From time to time, I post interesting articles and essays for those folks who are interested in guitar pedagogy. Feel free to contact me to discuss any of these. -Larry
Teaching Free-Stroke; Performance and Diagnostics.
Conservatory Tutor "Instructor's Edition" Discussion of the 4th finger Approach,
Matteo -An example of my segment practice method and back-chaining combined. From The Conservatory Tutor. There are only 4 left-hand notes in this piece.
Drill, Baby, Drill -The role of exercises in your studio
Mistakes; Careless vs. Human
On Becoming a Virtuoso Guitarist -I learned much of this from the writings of Phillip Hii. I highly recommend is books.
On Memorization and the Guitar -By Simon Salz
Diagnostics and Mechanism/Technical Remediation
Phrase Length Segmentation Practice
Phrase Length Segmentation Practice II; a more recent essay on the same topic
"The Weighted Plant"
Covert Motor Routines or "How to Play Faster Without Practicing
Right Hand Conventions, Revised and Expanded (2014)
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