Welcome to my resource page!
The Friendly Frets resource page is a growing collection of videos from my youtube channel along with the downloadable PDF files that accompany each of my channel videos. Please also see several posts that I have written to help new students get all set up for learning and playing music.
Posts I've written
Parents. Are you losing patience with practice? Here is a brief 5 word guide on supporting your child’s motivation and efforts towards practicing music. You will be given an opportunity to think about your child’s practice efforts through 5 simple words: perspective, accommodation, presence, resistance, and growth.
Are you looking to buy your first electric guitar? This buying guide can help you narrow your search criteria, provide recommendations, and outline a buying approach that is aimed at saving you money and feel good about your overall consumer experience.
Here is a acoustic guitar buying guide for beginners. I enjoy helping new students and their families find an affordable acoustic guitar that is user friendly for students just starting out. In this article I will share my process, recommendations, and additional resources to help you towards purchasing your first acoustic guitar