Top 5 best reasons to learn guitar
Learning guitar has lots of great life-enhancing benefits. For a start, it's just so much fun!
Here are five great reasons to dust off that old guitar, get some new strings and start making your dreams of playing guitar come true today.
1. Get Creative
Learning to play guitar improves your creativity and self-expression: Playing guitar allows you to express yourself musically and creatively.
2. Improve your skills
Improving your guitar skills takes discipline and patience: Learning guitar requires consistent practice and patience, which can translate to other areas of life.
3. Improve your memory
Learning music enhances memory and cognitive function: Playing an instrument can improve memory and cognitive function by strengthening neural connections in the brain.
Playing music reduces stress: Playing guitar can be a form of stress relief and a fun way to relax and unwind.
5. Get social
Music makes connections with others: Playing guitar can be a social activity and can lead to connections with other musicians and music enthusiasts. Music brings people together.
What's Your Reason?
What do you love most about playing guitar? Let us know in the comments 👇🏻
With more than 35 years experience as a music educator, performer, recording musician, author and composer/arranger, Reuben has taught hundreds of people how to play guitar. He operates a busy guitar school where students study the essential skills of the instrument and are encouraged to develop their own musical voice, to express themselves through music.
When Reuben isn’t playing guitar, teaching guitar, or listening to guitar music you’ll probably find him in the kitchen cooking an outrageously hot Mexican chilli.