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Learn How to Practice Guitar: Guitar Playing Techniques With Tom Morello and Carlos Santana

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Aug 9, 2021 • 5 min read

You can own the most beautiful guitar in the world, but its potential cannot be unlocked unless you diligently practice your playing technique. A good guitar practice routine involves reinforcing known skills, pushing yourself to develop new ones, and steering clear of bad habits that can snake their way into your playing.