Improvising on Guitar - Soloing & CONNECTING SCALES blues related fretboard mapping improvisation jazz guitar lead guitar practice strategy scales Jul 20, 2021

Guitar soloing & Improvising on guitar in general is tricky business. We often find ourselves “stuck” in scale positions one at a time. This lesson is about connecting scales when improvising on guitar.

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Money - Pink Floyd Guitar Riff in 5 Scale Positions free download: top 3 pentatonic patterns fretboard mapping lead guitar music theory scales song learning Jul 13, 2021

Money by Pink Floyd has an iconic intro riff that’s super fun to play on the guitar. In this lesson I teach the Money Pink Floyd guitar riff and how to practice for deep guitar fretboard knowledge.

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MELODIC MINOR Scale Guitar Patterns - All five positions free download: top 3 pentatonic patterns fretboard mapping improvisation jazz guitar lead guitar modes music theory scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales Jul 06, 2021

Melodic minor scale guitar patterns can be elusive compared to other scale types. This lesson covers melodic minor scale theory, all 5 melodic minor scale guitar patterns, & how to apply them.

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Weekly Lesson #82

 

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Harmonic Minor Scale Guitar Positions - how to nail them free download: top 3 pentatonic patterns fretboard mapping improvisation jazz guitar lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales Jun 29, 2021

Harmonic minor scale guitar positions are important to learn if we want to nail soloing over chord changes in minor keys. Some say the harmonic minor scale is the 2nd most important scale.

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Weekly Lesson #81

 

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Major Blues Scale - Guitar mapping exercise beginner guitarist blues related fretboard mapping lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales May 25, 2021

Major blues scale guitar shapes are less often used than the minor blues scale (what we call “the blues scale). These two blues scale types are modes of each other. Here’s how to distinguish them.  

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Blues Scale Guitar Positions - How to play all 5 shapes beginner guitarist blues related fretboard mapping lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales May 18, 2021

Blues scale guitar positions allow us to play the blues scale ALL OVER the guitar fretboard instead of just in one spot. It takes some time to get the other positions down, but it’s worth it.

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Weekly Lesson #75

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Minor Pentatonic Scale Guitar Positions - All 5 shapes beginner guitarist fretboard mapping lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales May 11, 2021


Here’s all five of the minor pentatonic scale guitar positions. You’re maybe really familiar with one of these minor pentatonic shapes, but knowing ALL the scale positions on the guitar is so freeing. 

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Major Pentatonic Scale Guitar Positions - All 5 shapes beginner guitar beginner guitarist fretboard mapping lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales May 04, 2021

There are five major pentatonic scale guitar positions and we often neglect all but one or two of them. Get all five of these major pentatonic positions down with this handy guitar scale exercise.  

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Minor Scale Guitar Patterns - They're modes of major! beginner guitarist fretboard mapping lead guitar scales scales in 5 positions root to root series playlist Apr 27, 2021

Minor scale guitar patterns happen to just be modes of major scale patterns, but they only become minor when we focus on the minor scale root. Here’s how to make minor scales SOUND minor.

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Major Scale Guitar Patterns - How to REALLY know them beginner guitar fretboard mapping lead guitar scale types in 5 positions (root to root) scales technique Apr 20, 2021

Major scale guitar patterns allow us to see notes within a major scale grouped together in positions on the guitar. Definitely learn these 5 patterns but practice them this way to see all the scale roots.

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Guitar String Bending Tips bending electric guitar improvisation lead guitar soloing Sep 29, 2020

This lesson is about bending notes on guitar with my top 5 guitar string bending tips. It offers solutions to common guitar string bending problems.


0:00 - Intro
0:28 - Tip #1: Support
1:14 - Tip #2: Starting Pitch
2:03 - Tip #3: Stop at the Peak
4:44 - Tip #4: Intonate
5:36 - Tip #5: Hook Next...

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Blues lick you've heard and might LOVE playing blues guitar intervals lead guitar licks Sep 08, 2020

This is a blues lick you've definitely heard and I think you might also love playing it!

I demonstrate and talk about how to play this bluesy lick all over the guitar and truly understand it.

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