Making money as a guitarist is very achievable as long as you have taken your guitar playing to an adequate level.
Teaching guitar, performing live and getting booked for ‘sessions’ are probably the most lucrative areas. Even within these fields though there are many options to consider.
This first of two articles on how to make money as a guitarist, focuses on making money through guitar teaching.
Why does an article called ‘There is nothing natural about playing guitar’ start with tennis? Bear with me…
When I was in my teens, my friends and I joined the local tennis club. It was a small place with no coaching so none of us knew what good tennis technique was. We just battered the balls around with boundless enthusiasm in a way that felt right to us.
A couple of years later, with our abilities having developed steadily from ...Continue Reading →
“Is it ever too late to learn guitar?” is something that a lot of people ask themselves when they’re considering taking up the instrument. Many regret not having learned an instrument at school, or not having stuck it out.
Some worry that they will now find it too difficult. The implication here is that learning to play an instrument is easier for children than adults. Is there any truth to this though?
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