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The Sky's the Limit

November 16, 2010
A rut-busting exercise using restrictions to move into new territory
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The Generic Word "Go"

October 20, 2010
Dressing up standard chords
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Muscle Maintenance for Guitarists

September 21, 2010
Warmups and stretches to keep your hands and wrists in shape
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The Lydian Mode

August 17, 2010
Talking modes and how to use them right.
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Make Those Standards Your Own

July 20, 2010
Identifying where you first learned the standards and giving them your own signature
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Trio Energy

June 16, 2010
The wonders of playing in a trio
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Tracing Roots (or “How Not to Be a Jazz Snob”)

May 18, 2010
Tracing the roots of jazz guitar
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12-Bar Blues: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

April 15, 2010
Familiarize yourself with the 12-bar blues and it''ll show up in all different styles
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Inspiration Licks (Or 10 Ways to Get Unstuck)

February 11, 2010
Change up your surroundings and style to get out of a sticky place.
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The Repertoire List

October 21, 2009
Inventory your playing and list your repertoire to get prepared for gigs and evaluate areas for improvement.
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Metronome Practice: Tune of the Day

July 22, 2009
Jane gives us some exercises for staying in time and experimenting with unfamiliar beats.
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A Bargain Chord

June 17, 2009
Incorporating the guitar''s easiest chords into your music
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