This DVD features a technique that’s taking the rock guitar world by storm. The “Hybrid Picking” technique has been used in country music and blues for many years, and is now a tour de force in the rock guitar world, with players such as Michael Lee Firkins and Carl Verheyen bringing it to the forefront. This DVD includes 51 licks using Hybrid Picking for many ideas and phrases such as rapid fire pentatonic licks, ascending and defending runs, blues scale ideas and much more. The Hybrid Picking technique uses plectrum and finger or fingers to play fast and accurate licks that simply cannot be played the same with conventional nose picking techniques. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this exciting technique, not forgetting to mention adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.
Advanced Blues In Six Weeks Is The Next Step From The Already Classic Electric Blues In Six Weeks .
Week five includes lessons on major and minor pentatonic motifs, note placements, major pentatonics for soloing, using the open high E string, using the E diminished chord and dominant arpeggios. Advanced blues in six weeks is the next step from the already classic 'Electric Blues In Six Weeks'. This series goes deep into the possibilities of blues soloing, analysing the true diversity between between some of the best blues guitar players who have explored the genre. From the string bending and jazz concepts of BB King to the amazing fast blues rock runs of Joe Bonamassa. Concepts such as diminished scale usage made popular by Robben Ford are demonstrated and taught for practical application.
Week four includes Joe Bonamassa style blues guitar techniques including phrasing and timing, accents and sliding between positions, using the 9th and hybrid picking. Also includes a blues jam track. Advanced blues in six weeks is the next step from the already classic 'Electric Blues In Six Weeks'. This series goes deep into the possibilities of blues soloing, analyzing the true diversity between between some of the best blues guitar players who have explored the genre. From the string bending and jazz concepts of BB King to the amazing fast blues rock runs of Joe Bonamassa. Concepts such as diminished scale usage made popular by Robben Ford are demonstrated and taught for practical application.
In week 3 we look at Robben Ford again but this time in a much more traditional blues style. Using a blues shuffle backing track in E we look at open position licks, odd grouping phrases, open string motifs as well as connecting positions within a lick. Robben's signature string bending approach using fingers to pop out notes is discussed once again extending the boundaries of blues soloing.
Blues riffs licks and songs have served as a great platform for many guitar players for many years, no matter how a technical a run or flurry of notes can be, placing a blues phrase or lick at the end always grounds the passage and brings the listener back to a familiar musical place. Regardless of whether you are using blues licks in a rock or metal genre or playing pure blues you can never have enough blues licks in your repertoire. This DVD offers 51 great usable licks in the shuffle rhythm. This style forces the player to deliver licks and phrases that offer taste and timing to the ear of the listener. By learning these licks you can build an arsenal of blues motifs that can be puled into other styles or simply played along with the included backing track. This DVD offers fun, education and above all great licks. Whatever your style there is something here for you.
The licks on this DVD include cutting edge techniques, modal playing and changes, playing plus a ton of harmonic ideas essential for the modern fusion player. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this playing style, and at the same time adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.
Welcome to the Electric Blues in 6 Weeks guitar course. This course is designed to focus your practice towards realistic goals achievable in six weeks. Each week provides you with techniques, concepts and licks to help you play and understand blues soloing at a manageable easy to follow pace. Three licks in the style of a featured artist are taught each week to help you towards playing in real musical situations and develop an ear for the differences between players.
This follow-up to the Guitar Legendary Licks 1983-1988 DVD contains the band's music from the late '80s and early '90s. Each riff and solo is played up to speed, then broken down note by note, then played at a slow tempo. An in-depth analysis of eight songs.