Improvisation & Soloing
Songwriting & Lyrics
Learn a very useful gypsy jazz-style arpeggio in this video/text lesson.
Learn two colourful chord types that are very common in gypsy jazz.
Discover how to start using the powerful gypsy jazz swing rhythm guitar technique
Learn a classic gypsy jazz melody with correct 'rest stroke' picking.
Learn how to add passing notes and enclosures to your gypsy jazz improvisations.
Feeling a bit unmotivated to practice. Try these 10 easy to play songs for a bit of fun. Enjoy!
This is a lesson about the major scale and what chords are “in key” with the scale. You can use this information to build your own progressions, ensuring each chord harmonizes properly to the key you've chosen. You can also use this knowledge to dissect a tune’s key, taking the song’s chords and working backwards to determine which key you can use to solo/improvise over it.
An article on some of the reasons why guitarist struggle with aural skills and and exercise to get started on ear training the right way.
A continuation of part one