Fusion Guitar TeacherSince late 2012 Levi has been writing an instructional column for the hugely popular American guitar magazine, Premier Guitar. A graduate of Musicians Institute, Los Angeles, CA. , Rick began playing the guitar at age 11, and was playing and teaching professionally by age 16. Rick has played over 3,000 gigs throughout parts of the US, Mexico, the Caribbean and Cuba over the last 32 years for crowds up to 10,000 people.
In the 50 minute HD video lesson, I take you through my thought process and discuss the chord changes used in the backing tracks and the scales required to play over them The solos include an awesome array of tasty licks, lines and techniques that you can digest and incorporate into your own playing and will serve as a great foundation to create your own musical ideas.
Wolf Trap, The Blue Note, Cotton Club, Universal Amphitheater, The Greek Theater, Ravinia, Ronnie Scotts, New Morning, Avery Fisher Hall, Carnegie Hall, and Central Park Stage are just some of the world famous venues he has had the pleasure of playing.
Though this approach will seem tricky at first, once you get it down it can really open up the neck for you, as well as give you a plethora of options when it comes to adding slides, hammer-ons and pull-offs to your lines and phrases, in the style of players such as Allan Holdsworth and Kurt Rosenwinkel.
I am an experienced teacher who has been teaching for a few years now whilst I study music in Southampton(specialising in jazz fusion guitar performance). Referring to the example that you gave (Tom Quayle), he is mostly playing inside, i.e. using the appropriate chord scale over the current chord.
This chord progression will be used for every single-note example throughout this lesson. When you learn about jazz soloing, you often see lists of scales, arpeggios, subs, licks, etc., and rarely a mention about rhythms. In this Series of Lessons will Breakdown note for note this complex Rock Fusion Guitar Solo.
The package includes a full PDF of everything covered in the Video, with all transcription and picking patterns notated as well as 17 backing tracks and also Guitar Pro hybrid picking fusion licks files for each example. This lessons shows you how to make your solos more interesting by using chromatic notes and sidestepping in order to create tension and release.
The maestro of baroque music on the electric guitar. Rock Rock Guitar Made Easy Lesson 1 (Mp3 Tab And Backing Track)(1).zip. After you work this exercise over the written notes, you can add passing notes to any other note that fits these chords in your playing.
Colorado Springs Guitar Studio owner and guitar instructor Steve Langemo is a versatile electric and acoustic guitarist with a diverse background in jazz, rock, blues, funk, fusion, metal, pop, and classical music. The thing with Mike Sterns playing is among other things he´s rock energy mixed with the jazzy thinking of scales and tones.
Two Chords Two Keys: A simple progression (D Min7 to D Maj7) with a focus on using chord tones to alternate between major and minor keys using triads and chord shapes to stay "inside" the keys resolve the changes. From big band swing, to bebop guitar, to jazz fusion.
Example 3 is a phrase with a higher difficulty level, mainly because it combines 32nd notes and 16th note triplets with a stream of 16th notes, but also because it uses a lot of chromaticism and chromatic approaches. Our backing tracks provide a wide variety of tracks from different genres of music, and serves as a great learning tool.