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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #175 on: June 17, 2020, 06:46:41 am »
Congratulations David! Well deserved! Couldn't have gone to a nicer person.

Thank you, Lynn, that's ever so kind.

I'm delighted that we could choose you and every word in the written accolade is true. We could have written even more but wanted to be concise.
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Thank you, Richard, as I say I am stunned and delighted in equal measures and most certainly blushing a tad.

Congrats David - I don't often post on here but regularly read posts, and it's clear you have contributed a lot to this forum, and encouraged many.
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Thank you, Stan, I do love this Community and do what I can to contribute.
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #176 on: June 17, 2020, 11:49:07 pm »
Congratulations David! 💖💖 Well deserved award! You add a lot to the community and are always supportive and helpful!

I was hesitant to join any guitar forum because most guitar forums can be not-so-nice places. Justin impressed me with his website and system and I popped in here to the forums where I was impressed by the atmosphere, which wouldn't be possible without you, and all the other great people here who take the time to help others and make everyone feel welcome!💖 (And especially the mods, who also go above and beyond in so many, many, ways!)

Anyway, keep being awesome David, and congratulations again! 💖
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #177 on: June 18, 2020, 02:46:35 am »
I just re-read your 5000 posts, all quality stuff.   Congratulations David! on your posts, your award, your lovely wife and on your insight.  Your mindset during your journey is a fascinating read and I say get posting cause we all love your work my friend. Did  someone say cricket?
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« Reply #178 on: June 18, 2020, 10:57:58 am »
Thank you Becky.  You summed it up. It is the whole Community which is truly a community, every member, that makes learning so possible ... the support, suggestions and general care.

Of course being Australian, the cricket metaphor lands for you, Alex, appreciate all your encouragement. And like the cricketing greats, I'm just getting started and aim to build a big innings here  ;D
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #179 on: June 18, 2020, 11:55:05 am »
Congrats David you’ve certainly made a big contribution to the JG forum. Always positive, helpful and supportive.
I think this forum is pretty unique in terms of content. Other guitar forums are full of members whose opinion is the only correct one, whose guitar is the only one anyone should buy, everyone else is wrong and the points are expressed in a forceful, often unkind, put down manner.
You’re contributions to this forum are an example of how forum members should be.
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« Reply #180 on: June 18, 2020, 12:37:21 pm »
Thanks, Gordon, appreciate that. Seems like I got lucky and came directly to Justin Guitar, for lessons and community.
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« Reply #181 on: June 18, 2020, 02:11:42 pm »
David,
Many congrats on this well deserved award. Someone had to be first and no one better than you! Enjoy the spoils of your success! Maybe it will help with a new pedal or something!  ;)

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« Reply #182 on: June 18, 2020, 04:57:16 pm »
Thanks very much, LBro, appreciate your ongoing encouragement and all the know-how you have shared with me behind the scenes as I have progressed
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« Reply #183 on: December 16, 2020, 06:35:56 am »
My 4th JGversary

Dec 16th and time for a RC update to reflect on my fourth year and four years here. I’m trying something different in this update. After my customary long story, I’ve added some info about my gear, original songs, and links to my RCupdates. The last for those folk, who may be new to the Forum and perhaps want to look back and follow my story from the beginning.

I do sometimes look back over my RC myself, particularly in moments of frustration or self-doubt/criticism and then enjoy reading all the comments and chat between the updates. While that reminds me how far I have come and the chat is encouraging, I expect it is less so for others. Hence not deleting all those posts and providing the links so you can skip all the in-between posts and just follow the story if you feel so inclined.

I began this year determined to keep working on finger-picking and performing at TJ’s Acoustic Music Club’s Open Mic nights. TJs also host evenings where people are invited to play and my aim was to improve as a live performer to eventually be invited to the Big Stage event.  Of course everything changed with the spread of the Corona virus and measures taken to combat the Covid-19 pandemic.

