It only seems right to start by addressing the foremost question on everyone’s mind – how hard is it to play the classical guitar? While many of today’s youth are drawn to guitar smashing tracks and antiques, there is a selectively large number of enthusiasts who understand that the roots are much more humbler. For all those attracted to the allure of the classics, here are a few things you ought to build up in order to enjoy the classical guitar.
Do You Need To Know How To Read Music?
No not at all…. Since most of classical guitar is related to finger plucking, it isn’t technically too difficult to require a music sheet. In fact, some of the best musicians have made music straight from the heart, feeling each string’s heavenly vibration filter through the soul. So, postpone your idea of learning music for now.
Is It As Difficult As Some Other Styles?
Honestly, nothing is easier than playing the chords and plucking the strings when you do it from heart. Do you really think that a nylon six string used for say, advertisements or the campside fire requires a lot of practice? All it needs is a fine tuned ear, the ability to create something out of nothing and the patience and virtue to enjoy one another’s creation.
Here at ClassicalGuitarStudios, we spend a lot of time playing olden records, morphing the new age trash into the genius of the yesteryears and one thing we learnt is that classical guitars can express any mood, idea, feeling and talk on any topic when done from the soul.
In future posts, we will elaborate a lot more on this concept, showing how guitars help establish a mood in television adverts, become an integral part of keeping together a complete music track and why it is a part of the orchestra even now. Keep visiting us and you will be amazed how we rope in classical guitars with just about anything trending in the world today!