TeacherProfessional guitarist with 40 years pro experience. Originally from Ann Arbor Michigan, 12 years in Nashville. Has taught over 20,000 lessons. Performed and recorded blues, country , rock and jazz. Specializing in roots music, soloing and... View Profile
- Total Time 1 hr, 43 min
- Lessons 10
- Attachments 4
- Exercises 46
10 Lessons in This Course
12 minGuitar lesson 17 CQ
What better place to start with the blues than the beginning? In this music lesson for blues guitarists, begin with the standard E shuffle and twelve bar blues.
12 minGuitar lesson 27 CQ
To play the blues on guitar, you first need to master the 12 bar progression. In this guitar lesson take another look at the 12 bar blues and play some riffs.
10 minGuitar lesson 36 CQ
In this music lesson for emerging blues guitarists, review the 9th chord and several voicings and chord constructions played in a 12 bar blues.
11 minGuitar lesson 46 CQ
In this music lesson for emerging musicians, discover how to play licks that you absolutely must know to sound authentic while playing electric blues guitar.
13 minGuitar lesson 57 CQ
Learn the four stages of a blues guitar solo in this music lesson! This system is rarely spoken about but it's extremely useful for electric blues tunes.
10 minGuitar lesson 66 CQ
This guitar lesson takes students into the swing and jazz side of blues guitar playing! In this lesson, learn about substitution, passing chords, and tritones.
7 minGuitar lesson 74 CQ
Continue reviewing the swing and jazz side of blues guitar in this music lesson discussing soloing by using overlapping major and minor pentatonic scales.
9 minGuitar lesson 85 CQ
In this advanced guitar lesson take a close look at Stevie Ray Vaughan's guitar solo from Mary Had a Little Lamb, released on the Texas Flood album 1981!
9 minGuitar lesson 95 CQ
Keep learning a classic Stevie Ray Vaughan solo in this electric guitar lesson, and go further into the first chorus, completing the eight bars lick for lick.
7 minGuitar lesson 104 CQ
In this final guitar soloing lesson covering Stevie Ray Vaughan's techniques, finish up with the final section of Mary Had a Little Lamb from Texas Flood.
11159 min11-part Writing Music course87 CQ
Learning how to read and write music opens up a world of musical possibilities! In this course from professional musician and educator Kalani, learn the fundamentals of music notation.
11103 min11-part Guitar course57 CQ
Learn 10 beautiful chord progressions for guitar and a variety of composition techniques, including a formula for creating chord progressions and a simple method for transposing chords in new keys.
17134 min17-part Audio Editing course78 CQ
Recording expert Home Brew Audio demonstrates how easy it is to get your own recording studio up and running on your own by using just your computer and the free, open source software, Audacity.
13142 min13-part Flute course75 CQ
A classical musician shares flute techniques she learned the hard way—through trial and error. This course covers crucial yet often neglected topics that help beginning flute students flourish!
14153 min14-part Music Theory course83 CQ
Using detailed explanations and familiar music examples, this college-level music theory course provides an engaging and fun introduction that will help you become a more appreciative listener.