But as they say “the show must go on”. And I can reflect on another year of learning, some progress, fun, and achievements to celebrate.

Once Open Mic events were no longer happening I decided to simulate the live experience by recording a set of three songs with talk in between. I named the series "Songs From the Playroom (not the Wood)" You’ll find these and all my other recordings on my YouTube channel (link in the Gear section below). While recording a video at home is not quite as scary as the real thing, hitting the record button remains the cue for adrenalin to begin to pump. I don’t shake and tense as much as I used to but still find that learning how to be relaxed and in the moment, keeping the mind focussed on the performance and not thinking about the performance or worse inner dialogue about not making a mistake is harder than it sounds.

As I continued to work on how I make the home live videos, I succumbed again to GAS and picked up a TC Helicon Play Acoustic pedal. The purpose being to be able to make live videos that have similar sound quality as what I produce in the DAW but without using the DAW. Eventually the pedal should allow me to play live with that same sound quality, with the guitar plugged in rather than being mic’ed up. An extravagance no doubt but am enjoying being able to make the home videos with a webcam, rather than a phone, the DAW, and the process to marry the two together. And who knows, when the day comes to play on the Big Stage, I will be ready.

In preparing the list of posts below, I noticed that I acquired the Hohner Resonator in July 2018. Finally this year, two years later, I was ready to start down the path to learn finger-style blues. My first step is to learn the first piece, Steady Thumb Blues, from Justin’s Solo Blues course. I posted a WIP video and it remains a work in progress, along with the second piece Walking Easy Blues. My progress is slow, but I enjoy the process, and I know in time I will get better and develop the control of the thumb and fingers of the right hand, be able to make chords and play lead lines, and do all together. And yes Darrell, DaddyStovePipe’s pieces are also on the to-learn list. Justin has also posted up some lessons recently that I have watched and will come back to. For now learning by learning pieces is appealing to me.

Along the way some more covers and a couple of original songs. Four years in the progress this year feels less significant than in previous years. I feel like I can’t really call myself a beginner anymore and that disrupts my expectations, self-assessments. The inner judge now starts to mess with my mind pointing out that I ought to be better than I am after four years. And when progress is less dramatic, being more on a plateau of small improvements rather than making the big improvements, I can struggle a little. The mental side of learning has its challenging moments for me.

So I make the most of the little wins. For example, being able to revisit Wonderful Tonight and be able to play and sing it from memory, playing the D/F# with the thumb over the top, and the camera recording, felt great. 

And at risk of blowing my own trumpet, I was fortunate to be recognised with a Community Award … totally unexpected when I look at all the other folk who’ve been recognised. I had the opportunity to spend time with Justin talking about song-writing and production. I have written up my experiences and suffice here to say, I learned a great deal and was able to apply it to great benefit in the most recent original song I produced.

When I began I posted all my recordings up on SoundCloud. Having taken the plunge to post videos rather than just audios, I’ve decided that in due course I will close the SC account and just use YouTube. But I did want my YT channel to include the most memorable recordings shared on SC, mostly my own original songs.  And in porting them across I decided to remix the songs. An opportunity to see how much I may have improved in that aspect. So far so good and I feel the mixes already released have been significantly better.

As I reflect, I would now consider myself to be continuing to consolidate the Beginner Course skills with the ability to play E and A shape barre chords while working slowly at finger-style, via the Folk Fingerstyle module or the Solo Blues Course. I continue to enjoy producing original songs, when the muse comes a calling. And I have made progress as a mixer/sound engineer (that sounds ever so grandiose but can’t think of a better word)

That said, I find myself tending to practice with far less determination and investment in time than when I was doing the Beginner Course and spend far more time learning and playing songs.

Having read how other folk have set themselves what we at work call BHAGs (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) and are driven to practice, I got to thinking about my own approach. I am quite happy puttering along. And when I look back over the year I think I have improved as a player and singer but haven’t advanced my skills significantly in the year.

