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Easy Blues Solo for Guitar

In this lesson, we will tackle a fairly easy-to-play solo in the key of E. If you haven’t yet explored string bending, hammer-ons, or slides, please go to those lessons first. It will also be helpful to review the E Blues...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 
C Major Scale

Easy C Scales for Guitar

In this guitar lesson you will learn the C Major and C minor guitar scale – two of the most basic, open position guitar scales. Learn the shape and sound of each one slowly – it will pay off in the future! Let’...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 
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Guitar Vibrato Lesson

Like string bending, vibratos will make a guitar lick stand up and be heard! Vibratos are like many bends and releases strung together on the same note A release is when a the note moves from the bent state back to the non-bent...
by Mike Abbott
 

 

 
hammer-ons

Hammer On lesson at Access Rock

Before you try the guitar lick, practice the hammer-ons a lot-finger strength is needed and will come with practice. A hammer-on is done by first picking a note(open or fretted), then firmly and quickly planting a left hand fin...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 
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Guitar String Bending lesson

Although guitar string bending can be done on the acoustic guitar, the electric guitar gave bending it’s reputation 1. You will be pushing or pulling the guitar string to a different pitch(pitch is how high or low the not...
by Mike Abbott
 

 
 
guitar solo

Easy Guitar Solo Lesson

In this guitar lesson, not only will you learn about the concept of soloing, but you will learn a great guitar scale which you will use in soloing. Think of soloing as snowboarding, pool skating, rollerblading, or ski jumping. ...
by Mike Abbott