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by scirocco
Mon Sep 25, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Bootcamp Lessons
Topic: Curriculum for child learner?
Replies: 2
Views: 1606

Re: Curriculum for child learner?

I think for a curriculum you should just follow the sequence of lessons in the rookie bootcamp. They aren't just random - each new lesson introduces something new, compared with the previous one. As a complete adult beginner myself I've been very impressed by the way it progresses along so well. You...
by scirocco
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Bootcamp Lessons
Topic: Game of Thrones - Great music and great for speed and coordination
Replies: 15
Views: 6327

Re: Game of Thrones - Great music and great for speed and coordination

I enjoyed learning Game of Thrones, but its placement in the sequence of lessons seems really odd. It is 10x as hard as anything before or after. I get through most rookie bootcamp lessons in a day (in fact each lesson is usually a nice daily dose) but it took me a week to get Game of Thrones to the...
by scirocco
Thu Jul 27, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Bootcamp Lessons
Topic: Newbie - Not Learning? Bad habits? UPDATED
Replies: 3
Views: 1924

Re: Newbie - Not Learning? Bad habits? UPDATED

I tried removing the finger number from the sheet and it is impossible for me to play almost anything (out of C mayor). I think the finger numbering thing can be a trap. I think you need to turn it off as soon as you understand what the fingering is for a particular song and not rely on playing by ...