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.
Dominant Blues Substitutions
Minor Blues Substitutions
Right-Hand Development
Shuffle Comping
Sliding Chord Forms
Swing Eighths
Chord Extensions and Substitutions
Double-Stop 6ths
Double-Stop 4ths
Minor Blues Double-Stops
Chapter 7-Licks of the Masters
Interval Inversion
Chord Extensions
Major Scale and Key
Key Signatures
Natural Minor Scale
Albert King
Freddie King
Jimi Hendrix
B. B. King
Funky Blues Rhythm Fills
Dominant Double-Stops
Rhythm & Blues Fills
Secrets of the Blues!-Blues Philosophy
Chapter 4-A Quick Technique Review
Chapter 3-Blues Rhythm Guitar
Mixing Major and Minor Pentatonics
Bent-Note Vibrato
Chapter 5-Soloing
Chapter 6-More About Soloing
Resolving to 3 and Flat 7
Double-Stop 3rds
The Minor Pentatonic Scale
About the Author
The Music Alphabet
The Guitar Fretboard
How to Read Music
Stevie Ray Vaughan
Gary Clark, Jr
Joe Bonamassa
Non-Scale Tones
Breaking Out of Pentatonic Patterns
The Major Pentatonic Scale
Chord Quiz
Chord Scales-Diatonic Harmony
Chord Scale Quiz
The 12-Bar Blues
Chapter 1-Getting Started
A Guide to Tablature (TAB)
Roman Numerals
Reading Scale and Chord Diagrams
Chapter 2-Theory
The Major Scale
Rhythmic Notation
Relative Minor
Eric Clapton
Dominant Chords