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Now that you've got a good grasp of the fingerpicking pattern over chords, it's time to add a melody line on top of the progression!
- Sep 17th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
Preston demonstrates two of his popular tunes and talks about what he has in store for you.
- Sep 16th, 2014 at 9:55 am CDT
So far, Marcelo has had you concentrate on fingerpicking over the same shapes of chords. Now, he's going to show you how to take what you know, and apply it over many different chord shapes.
- Sep 15th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
Well, maybe their names sound similar, but their tonalities can sound quite different! Ladies and gentlemen... Let's hear it for Mixolydian! Get Jazzy and Groovy with this example.
- Sep 15th, 2014 at 8:00 am CDT
Crank up the delay and get in the groove. Let the revolving rhythm of the delay carry you as you sneak in tasty morsels between the repeats. Have fun!
- Sep 14th, 2014 at 9:00 am CDT
With a progressive sounding track like this, you need that chunky rhythm foundation. Strategically adding quirks and taste to this part, while listening to the other parts is going to make everything a bit more interesting.
- Sep 13th, 2014 at 1:00 am CDT
Following Lita's last lesson, here she will demonstrate some more advanced picking techniques such as alternate picking and sweep picking.
- Sep 12th, 2014 at 11:00 am CDT
Taking each of the fingerstyle steps, Marcelo now puts them into a 12 bar etude to get the most out of your practice time!
- Sep 12th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
Lita will cover some of the picking technique's she likes to utilize during a live performance.
- Sep 11th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
To wrap up his solo technique lessons and the series, Guthrie takes a look at his approach to soloing in minor keys.
- Sep 10th, 2014 at 11:00 am CDT
In this lesson Marcelo teaches us the foundation of his whole fingerstyle series. Learn each step to the classic Travis-style picking pattern, and before you know it, you will be sounding like a pro!
- Sep 10th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
Ahh, the ethereal and slightly spooky nature of Lydian... Move right along with Nomad's spoon feeding sessions with a track and examples for each mode. Pour in to these because after he works through each mode with you, he passes the baton to you in a series of 'modal mystery' examples!
- Sep 9th, 2014 at 11:00 am CDT
For Guthrie Trapp's next demonstration on solo technique, he discusses how he gets around the neck when the underlying track requires a fast paced solo.
- Sep 8th, 2014 at 11:00 am CDT
Marcelo welcomes you to his Fingerstyle Guitar series.
- Sep 8th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
The acoustic guitar propels the groove forward in this example. Practice being precise with your strum patterns and be very conscious of how you are strumming in relation to the other instruments.
- Sep 7th, 2014 at 12:00 pm CDT
It's the refrain of this series: Simple, catchy and well placed lines that work in harmony with each other make this world go 'round. In this lesson, we literally provide harmony to the line from the previous lesson --even though it doesn't move with it.
- Sep 6th, 2014 at 9:00 am CDT
Guthrie is back with another take on soloing over a comping pattern. In this lesson he takes a look at more soulful playing and the use of minor tonalities.
- Sep 5th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT
Brendan Burns is back with a final look at Eric Clapton's work with John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers. This lesson like the others covers an in the style of tune from this group. However in this tune, Clapton doesn't take a solo.
- Sep 4th, 2014 at 10:00 am CDT