August

Premier Clinic

T-Bone Walker: His Favorite Scales and Licks

July 22, 2009
A look at how one of the first electric blues guitarists structured his solos.
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Travis Picking & Beyond

July 22, 2009
The basics and beyond with one of the most common techniques in fingerstyle
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Jazz Intros: 11 Tried-and-True Opening Riffs and Phrases

July 22, 2009
Learn some old favorite ways to start and end jazz songs.
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A Bargain Chord

June 17, 2009
Incorporating the guitar''s easiest chords into your music
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Mastering a Multi-Fingered Tapping Technique

May 20, 2009
Multi-finger tapping has been employed by Steve Lynch and Jeff Watson. Learn how to do it yourself.
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Bi-Tonal Apreggios

May 20, 2009
Combining two arpeggios to create a desired chordal sound
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Blues Turnarounds & Tags

May 20, 2009
Building a Vocabulary for Solos, Fills, and More
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As the Notes Burn

May 20, 2009
Greg Howe presents some shred licks, with video demonstrations of how to play them
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Droning Strings

May 20, 2009
Creating Unique Acoustic Guitar Riffs Using Open Strings
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Minor Pentatonic: Connecting Boxes

April 21, 2009
Connecting minor pentatonic shapes for killer solos
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Ear of the Beholder

April 21, 2009
Rusty Cooley talks about shred and shares some exercises in his first installment of Fierce Guitar
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Variations on the Pentatonic Scale

April 21, 2009
Variations on the major and minor pentatonic scales
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Flamenco Techniques: Rasgueados

April 21, 2009
A flamenco technique that is valuable for all acoustic and classical guitarists, rasguaedo is a percussive strumming effect.
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Strollin’ with T-Bone Walker, Part 2

March 17, 2009
A look at T-Bone Walker''s introductory 12-bar chorus from "I Got a Break Baby"
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Reharmonization

March 17, 2009
A look at one type of reharmonization -- changing the fundamental harmony of a tune
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Popping the Bass

March 17, 2009
Learn to pop the bass in the style of delta bluesmen
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Basic Brazilian Guitar Rhythm: The Maxixe

March 17, 2009
Spice up your style with some Brazilian-flavored licks in the maxixe rhythm
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Funk Blues Licks

February 16, 2009
Dennis McCumber shares some blues licks in the style of Freddie King and Albert Collins
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Quartal Harmony

February 16, 2009
A look at quartal harmony, comprised of chords constructed by stacking fourths
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Pentatonic Tuning: C, F, C, G, A, D

February 16, 2009
Instructions for pentatonic tuning, and a tune to try it out.
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