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Give your music some exotic spice with the phrygian dominant scale. This lesson will help you explore this wonderful scale meaningfully and musically...

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  1. How to Read Guitar Tab for Beginners

    Learn the basics of how to read guitar tab so you can learn all your favourite songs quickly and easily. Lesson includes video and tab examples.

  2. The Backdoor Progression Explained on Guitar

    Learn how the backdoor progression works on guitar, including examples and visualisation exercises for using the back door progression in your songwriting.

  3. Best Online Guitar Tuners For Accuracy & Tuning Presets

    A run down of the best online guitar tuners based on their accuracy and features such as tuning presets. Plus, some essential tips on how to tune your guitar accurately.

  4. Phrygian Dominant Scale on Guitar - When & How to Use

    In depth phrygian dominant scale lesson with backing tracks shows you how to use it over chords and in your music. Try out your own phrygian solo ideas over the chord tracks.

  5. Powerful Guitar Timing Exercises for Your Lead Playing

    These guitar timing exercises will bring your lead playing to life, with easy to follow timing diagrams and print sheets to create your own exercises.

  6. Develop the Lead Guitar Timing of The Greats

    This lead guitar timing series will show you how to develop impeccably accurate timing on guitar, starting with note values and the basics.

  7. How to Use Arpeggios in Your Guitar Solos

    Learn how to seamlessly insert arpeggios into your guitar solos using the exercises in this lesson. Includes backing tracks, video and diagrams to help you nail arpeggios in solos.

  8. Shortcut to Great Sounding Guitar Chord Vamps

    Use these patterns to create guitar chord vamps that will accompany any solo or other melody. Learn how to improvise your vamps.

  9. The Right Guitar Playing Style for You? Not What You Think

    Not sure which guitar playing style is right for you? This article will change how you think about style and get you in the right mindset for becoming an open minded, creative musician.

  10. Beginner Guitar Chord Chart - Major, Minor & 7th Chords

    Free printable beginner guitar chord chart showing you all the essential open chords. Diagrams are positioned how you see the fretboard.

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