12 Bar Blues Song - Part 2 (Guitar Lesson)

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12 Bar Blues Song - Part 2

In part 2 of the 12 Bar Blues Song, Will gets into the meat of the 12 bar blues form.

Taught by Will Ripley in Rock Guitar for Beginners seriesLength: 11:25Difficulty: 2.0 of 5
Lesson 34, Scene 1: (0:41) Hey, it’s Will Ripley with JamPlay.com. What we are going to get into in this lesson is the 12-bar blues. Everybody from B.B. King to the Beatles….and newer bands will do this 12-bar blues, so it is a really important fundamental guitar technique that you need to know. It will help you play all kinds of classic songs. It’s actually really easy, but the trick is to know when to change the chord. There are only 3 chords, or 3 riffs, I should say, and they change at different times. You need to know when the chords change. It’s the hardest part about the song (form).

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (1:21) But, the actually technique is pretty easy. It is just one finger movements while playing two strings at a time. So, we have our 1st finger on the D string, of the 2nd fret, and all you are going to do is alternate between the notes (frets). You are going to hit the A string and that note (referring to 2nd fret of D string). Exactly like your open A string power chord. Then, we’ll hit the 4th fret with our 3rd finger on the D string (demonstrates the chord: x x 0 4 x x). Leave your first finger planted on the fretboard, in order to alternate between the 1st and 3rd finger easily.

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (2:00) So, the riff sounds like this….(see demonstration in video – a shuffle between an A5 and A6 power chord). Chord voicings are: A5= x 0 2 x x x; A6= x 0 4 x x x. The big thing with this is to follow the tab (see supplemental material). Know how many times to play each chord.

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (2:18) The big thing is that I am palm muting (while playing the progression). A demonstration of playing the riff both without palm muting and with palm muting happens here. So when you palm mute, it doesn’t matter if it is this song or another, but…when you palm mute, it really brings the energy down so something else can shine on top of it. Palm muting will leave room for the vocals. It really brings the energy down so the vocals have room to shine.

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (2:54) Now, we have talked about plam muting before, but we’ll go over it really quickly. When you get the hand planted down here (see demonstration on video), you are then going to bring your hand slightly forward until you find the sweet spot (a muffled sound, but not completely muted). Try playing without it (palm muting) while slightly moving the right hand a little more forward and forward, until I find the sweet spot (moving slightly toward the neck or to the left).

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (3:15) You might do it too much, so just back up and find that full, warm, and bass-y kind of tone. A demonstration of the shuffle pattern follows.

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (3:31) Now what I said early was that we have just three shapes (chord), but need to know when to switch them. So, it is pretty easy, these three shapes. Now to get to the next shape, all you would do is just move your (left hand) finger down and you will pick (strum) the next two strings (D and G strings). Same thing with the palm mute, so you will want to shift (move) your hand down to the next string and mute those strings. A demonstration of playing the D5 & D6 power chord is then seen (chords are D5= x x 0 2 x x; D6= x x 0 4 x x ).

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (4:02) Now, we go back to the first one (referring to the A5-A6 chords) and I am now going to break this down a bit. I will break down how many times you play each chord in a second, but right now I want to show you the shapes first.

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (4:13) We then move our finger up towards the ceiling (E5= 0 2 x x x x), and we play our low E and A string with the same movement from the 2nd to 4th fret (see demonstration and tablature). From here, we actually switch back to the D and then back home to A. So those are the three shapes (for the shuffle rhythm) and then we get back into the big chords (which are G, Dsus2/A and A).

Lesson 34, Scene 1: (4:43) We do a little cool build on an E power chord and we’ll just build it up while having it crescendo into the our main chords again (starting with G). A demonstration follows from an E power chord to an open G chord. 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +…..we have a nice little build going on there.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (0:02) So, let’s talk about the specifics on how long to play each chord.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (0:08) Let’s talk about the 12-bar blues. You maybe have heard of it. We talked about what a “bar” means in earlier lessons. A bar is 4 beats and there are a lot of beats, so it is easier to say that one bar is (equals to) 4 beats.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (0:25) How many beats is this then (watch demonstration)? That would be one bar right there. So….1, 2, 3, 4…..(while chugging eighth notes with the A power chord shuffle). This is one bar of A. What we end up doing is playing four bars of A, so….Let’s try just try that together. I’ll count it out and what is actually helpful is counting the beats out..1..2..3..4…..then….2…2…3…4…3…2…3…4…4…2…3…4…This way, you know how many bars you are playing. This is a little tip for you and what I will do right here. So we’ll go…1, 2, ready (and) go…(play the chord progression): || A5 A6 A5 A6 | % | % | % |

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (1:23) From there, we’ll switch (chords). This 12-bar blues thing, it may seem to take awhile to get the hang of it, but once you do, it is something that will get integrated into your bones knowing when the switches (chord) are going to happen.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (1:40) Here is another tip for you…in the track, listen to what the bass does. It will help you anticipate the chord changes. The bass might be going (demonstrates playing eighth notes with an A pedal), but when the chord change comes up the bass will (play notes) which will move up (or down). You can (should) always keep an ear open for that climbing bass line. This will help you know when to change chords.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (2:10) We have 4 bars of the A chord, then we go to the “D” chord, where we are just going to play 2 bars, then back to the A for another 2 bars. It will go like this. Ready…1, 2, ready, go.. (see demonstration).