And I wonder if that may be due to the fact that when I began four years ago, it was a last chance saloon moment, with me not believing I had the necessary innate talent to really get very far. Having achieved so much more than I imagined I might, maybe the drive to push on to become even better, to set and work towards my own BHAGs, is just not there. I don’t know. Not that I am unhappy or frustrated, I just tend to think, maybe over-think, about things.

Time to stop thinking and analysing and just appreciate the fun had, the achievements, the continued progress, even if on a more gentle trajectory. I can celebrate four wonderful years, having made so many friends here in the Community. I look forward to continuing to play and sing, work on my finger-style and blues playing, produce more original songs, and maybe some opportunities to collaborate and produce some songs with folk here will present (I do enjoy the mixing and mastering).

Thank you all for listening and reading, for all your encouragement and support. Without it I am sure I would have packed it in again in Feb 2017.

Keep on keeping on with your own journey and adventures, sure and confident in the knowledge that if you stick with the programme, persevere, you will progress and achieve your own goals.

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Guitars: Fender Paramount PM-1 Deluxe | Honer Resonator | Epiphone LP Standard Pro | Celebrity CC67 (Nashville strung)
Amp: Blackstar ID15:TVP
Pedals: TC Helicon Play Acoustic
Mics: Samson CO3 | AKG D5 | Shure 545SD Unidyne III
AI: Focusrite Scarlet 2i2
DAW: Reaper
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My Original Songs

No Regrets https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pdpo2v0YYvA
Voices of Vincent Blue Beast https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tL_xXB1nQU
Free https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTB2gwCuJfk
Two To Midnight https://soundcloud.com/david-preece-24770685/two-to-midnight-20190505
David’s Summer Songet https://soundcloud.com/david-preece-24770685/davids-summer-songet-20190427
Dear Johnny Blues https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yII_bC3mCc
Song For Lesley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NCKNbm0eNQ

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Here are links to my RC updates, from latest to first. Some of the posts include links to recordings that were shared on SoundCloud, which have been deleted to make space.

#20 5000th Forum post and 4 keys to learning https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg418388#msg418388
#19 My 3rd JGversary https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg412333#msg412333
#18 First Open Mic and setting up the music room https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg408299#msg408299
#17 My 2nd JGversary https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg395821#msg395821
#16 First live performance https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg395343#msg395343
#15 First two originals and winning the Forum Contest https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg392745#msg392745
#14 18 month update https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg387129#msg387129
#13 My 1st JGversary https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg374843#msg374843
#12 Going beyond my dreams https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg372813#msg372813
#11 September songs and success https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg370936#msg370936
#10 RC up to date, 8.5 month reflection https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367334#msg367334
#9 A severe attack of GAS https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367332#msg367332
#8 It’s not a linear journey https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367304#msg367304
#7 Consolidation, Forum Contest, and BC Stage 4 https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367171#msg367171
#6 The onset of GAS https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367161#msg367161
#5 Joining the Community and my first recordings https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg367108#msg367108
#4 Playing where other people were around https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg366739#msg366739
#3 Beginning Justin’s BC https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg366228#msg366228
#2 Starting the guitar adventure https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg365944#msg365944
#1 Discovering a love of music https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.msg365758#msg365758
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #184 on: December 16, 2020, 08:10:03 am »
What a mighty update David.
4 years and still going strong - getting stronger infact.
Keep on rocking and picking.
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« Reply #185 on: December 16, 2020, 08:37:06 am »
Once I saw you'd updated your Road Case I settled myself down for a long read. It's a slow Wednesday at work and I have - for a change - the time focus on a longer read than normal. I thoroughly enjoyed it and it's interesting to see your reflections on progress, practice etc. after four years. I've never been one for keeping my Road Case going but I do think sometimes it's important to just reflect on the progress made.

