Hello from Los Angeles

edhohoho
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Hello from Los Angeles

Post by edhohoho » Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:41 am

Hello all,

My name is Edmund, I have been trying to teach myself guitar since 1991, but due to time constraints from school, postgraduate training, and now work, I am forever a beginner due to my reliance on tablature. Player of random riffs, master of none.

I started on a steel string acoustic but eventually moved to electric guitar, and eventually stopped playing for a couple years at a time until recently when I've picked the guitar back up and have been trying to learn again during my career transition.

I really enjoy playing my Ibanez Daytripper as it is a small body, short scale acoustic guitar that actually sounds decent for quiet, impromptu practice sessions. I think I've mellowed out a little and all but given up on trying to be a shredder on the electric guitar and have had my interest piqued by the classical guitar sound and beautiful yet technical music I have seen people play online.

I'm looking forward to learning a lot from this forum and its members as I search for my first small body, short scale classical guitar.

Cheers!

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oski79
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Re: Hello from Los Angeles

Post by oski79 » Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:06 am

Welcome to Delcamp!

If you haven't already, please take a moment to read this page for a good rundown on how the forum works, rules, history, etc. You have found a great source of classical guitar knowledge, as we have a wide assortment of members, from beginners to performing artists, with a number of fine teachers, historians, and luthiers. So feel free to ask any questions you might have, but consider using the search function first, as many topics have already been discussed at length.

If you participate in other online forums, you might notice that things can occasionally get rather heated. We work hard to keep that from happening on Delcamp. Please read Mssr. Delcamp’s thoughts on the subject.

Please note that there is a requirement to post an average of once a month. Members not meeting this standard may have their memberships terminated.

Adding your location to your profile is a nice touch. Many of us have made new friends from doing just that.

Again, welcome to the forum!

Regards,

oski79
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