Originally Posted by Poetic Maggot
I'll check it out. I think i just don't have motivation due in part to not having someone there to actually teach me and guide me through all this. Its overwhelming doing it on my own, which is why I want to go study music in college. I figure I'll learn everything I've failed to grasp so far, as well as have a teacher who can kick my butt a lot and get me to practice.
I think it would depend on which college you go to. The one I'm in tested me on ear training, music theory, and how well I could play guitar. If I didn't meet certain requirements I couldn't be accepted.