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Maximize your Sight-Reading Skills, part I

Eric F Lemieux Guitar guitar technique sight-read

Maximize your Sight-Reading Skills, part I

Guitarists: Maximize your Sight-Reading Skills PART 1 By Eric Lemieux Let’s face it: the guitar is not an easy instrument when it comes to mastering sight-reading. If we compare the reading abilities of guitarists to those of other instrumentalists, such as violinists or keyboardists, guitarists are, generally speaking, poor readers.  This is simply a fact. There are many reasons for this: one of them is that there are so many different positions on the neck where we can play the same notes, and there is no clear reading position or tradition established as is the case for the violin family....

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