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