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How to Learn Guitar Faster (Without Cutting Corners)

When learning to play guitar, many players try to learn as quickly as possible.

Unfortunately, this can sometimes mean omitting important concepts and developing bad habits. At the end of the day, there is little to be saved by cutting corners.

In his new video, guitar instructor Robert Baker offers valuable tips and tricks that will help you learn faster and remember more without taking shortcuts.

For more of Robert’s lessons, stop by his YouTube channel.

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Jackson is an Associate Editor at GuitarWorld.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player (opens in new tab). Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder (opens in new tab) and Unrecorded (opens in new tab). Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.