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What’s the best way to master Classical Guitar technique?

There’s so much great classical guitar music out there to play and enjoy. But classical guitar technique is complicated. It’s easy to get overwhelmed by frustrating technical traps that keep you from playing as well as you know you want to.

CTH Teaser Thumbnail 3Conquering Technical Hurdles is a complete, in-depth and state-of-the-art instructional series, centered around over 40 multi-camera view video tutorials. It covers all of basics and many of the more refined secrets of classical guitar technique while offering a grounded, confidence-building approach to developing your natural ability.

Watch this video to find out more about Conquering Technical Hurdles. Or click here to out more.


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The Space Between the Notes

Mastering Lengthy Barre Passages in Tarrega’s Capricho Arabe


Simple Study: Lullaby from a Paper Boat

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Maestoso–Like a Passacaglia

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Mozart’s Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (first movement) for Solo Classical Guitar

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For a limited time you can save $30 on online classical guitar lessons with me.
I suggest emailing me first at jay.kauffman@gmail.com.
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2 Online Lessons for $100
2 Online Lessons for $100

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  • Larry Marchant

    Barre passages – spot on Jay. Many thanks!

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