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Articles by Levi Clay

Beyond Blues: 12 Keys, Five Shapes, and the Blues

Beyond Blues: 12 Keys, Five Shapes, and the Blues

April 2, 2013
Understand how to visualize chord shapes all over the neck and learn how five simple arpeggio shapes can unlock 12 keys.
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Beyond Blues: Chromatic Colors–How to Add Outside Notes to Your Lines

Beyond Blues: Chromatic Colors - How to Add Outside Notes to Your Lines

March 5, 2013
Learn about neighbor tones, enclosures, and develop some ear-twisting blues lines in this lesson about adding "outside" tones to your playing.
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Beyond Blues: Understanding CAGED and the V Chord

Beyond Blues: Understanding CAGED and the V Chord

February 6, 2013
Understand the basics of the CAGED system, learn how to move around the fretboard in all 12 keys, and create phrases that fit over the V chord in a blues.
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Beyond Blues: Lydian Dominant Domination

Beyond Blues: Lydian Dominant Domination

December 26, 2012
Push the boundaries of traditional blues by injecting some Lydian flavor into your playing.
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