Guitar Lessons

Serialist Guitar Techniques

• Author: @pauljones
Learn how to approach atonality in an organized, mathematical way by using these easy-to-learn serialization techniques. These techniques will help you spice up your atonal phrasings and expand your understanding of music theory beyond the tonal system.

How To Spice Up Your Open Chords, Part 1

• Author: @jason-wilford
In this lesson we will focus on just 5 open chord shapes; G, C, D, E, and A, and how to make come alive by adding embellishments.

The Best Ear Training Exercise For Guitar Players

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
"To train your ear you should learn to recognize all your intervals"... How many times you have heard that? And maybe you can recognize all your intervals by ear, but still you can't play on your guitar the melodies you hear.

The Ascending Melodic Minor Misconception

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
The melodic minor scale is a pretty interesting one, as it has both an ascending and descending version. But this is also what makes it kind of confusing. Can You Use The Ascending Melodic Minor Scale In Both Directions?

What is Chord Tone Soloing

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
Note choice is a big topic whenever we talk about guitar improvisation. How can you pick the best notes for your solo? Let me introduce you to the concept of Chord Tone Soloing.

How To Change Up Your Guitar Solos Licks

• Author: @tommaso-zillio
Why your guitar improvisations sound all the same. When we aren't continuously pushing ourselves to learn new things with our guitar playing, it's easy to get into a habit of repeatedly playing the same licks. You might try to learn a new lick, but then even that turns into your same go-to sound.

Billie´s Bounce by Charlie Parker

• Author: @thomas-berglund
…with transcribed lines, tips on scales and a backing track.

Gypsy Jazz Guitar Lesson - Minor 6 & Minor 6/9 Chords In Thumb Position

• Author: @studygypsyjazz
Learn two colourful chord types that are very common in gypsy jazz.

Gypsy Jazz Guitar Lesson - Introducing 'La Pompe'

• Author: @studygypsyjazz
Discover how to start using the powerful gypsy jazz swing rhythm guitar technique

Gypsy Jazz Guitar Lesson - Dark Eyes Melody (Les Yeux Noirs)

• Author: @studygypsyjazz
Learn a classic gypsy jazz melody with correct 'rest stroke' picking.
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