Nita Strauss Shares Her Top Tip for Better Guitar Playing

August 18th, 2016


By Christopher Scapelliti                                                        Photo: Brian Rasic | Getty Images

Alice Cooper guitarist Nita Strauss recently shared her number-one playing tip in a video for UltimateGuitarTV.

Strauss’s advice is all about using a metronome.

“It seems like a no-brainer, I know, but a lot of people aren’t doing it,” she explains. “So today, I’m going to walk you through the steps that I used with the metronome when I have something new to learn.”

Strauss demonstrates her method using a three-string sweep arpeggio that starts in a minor pattern and moves to a major pattern.

  • Luis

    Nice video but I think the table covering the picking hand is a glaring mistake

  • john kondrk

    great lesson Nita…thx much!!!