I could mirror what you have said in terms of practice and performance. My "practice" routine to specifically sit down and go through lessons etc. is negligible. I am at the moment more driven by songs and performing. I guess the drive to learn new skills is driven by that ,so things like barre chords were still very difficult for me just over 12 months ago BUT I no longer think about them because I use them in songs all the time. I am also slowly finding that it's becoming more natural to blend in rhythm with some simple solo or string picking as part of songs. I'm still rubbish at improv and blues in general (something I want to improve but struggle to find the motivation to) but I am making slow progress. More recently I've started to see the value of triads as part of switching up parts of songs....so I now find myself practicing that more. Overall I'm learning new skills incrementally BUT I agree it not like the big steps being made in the early years. Personally I see nothing wrong with that. Even though I can practice everyday for anything between 1-2 hours that still feels like limited time to squeeze things in...so I do what I enjoy.

I would say you've progressed quite a lot in the last year, in particular your confidence around performances and angling more and more to actually fully learning the song so that you can perform it without any support. The song itself becomes drilled into muscle memory. We all have self doubt and I think we all look at how others perform and think I wish I could do that....I don't think  we should ever lose sight of where we've come from. I know if someone showed me 6 years ago how I could play guitar I would be very happy and I'm sure you are the same.

Bravo again for an interesting update and I wish you the best of luck with your goals for next year.
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #186 on: December 16, 2020, 10:35:25 am »
Thank for that in depth update David, I found it very interesting and on a personal level very reassuring. Many of your sentiments, thoughts and conclusions are exactly like mine and as I read them I was thinking “that’s me, I could have written this”.

There is no doubt in my mind that without the sharing of ideas, advice and experiences on this forum, my online guitar learning journey would have stuttered and maybe ground to a halt. Especially this year when the opportunity to share things with others has been almost nonexistent.
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« Reply #187 on: December 16, 2020, 01:20:20 pm »
Great update David. I love the energy you throw into learning and playing the guitar and stretching yourself.

Cheers,

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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #188 on: December 16, 2020, 09:00:06 pm »
Thanks, David, for that comprehensive quick index. I've just read your 4 keys and have listened to your House of the Rising Sun from years ago. Bravo! Well done, and thanks for the inspiration.
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #189 on: December 16, 2020, 10:40:55 pm »
Great read David.  thanks for the update.  I think you are going through what many go through and is totally normal.  In the early days, the progress seems so much faster and easily recognizable.  As one begins to master skills, which you most definitely have, the improvements become more incremental and take longer to achieve.  I run into this myself and know how frustrating it can become.  That being said, keep on keeping on man!  You are an inspiration to all of us on the forum and we enjoy following your journey. 

I need to go back and search for some of the finger style resonator tunes you mention.  While I don't own a resonator, that is part of my long game.  Once I feel I can get to a point where I can justify it, I'd like to get one so I can play both fingerstyle and slide on it..
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #190 on: December 16, 2020, 10:59:51 pm »
That is what I call a solid roadcase, what a great post which I hope many of those who are starting the journey will encounter and learn from your past experiences. It seems you are really enjoying yourself which is a point after all isn't it? Hope you continue to make most of it and to record as many videos as you can and share with all of us :)

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« Reply #191 on: December 17, 2020, 12:31:46 am »
You are such a slacker David  ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D

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« Reply #192 on: December 17, 2020, 12:51:39 am »
Really good update, DP. You have put forth some very nice tracks, and you serve as a North star for many of us, both as a human being and a guitar player. That said, I'm looking forward to new music and experimentation from you in the coming year. More good things to come I'm sure.

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« Reply #193 on: December 17, 2020, 04:53:51 am »
Richard, Jason, Gordon, Keith, Twin Six, Joe, Adrian, Maggie, Clint :-

Thank you all for reading, the affirmations, the encouragement - it is such a big part of my overall process.

I am a blend of introvert and extrovert, so this community is an essential source of energy for me. For some reason, I know not why, I have always struggled with a measure of self-doubt. I have worked on that over the last few years and progress in learning and doing things I thought were beyond me, with your support, as helped me to overcome that.

