm of 3/4 or “waltz” time more easily.
How to Improvise Blues Solos with Homespun's Toby Walker and Happy Traum
Homespun presents a lesson on blues solos with Toby Walker and Happy Traum.
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Four Guitar Myths Debunked
“Cracks in the top of a guitar ruin the sound" is just one of the common guitar myths we set straight in today’s excerpt from the Acoustic Guitar Owner’s Manual.