Triple Octave Pentatonics

author: Creative Guitar date: 05/08/2012 category: soloing
rating: 9.6
votes: 5
views: 457
vote for this lesson:
Pentatonic scales are not only one of the first scale concepts that we tend learn as guitarists, but they are without a doubt at the core of almost every contemporary musicians improvisational tool-kit. Pentatonic Scales represent a literal storehouse of musical ideas, since Pentatonic eliminates the half-steps found inside the full diatonic scale. There are a number of things you would of course need to do to become highly proficient at playing lines with Pentatonic across the entire guitar neck. However, one method I've taught that really helps get this going for my own students is the study of creating three-octave pentatonic shapes. I demonstrate three shapes in minor tonality in the video lesson. Learn these, play them in relative major and create your own as well. Watch the video on YouTube:
More Creative Guitar lessons:
+ Guitar Clarity Training Guitar Techniques 11/10/2015
+ Single String Funky Motown Riffs Music Styles 11/03/2015
+ Lead Guitar Soloing Basics Soloing 10/01/2015
+ Open Sounding Guitar Chords Chords 09/16/2015
+ Simple Guitar Soloing Exercises Correct Practice 09/03/2015
+ Smooth Jazz Rhythm Guitar Chords 07/28/2015
+ view all
Only "https" links are allowed for pictures,
otherwise they won't appear