Monster Licks: How to Create Tension and Retain Intensity with the Diminished 7th Scale
The diminished 7th scale is such an amazing scale to use in conjunction with standard minor and pentatonic scales. It creates a very mild dissonance and, if used well, can really add another dimension to your soloing.I find that one of the biggest challenges in rock soloing is creating tonal tension while still retaining a sense of intensity. If I get too adventurous with my tonality, it gets too fusion/jazz-like, and I loose the intensity.The diminished 7th scale creates enough dissonance…
Shell Jazz Guitar Chords (For Beginners)
Shell Chords are the most basic jazz guitar chords and essential knowledge for every guitarist. This chord chart contains the most important shell chords.
How to play pentatonic scales on Giant Steps - Guitar lesson
This guitar lesson with tabs explains how to play pentatonic scales on the famous jazz tune Giant Steps by John Coltrane. There is a simple way of practicing through these changes using only 3 different pentatonic scales.
Artículo: alternate, economy y sweep picking
Llegamos a una de las partes más importantes dentro del campo de la técnica. Tener un buen control sobre el movimiento y ataque de la púa es fundamental para ejecutar correctamente cualquier ejercicio o canción. Existen varios tipos pero nos centraremos en tres: alternate, sweep y economy. - Pú
Sweep Picking Exercises: 5 Jason Becker Licks
Jason Becker lost his ability to play guitar at a very young age, but before he did he gave us some great licks. Here are a couple of great sweeping exercises from Mr. Becker. Altitudes- Jason Be…