Improvisation & Soloing
Songwriting & Lyrics
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!
Here's a soloing jam to a Coffee Break Grooves backing track with 6 transcribed lines. There are 2 single string, 2 octave playing and 2 chord solo lines in the video.
If you're struggling to find rock songs that sound good and are easy to play, this lesson is for you We've got five songs from the White Stripes, Black Sabbath, The Kinks and more!
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.
Lesson for songwriters and players who want to create their own songs.
This lesson we learn how to mix both the Major & Minor pentatonic scales to get that classic 70'2 - 80's solo style.
A continuation of part one
Learn how the diminished scale is constructed, about its modes, and how and when to use them when improvising on both dominant and diminished chords.
It´s good to learn the chords in context to the melody when one see them from another point of view. To make it work one must change the chord voicings so it fits well to the melody.