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (2:23) Demonstration of the progression starting on the D chord: || D | D | A | A ||….and “2” and then back to the “A”. We are going to play the A twice again here.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (2:37) So far (in the 12-bar blues chord progression), we have:

-4 bars of “A”
-2 bars of “D”
-2 bars of “A”

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (2:42) From here, what we are going to do, after finishing 2 bars of “A” is that we are going to “E”, for just one bar. Okay (demonstration)…1, 2, 3, 4…

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (2:52) So there is our one bar, now we go to “D” for one bar as well and then back to “A”. Then, we are going to do our “E” build (referring to measure 12 which is the last measure).

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (3:09) So, there are three different shapes (referring to the chords), but knowing when to change. Now, this is kind of the most fundamental version of the 12-bar blues. There is stuff called, like a Quick-Change Blues, and there are all kinds of ways to play something similar. The basic form is the core fundamental one that you need to know. Playing this will really solidify some of these chord changes.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (3:33) Let’s take it, just me and you. We are going to do the whole thing, while I call out the changes. Keep your ear open for that. We are going to start from the start. Here we go. We’ll take it just a little bit slower. 1…2…3…4…(See demonstration and supplemental content). The blues form with chords:
|| A5 A6 A5 A6 | % | % | % | D5 D6 D5 D6 | % | A5 A6 A5 A6 | % | E5 E6 E5 E6 | D5 D6 D5 D6 | A5 A6 A5 A6 | E5 ||

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (3:48) 1…2…3…4…and here comes the switch….1…2…and back…1…2…now we are going to switch to E for just one..okay…and switch to D and then we are back home to “A” and the we have our build (on “E”). Alright, maybe pause the video, and just roll that part back and play it over and over – the 12-bar blues, really awesome stuff. It will make you want to develop and play all kinds of awesome songs.

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (4:36) Let’s get into the track, me and you, let’s do this…. starting with “G” and “A”, here we go…3…go (see video demonstration). Chord progression: || G D | A ||4x ||A5 A6 A5 A6 | % | % | % | D5 D6 D5 D6 | % | A6 A5 A6 | % | E5 E6 E5 E6 | D5 D6 D5 D6 | A5 A6 A5 A6 | E5 || || G D | A ||4x

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (5:03) We are right on the A, so here we go…2…3…4…get ready for that switch…2…back to the A…now we are going to E for just one…and then we are going to go to the D for one…and then back to A…and we are going to build up that E…back to the G part…

Lesson 34, Scene 2: (6:03) Super fun jam. Definitely encompassing a lot of really important classic rock “movements”. You know, those big chords, that bluesy stuff. This is all over classic rock, and yes, have some fun with this track. Get into it. Learn that 12-bar blues. Awesome technique (referring to the shuffle) that you will see a lot in songs, and yeah, we’ll catch you in the next lesson.


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Unlike a lot of guitar websites and DVDs, we start our Beginner Lessons at the VERY start of the learning process, as if you just picked up a guitar for the first time.Our teaching is structured for all players.

Take a minute to compare JamPlay to other traditional and new methods of learning guitar. Our estimates for "In-Person" lessons below are based on a weekly face-to-face lesson for $40 per hour.

Series
Price Per Lesson < $0.01 $4 - $5 $30 - $50 Free
Money Back Guarantee Sometimes n/a
Number of Instructors 127 1 – 3 1 Zillions
Interaction with Instructors Daily Webcam Sessions Weekly
Professional Instructors Luck of the Draw Luck of the Draw
New Lessons Daily Weekly Minutely
Structured Lessons
Learn Any Style Sorta
Track Progress
HD Video - Sometimes
Multiple Camera Angles Sometimes - Sometimes
Accurate Tabs Maybe Maybe
Scale/Chord Libraries
Custom JamTracks
Interactive Games
Community
Learn in Sweatpants Socially Unacceptable
Gasoline Needed $0.00 $0.00 ~$4 / gallon! $0.00
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Mike H.

"I feel like a 12 year old kid with a new guitar!"
 

I am 66 years young and I still got it! I would have never known this if it had not been for Jamplay! I feel like a 12 year old kid with a new guitar! Ha! I cannot express enough how great you're website is! It is for beginners and advanced pickers! I am an advanced picker and thought I had lost it but thanks to you all, I found it again! Even though I only play by ear, I have been a member a whopping whole two weeks now and have already got Brent's country shuffle and country blues down and of course with embellishments. Thank you all for your wonderful program!


Greg J.

"With Jamplay I can fit in a random session when I have time and I can go at my own pace"
 

I'm a fifty eight year old newbie who owns a guitar which has been sitting untouched in a corner for about seven years now. Last weekend I got inspired to pick it up and finally learn how to play after watching an amazing Spanish guitarist on TV. So, here I am. I'm starting at the beginning with Steve Eulberg and I couldn't be happier (except for the sore fingers :) Some day I'm going to play like Steve! I'm self employed with a hectic schedule. With Jamplay I can fit in a random session when I have time and I can go at my own pace, rewinding and replaying the videos until I get it. This is a very enjoyable diversion from my work yet I still feel like I'm accomplishing something worthwhile. Thanks a lot, Greg


Bill

"I believe this is the absolute best site for guitar students."
 

I am commenting here to tell you and everyone at JamPlay that I believe this is the absolute best site for guitar students. I truly enjoy learning to play the guitar on JamPlay.com. Yes, I said the words, ""enjoy learning."" It is by far the best deal for the money.



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