The relentless pursuit of tone is a journey brimming with the discovery of gear, electronics and chops. This brand new Premier Clinic section focuses on the latter with a continuing series of lesson plans across blues, rock, jazz, fingerstyle and special techniques.
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This month we continue our lesson plans designed to beef up your blues, rock and jazz chops, along with a special arrangement for all of our fi ngerstyle players.
Blues - Accompanying the Blues
Larry Carlton shows us how to accompany with slow, bluesy rhythms
(originally from Larry Carlton’s 335 Blues
Rock - Creaming “Badge”
Andy Aledort examines Eric Clapton’s technique on the solo to “Badge”
(originally from Andy Aledort’s Kings of Blues and Rock Vol. 5
Jazz - Standard in C
Mimi Fox explores a versatile 32-bar progression in the key of C
(originally from Mimi Fox’s Graduated Solos
Fingerstyle - Leisure Larry
Matthieu Brandt teaches us how to slap, frail and thump in “Leisure Larry”
(originally from Matthieu Brandt’s Slap, Frail and Thump
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