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Don't Just Learn Guitar. Learn To Be Yourself On Guitar.

Join me (and 15,000 others), and I'll show you how to use the mechanics of music to explore your guitar intuitively and skillfully. Plus, grab your  free chord book

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What happens when you play C major over A minor? Or B minor over E minor? Learn about the concept of relative triads and how you can use them to give your chord and lead playing more mileage and colour...




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  1. Hidden Triads - Extending Your Harmony & Melody

    Learn how to play triads in relative positions to the chords you're playing over to give your chord and lead playing more mileage. In depth guitar lesson with video and tabbed examples.

  2. The Versatility of Major 7th Arpeggios

    Learn how major 7th arpeggios can be used over all chord types, not just maj7. This guitar lesson will take you through the basics of major 7th arpeggios and how to use them in your solos.

  3. Exploring The Guitar Neck In 6ths - What They Are & How To Play

    Learn how to harmonise using 6ths right across the guitar neck and create beautiful sequences. This lesson will show you how to harmonise any chord in sixths.

  4. Play Over Minor 2 5 1 Using These Pentatonic Scales

    Learn how to create musical phrases over minor 2 5 1 using these pentatonic scales. Video and tabs show you how to play the right pentatonic scales so you sound great every time.

  5. Pentatonic Scales in Minor Keys - How To Change & Sound Good

    Learn how to use pentatonic scales to make amazing minor key solos and break out of using the same scale over all chords. Includes detailed diagrams, tabbed examples and backing tracks.

  6. Augmented Guitar Chords - Everything You Need To Know

    In depth augmented guitar chords lesson shows you not only where to put your fingers, but also how to use augmented chords in progressions,

  7. Guitar Pedal Point - Using Open Strings to Play Fast & Musically

    Learn the basics behind pedal point on guitar, including effective speed building pedal tone exercises using open strings. Develop several core playing skills in one go.

  8. Guitar Intervals Mastery - A Crash Course for Beginners

    Learn about guitar intervals and what the numbers mean in scale and chord diagrams. By the end of this lesson you'll see the huge value in learning intervals.

  9. Dark Guitar Chords - Spooky Shapes For Your Music

    A special guitar chord chart focusing on dark, tense and spooky sounding chords. Use them to give your music tension, foreboding and give the listener uneasy feelings.

  10. Effective Ear Training for Modes - Finally Get It

    Finally hear and internalise the difference between modes using these powerful exercises and backing tracks. This is the easiest way to master ear training for modes.



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