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Learning To Play The Guitar

There are so many different musical instruments to choose from but many people who desire to learn how to play one will gravitate toward the guitar. It is an instrument that is almost universal in nature. Regardless of whether you are playing country, blues, rock or even folk music, it is the guitar that really stands out. Learning to play guitar may seem like an overwhelming task but when you have the right people behind you to instruct you, you would be surprised with what you're able to accomplish.

At the Open Chord School of Music, we offer guitar lessons to children and adults of all ages. We recognize that there are many different directions that you can go with your guitar playing, so we make sure that we tailor each lesson to the individual student. It doesn't matter if you are trying to learn the basic chords, learning the scales or even learning various techniques for either rhythm or lead guitar, you can rest assured that within no time, you will be jamming with your friends, playing your favorite guitar licks and even making up your own music, if that is the direction you would like to go.

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One of the reasons why we are so successful at helping you learn to play guitar is because of the teachers that we offer to you. Our teachers are skilled with a wide range of music types, including rock, folk, blues, bluegrass, country and alternative music. Like you, we enjoy learning how to play a musical instrument and we know that doing so should be a fun experience. That is how we can provide you with the best method possible for learning to play quickly so that you can jump right in with both feet and get started.

You might also be surprised with the reason why it is beneficial to learn to play guitar. It is more than knowing how to play your favorite songs on the guitar, which is important, it's about the benefits that it provides. Scientific studies have proven time and time again that playing guitar and listening to what you are playing is not only a guaranteed way to get rid of stress, it can even release dopamine into the pleasure center of the brain. There is even some evidence that playing the guitar can help to reduce pain in the body. In other words, there is no reason not to play the guitar and plenty of reasons to pick one up today.

It doesn't matter if you are a raw beginner or an advanced player, we can help you to get more out of playing the guitar. We offer one-on-one 30 minute weekly sessions at a price anyone can afford. We even offer a discount on the first month to make it a little easier for you to get started with your lessons. Contact us today by calling us on the telephone, stopping by at our Kingston Pike location or filling out the form on our website.