The RC helps me remember the gain so as not to be frustrated or down on myself at the road ahead, that never-ending road with its twists and turns, ups and downs, and mysteries yet discovered. Also if it helps others here in any way to stay motivated and persist, then the time taken is all the more worthwhile.

I need to go back and search for some of the finger style resonator tunes you mention.  While I don't own a resonator, that is part of my long game.  Once I feel I can get to a point where I can justify it, I'd like to get one so I can play both fingerstyle and slide on it.

You and me both, Joe ;) Here's a link to that video (there is only one piece, so far): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghunT4Mqqfk

You are such a slacker David  ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D

LMAO

Classic Maggie  ;D

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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #194 on: December 17, 2020, 06:32:15 am »
Great read David, thanks for the update.

I do find your progress reports very interesting and inspiring.

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« Reply #195 on: December 17, 2020, 12:43:12 pm »
For some reason, I know not why, I have always struggled with a measure of self-doubt. I have worked on that over the last few years and progress in learning and doing things I thought were beyond me, with your support, as helped me to overcome that.

You and me both, Joe ;) Here's a link to that video (there is only one piece, so far): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghunT4Mqqfk

You are not alone on that front.  It often takes me a long time to actually get started on projects and such due to self doubt.  I am happy you are progressing on that front.  The recording was great.  I look forward to hearing more music coming from that beautiful resonator.  Oh, and the fedora is such the perfect accompaniment for that tune. 👍
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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #196 on: December 19, 2020, 08:12:22 am »
Great read David, thanks for the update.

I do find your progress reports very interesting and inspiring.

Rod.

Thanks for reading and the comment, Rod, glad you get some value from the lengthy time spent in the reading.

You are not alone on that front.  It often takes me a long time to actually get started on projects and such due to self doubt.  I am happy you are progressing on that front.  The recording was great.  I look forward to hearing more music coming from that beautiful resonator.  Oh, and the fedora is such the perfect accompaniment for that tune. 👍

Joe, I think inexorable describes my progress ... it is slow but certain.

Thinking about this, I suspect if we could measure our rate of learning mine would turn out to be slow and then I don't spend many hours per day every day. Put the two together, and like equations of motion show us, it will take many months for me to develop my play-grade. And while I struggle to come to terms with that state of affairs sometimes, mostly I progress in my own way happily.

As for the hat ... it was a gift from my wife and son. It is now part of my look ... goodness that sounds a little at odds with where I am as a performer. I like it because it hides all the frowns of concentration when performing that add cringe-factor to when I watch myself. And an added bonus that it does suit the bluesy "troubadour" image that I'd like to live up to.
Began the adventure Dec 2016 expecting little, achieved more than I imagined, and now I'm a happy advancing beginner
Road Case: https://justinguitarcommunity.com/index.php?topic=41958.0
My Music: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCG2X_TlNs7agW-U0EBCDdbw

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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #197 on: December 19, 2020, 11:39:28 am »
Congratulations on 4 years David! As always, it was a great read. Keep rockin' mate 8)!

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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #198 on: December 19, 2020, 12:23:26 pm »
Hey David,
Great to read another of your updates. Also, I'd like to say thanks for being a bit of a touch stone for many of us.
We see your progress and what you have contributed to the forum is impressive. Hear you describe going through similar experiences and emotions that I've been going through, gives me hope that I'm not the only one. So thank you and keep the posts coming.
Wish you and your all the best of the season,
Glen

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Re: David P's Road Case
« Reply #199 on: December 19, 2020, 01:11:57 pm »
David, 

It's been a pleasure and an inspiration to read your roadcase.

Since I restated my learning following the BC at grade 2 and decided to learn 2 songs at each stage before progressing. It was good to read that your approach was similar through the BC and steady progress can be made. After all its not a sprint to finish the course, but about enjoying the experience and cementing the knowledge learnt.





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