One important thing in guitar playing, or any aspect in life, is to know what you want to ultimately achieve and accomplish. Although perfection is impossible, the journey towards it is crucial if you are serious about improving. When you have a vivid outcome of what you want to achieve, it makes it easier to identify what smaller steps you need to take towards accomplishing this goal.
I know, I know, deciding where you want to go with your playing ability and music is easier said than done. Here are a few ideas to get your imagination and visualization fired up
Tap Your Inner Excitement: What do you love to play so much that it excites you just thinking about playing it? What kind of music are you passionate about?
Focus on Those You Admire: See and hear your favorite musicians, the men and women you most want to be like. “Borrow” from them what you like most and make it your own. Pay attention to what makes these players admirable. See and hear these qualities in your mind’s theater, and feel the excitement you have tapped into.
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