Jump to content
WHAT'S GOING ON THIS MONTH
  • This Month's Live Streaming Guitar Lessons: TUESDAY MAY 12TH - PEDALS and CABLES AND GEAR OH MY! WHAT DOES THIS PEDAL DO? If you've got questions about what pedals do, what pedals do you need, or how something works, then let's get some answers. Steve will guide you through his gear, setting up a pedal board, and how each pedal sounds. WEDNESDAY WORKOUTS: MAY 13TH Tired of not being able to play barre chords? This three week series on Wednesday Workouts will guide you through... 1) Knowing Where to Put Your Chord 2) How to Form Each Chord Correctly 3) Strengthening the Fingers for Successful Barre Chords Bring your guitar and I'll guide you step by step as we play together. You can do it! Let's finally master these and move forward in your music! Watch LIVE on our Guitar Gathering YouTube Channel. It's going to be a great month! Learn all you can!
Sign in to follow this  
sleepingangel

A new Improv I did with my Taylor GS Mini

Recommended Posts

Hey everyone,

I hope that everyone is doing ok and not having any coronavirus health problems. I lost my job and I pray that next September we will get funding to start again. It was the BEST teaching job I ever had and it took me so long to get it! I am an ESL teacher for adults. Anyway I did a video using my Taylor Gs Mini and a few iPad apps. I hope you like it. I'm not really good at improvising on the guitar but Steve's triads workshop helped fuel my creativity and I am pretty happy with the way it came out. It got featured on a blog which is very cool.  I hope you like it

Maria

https://discchord.com/appnews/2020/03/20/maria-calfa-depaul-taylor-gs-mini-in-aum-on-ipad-improv

  • Like 6

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Neat. Wish I was out on a lake right now. Sorry for the job loss, been there/done that years ago. Also, I"m a GS Mini "convert," back in 2016. Best Wishes. 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
7 hours ago, sleepingangel said:

Hey everyone,

I hope that everyone is doing ok and not having any coronavirus health problems. I lost my job and I pray that next September we will get funding to start again. It was the BEST teaching job I ever had and it took me so long to get it! I am an ESL teacher for adults. Anyway I did a video using my Taylor Gs Mini and a few iPad apps. I hope you like it. I'm not really good at improvising on the guitar but Steve's triads workshop helped fuel my creativity and I am pretty happy with the way it came out. It got featured on a blog which is very cool.  I hope you like it

Maria

https://discchord.com/appnews/2020/03/20/maria-calfa-depaul-taylor-gs-mini-in-aum-on-ipad-improv

Very nice and relaxing Maria 🙂 Thought I was listening the "The Spa" channel on cable tv. N

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nicely done Maria.

I hope you will get rehired soon. Stay healthy!

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nicely done! Great tone on that!

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thank you guys for listening and your kind words and good wishes! they mean a lot!

Be well, Be safe

Maria

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Very nice Maria!  Quite relaxing and calming!!  

Hope everything is going well! Stay safe! :) 

 

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks Maria. Very nice. Soothing. It's also nice to see what you are doing. I''d like to share at some point too.

The job loss. Well, like Odie, been there, done that. Hang in there. You live in a beautiful place.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nice tune, Maria.

Stay safe, 

Wim.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Fantastic, very relaxing.  Thank you for sharing😊

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thanks again to all of you that listened and your kind words. We are okay in NY but it is really scary. I get so nervous when we have to go to the store. We are now trying to put an order on line but no "time" yet for delivery. we are doing fine for now with groceries so hopefully I can start getting it delivered when we run out of stuff. I really don't want my husband to go out anymore (or me) One of my co worker's husband has died from this and I am just really in a worried state.

Music sure helps

Stay well everyone

Maria

Quote

 

 

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

@sleepingangelHi Maria, just a reach out to you from Australia.  It must be very worrying for you, especially living in NY.  Special thoughts and prayers to you and your family. Also to everyone else too.  Keep Safe😊

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

That was beautiful Maria, well done, you are very creative.😎👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

I am so sorry to hear that you have lost your job. This whole Coronavirus thing is so sad and scary. Please look after yourself and your family, fingers crossed that you will be able to get your shopping delivered. Sending you lots of love from the UK. xxxxx

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 4/12/2020 at 5:37 AM, Simira said:

@sleepingangelHi Maria, just a reach out to you from Australia.  It must be very worrying for you, especially living in NY.  Special thoughts and prayers to you and your family. Also to everyone else too.  Keep Safe😊

Thank you so much. It is scary. I am starting to know more people who have it or who sadly died. I pray we can get a handle on this soon.

Take care and thank you for your prayers and good wishes

Maria

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 4/12/2020 at 7:42 AM, Nutty 1 said:

That was beautiful Maria, well done, you are very creative.😎👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

I am so sorry to hear that you have lost your job. This whole Coronavirus thing is so sad and scary. Please look after yourself and your family, fingers crossed that you will be able to get your shopping delivered. Sending you lots of love from the UK. xxxxx

THANKS so much Mandy. I am glad you liked it. 
and yes i got the groceries 6 days after ordering them and half the stuff was wrong or missing but I am still grateful that I was able to cook a nice Easter Dinner.

I am also going to try and focus on the positive and maybe in Sept I will have my job back if we get the Goverment funding

Maria

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

  • Chatbox

    You don't have permission to chat.
    Load More

About us

Guitar Gathering is a community of guitar lovers of all types and skill levels.  This is a place of learning, support and encouragement.  We are unapologetically positive.

If you've come here to gripe, demean others or talk politics then this isn't the place for you.

But if you've come to talk guitars, ask questions and learn from professionals and guitar learners from all over the world then come on in!

Get in touch

Follow us

facebook feed

Recent tweets

×
×
  • Create New...