Tips For Guitar Playing Success
Take Flight with Your Guitar!

Take Flight with Your Guitar!

June 23, 2022

Up, up and away! Did you know your guitar can board an airplane with you? Yep, you're allowed to bring it onboard as your carry-on. So don't leave home without it!

In this episode Marlene talks about the rules and helpful hints to airplane travel with your guitar.

For the Flying with Guitar FAA Rules go to: Thursday Tips blog

Original air date 5/20/21

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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

Road Trip! Safely Take Your Guitar Along for the Ride!

Road Trip! Safely Take Your Guitar Along for the Ride!

June 16, 2022

If you're taking to the road this summer, take your guitar too. It's easy to pack and fun to play guitar where ever your travels take you!
In this episode Marlene talks about her 8 'taking your guitar in the car' travel tips!

Original air date 8/6/20, during COVID, but these tips and ideas are timeless!

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

How to Play Guitar Using a Flat Pick

How to Play Guitar Using a Flat Pick

June 9, 2022

When it comes to playing rhythm on your guitar you have a few options; finger style and using a flat pick, as well as combination/hybrid versions of these rhythmic options. 

In this episode Marlene will share the details of how you can play your guitar using a flat pick!

Original air date 5/14/20

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

Getting Rid of String Buzzing

Getting Rid of String Buzzing

June 2, 2022

It can be annoying to play a song and hear your string(s) buzzing. Those pesky sounds can be eliminated once their origins are understood. 

In this episode Marlene discusses the reasons string buzzing can occur and solutions so you can get your best sound.

Original air date 4/16/20

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
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Coaching Sessions

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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

How to Change Chords Quickly

How to Change Chords Quickly

May 26, 2022

Changing from chord to chord can be one of the most challenging skills for guitar players. Changing quickly (and smoothly) is even more challenging.

In this episode Marlene gives you tips and ideas to 'speed up' your chord changes while maintaining accuracy.

Original air date 4/23/20

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
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Coaching Sessions

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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

How To Set A Do-Able Practice Routine

How To Set A Do-Able Practice Routine

May 19, 2022

The best way to become a better guitarist is to practice, so it makes sense to develop a reasonable practice routine, one that can turn into a habit.  

In this episode Marlene will help you, step-by-step, to easily set up a do-able practice routine.

Original air date 4/9/20

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
Lesson of the Month Club
Coaching Sessions

Support this podcast show Become a Patron

Marlene's Music website www.marlenesmusic.com

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Available on...
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@applepodcasts @applemusic @spotify @spotifypodcasts @podbean @amazonmusicpodcast 

Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

Got Fingertip Soreness? Here’s Tips to Minimize the Pain

Got Fingertip Soreness? Here’s Tips to Minimize the Pain

May 12, 2022

Do your fingertips feel sore during or after a playing session? If you answered yes, then you're normal. Good news though, there are strategies that can help minimize the soreness. 

In this episode Marlene will share simple, tired-and-true tips and ideas to help you alleviate the tenderness in your fingertips.

Original air date 4/9/20

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
Lesson of the Month Club
Coaching Sessions

Support this podcast show Become a Patron

Marlene's website www.marlenesmusic.com

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Available on...
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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

Guitar Songs for May 5th - Feliz Cinco De Mayo!

Guitar Songs for May 5th - Feliz Cinco De Mayo!

May 5, 2022

The 5th of May, Cinco de Mayo, is a celebration of Hispanic culture. Playing Spanish themed songs on your guitar (la guitarra) is an instrumental way to celebrate!

In this episode Marlene presents 2 popular, and easy to play, Spanish language songs, histories and translations included. 
Original air date 4/29/2021

For the song links go to: Thursday Tips blog

Guitar Courses/Learning Resources
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! 
Lesson of the Month Club
Coaching Sessions

Support this podcast show Become a Patron

Marlene's website www.marlenesmusic.com

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Credits:
Creator, Host, Producer: Marlene Hutchinson
This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

Spring Your Strings - Acoustic Guitar String Changing 101!

Spring Your Strings - Acoustic Guitar String Changing 101!

April 28, 2022

Seasons are a good reminder to change out your acoustic guitar strings (clean/polish your guitar too). If you're changing your strings now, during April or May (spring), you might like to think of it as a time to 'spring your strings' - out with the old strings, in with the new!

In this episode Marlene takes you through the how-to's of string changing, step-by-step, so you can change your own strings.

Original air date 5/21/2020

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This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

 

Guitar Friends Interview - Steven Leavitt, The Language of Creativity

Guitar Friends Interview - Steven Leavitt, The Language of Creativity

April 21, 2022

In honor of this show's recent 2nd Anniversary, we thought it would be fun to share Marlene being interviewed for The Language of Creativity podcast show. During the interview she talks about new beginnings including her own musical beginnings, her experiences learning to play guitar, her journey into teaching guitar and taking her podcast show idea and making it happen.

About Steven Leavitt's The Language of Creativity podcast show!
"What does it mean to be creative in a world that seems obsessed with conformity? Through interviews with creatives from every field, the Language of Creativity Podcast aims to discover the connection between art and living as seen through the eyes of the artist."

In this episode you'll hear a portion of the interview, to listen to the interview in it's entirety click here https://thelanguageofcreativity.com/marlene/

Do you know anyone who would like to learn to play guitar?
Learn to Play Guitar in a Day! course

Already play guitar? Keep learning new skills each month with the
Lesson of the Month Club

Support this podcast show

For virtual learning and more go to www.marlenesmusic.com

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Available on...
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@applepodcasts @applemusic @spotify @spotifypodcasts @podbean @amazonmusicpodcast 

This podcast was made possible in part by I Create Sound
For help getting your best sound, go to www.icreatesound.com

 

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