Complete Blues Guitar Method: Intermediate Blues Guitar (2nd Edition)
By Matt Smith
Item: 00-40883
UPC: 038081458984
ISBN 10: 0739095374
ISBN 13: 9780739095379
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Complete Method
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & DVD
Instrument: Guitar
The second book and DVD in The Complete Blues Guitar Method, this package is great for guitarists who know the basics of the blues and are ready to take the next step. Topics include blues techniques, phrasing, R&B and blues-funk fills, non-scale tones, chord extensions and substitutions, and more. Start with a quick review of basic materials and finish by learning the "licks of the masters." Included are examples in the styles of legendary players like B. B. King, Albert King, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. This edition also features new licks in the styles of contemporary blues guitarists like John Mayer, Joe Bonamassa, and Keb' Mo', and includes brand-new video hosted by expert educator and guitar virtuoso Jared Meeker with exciting demonstrations of examples and techniques. If you have completed Beginning Blues Guitar, or you are an advanced beginner, Intermediate Blues Guitar takes you to the next level.
The 12-Bar Blues
Chapter 3-Blues Rhythm Guitar
Swing Eighths
Chord Extensions and Substitutions
Dominant Blues Substitutions
About the Author
Chapter 1-Getting Started
Chord Extensions
The Music Alphabet
A Guide to Tablature (TAB)
The Guitar Fretboard
How to Read Music
Rhythmic Notation
Funky Blues Rhythm Fills
The Major Scale
Major Scale and Key
Key Signatures
Natural Minor Scale
Relative Minor
Interval Inversion
Dominant Chords
Chord Quiz
Chord Scales-Diatonic Harmony
Chord Scale Quiz
Non-Scale Tones
Breaking Out of Pentatonic Patterns
The Major Pentatonic Scale
Mixing Major and Minor Pentatonics
B. B. King
Albert King
Freddie King
Jimi Hendrix
Eric Clapton
Chapter 6-More About Soloing
Stevie Ray Vaughan
Gary Clark, Jr
Joe Bonamassa
Minor Blues Substitutions
Right-Hand Development
Shuffle Comping
Sliding Chord Forms
Rhythm & Blues Fills
Secrets of the Blues!-Blues Philosophy
Chapter 4-A Quick Technique Review
Roman Numerals
Reading Scale and Chord Diagrams
Chapter 2-Theory
Double-Stop 4ths
Minor Blues Double-Stops
Chapter 7-Licks of the Masters
Bent-Note Vibrato
Chapter 5-Soloing
The Minor Pentatonic Scale
Resolving to 3 and Flat 7
Double-Stop 3rds
Dominant Double-Stops
Double-Stop 6ths