My Daily Guitar Practice Routine and Philosophy: My lifelong goal has been to master the guitar and to improvise and explore new areas and especially to avoid
repeating my self or what Larry Coryell calls 'finger patterns'.
My 3 parts in practicing consist of:
1. Rudiments - Technical maintenance and expansion including chords.
2. Expansion exercises I wrote for myself.
3. Exploration & conceptual improvisational exhaustion.
Mostly I improvise to the Jamie Aeborsold play to records starting medium tempo. Also on my exercises I start with
3 note studies (double not exercises) without the use of the metronome (and breaking up ...
3 news songs...: Uploaded 3 new songs over the past 3 weeks. These will be in the next upcoming album (name and date TBD)...
1. Strawberry Girl
2. Thievery Economy
3. Crazy Thoughts
I'm also pleasantly surprised that one of the very early songs and recordings is making the chart for this long...the track Pot Of Gold is what I'm referring to. Maybe I'll re-record this and see if it can get better.
news!: OK, so;
'Lucky' is a nice simple song that was written by Max Abbott and myself, and is now up on my song site. I really like it, it's really catchy!
I'm still in the writing process with other songs, and haven't made any new songs of recent.
In other news,
Some friends I did some covers with in Worcester Uni (studio) have sent me the CD with the 5 songs we've done,
so if I can at some point I'll put them on my 'Any Collaboration' page.
I can't play the guitar properly at the mo, I've hur...