6 Pages V   1 2 3 > »   
Soloing With Arpeggios/chord Tones, New class type collaboration (#2)
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 07:55 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
Hello GMC!

You guys did great on soloing with sequence and today its time to start with over 2nd in class type collaboration.

This collaboration focuses on soloing with chord tones and arpeggios ! What that means is that I am not going to grade you anything else but this. Make sure you play notes that belong to the chord and you are all set !
Lets first remind ourselves what arpeggio is = it is group of notes that go in a very SPECIFIC order (no skipping between notes allowed). What are chord tones ? Well they are simply notes that belong to chord and we can play them in any order we want !
So in this collaboration I am letting you play chord tones both in order and with skipping ! Experiment and have fun with it, just no scale runs or anything like that, I just want chord sounds described with as much melodic approach as possible !


Chord progression has 16 bars (without pre count bar of course smile.gif

It goes like this :

/C maj7 / A min7 / D min7 / G7 /
/C maj7 / A min7 / D min7 / G7 /
/E min7 / A min7 / D min7 / G7 /
/C maj7 / A min7 / D min7 / G7 //



As you see this chord progression is in key of C major and I used 4 part chords to create chord progression. This is very famous and specific chord progression as it describes a C Ionian sound very well and establishes sound of the key. It is known as I VI II V chord progression (C A D G chords in this case), and it happens in virtually any style of music today! At one point I did little variation where I used E min 7 instead of C maj7. Thats known as Diatonic substitution and is something we will cover in some theory lessons in future wink.gif


I decided to create a jazzy laid back backing track. Tempo is 120 bpm and you have Rhodes as keys and Acoustic bass sound along with drums programed in EZdrummer.


I provide you with all the arpeggios here and hope you will find this one very fun and useful to play over.
I will very soon post couple of my improvised takes over this backing using only arpeggios and chord tones.


Enjoy it !


Pedja

Deadline for submitting takes is 28th of March !

Post your take HERE



List of participants :


1) Velvet Roger - Recorded
2) Tolek - Recorded
3) Enforcer - Recorded
4) wrk - Recorded
5) Emir Hot - Recorded
6) Paiva - Recorded
7) big harry - Recorded
8) Ajmurrell
9) coffeeman - Recorded
10) Marc_Maiden - Recorded
11) jdriver - Recorded
12) JamesT - Recorded
13) lcsdds - Recorded
14) Nazgul
15) Roythebattousai
16) jer
17) MarekRojewski - Recorded
18) berko - Recorded
19) Sami - Recorded
20) Iluha
21) Outlaw 2112 - Recorded
22) GrannyKiller - Recorded
23) sted - Recorded
24) Jesse
25) Canis - Recorded
26) Dexxter - Recorded
27) Sergio Dorado - Recorded
28) kaznie_NL - Recorded
29) Alex87
30) Pedja Simovic - Recorded

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


This post has been edited by Pedja Simovic: Apr 1 2009, 04:39 PM

Attached image(s)
Attached Image Attached Image Attached Image Attached Image Attached Image
 

Attached File(s)
Attached File  Chord_tone_collaboration.mp3 ( 532.25K ) Number of downloads: 592
Attached File  Pedja__s_improvised_take.mp3 ( 532.25K ) Number of downloads: 437
Attached File  Arpeggio_Collaboration_for_forum.gp5 ( 8.24K ) Number of downloads: 190
 


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Emir Hot
Mar 9 2009, 08:01 PM
Instructor
Posts: 7.201
Joined: 14-July 08
From: London UK
Great topic Pedja. I want to collaborate smile.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


This post has been edited by Emir Hot: Mar 9 2009, 08:01 PM


--------------------
Check out my <a href="https://www.guitarmasterclass.net/instructor/Emir-Hot" target="_blank">Instructor profile</a>

www.emirhot.com
www.myspace.com/emirhotguitar
www.myspace.com/sevdahmetal
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:03 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Emir Hot @ Mar 9 2009, 08:01 PM) *
Great topic Pedja. I want to collaborate smile.gif


Great to have you in so quick with us man !

I will put you down to the list now wink.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Velvet Roger
Mar 9 2009, 08:06 PM
Learning Tone Seeker
Posts: 2.093
Joined: 5-August 08
From: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Awesome, thanks for the auto-signup wink.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
"Don't practice until you get it right. Practice until you can't get it wrong."

Guitars & Amps
Brian Moore DC-1 Custom Shop (Cherry Sunburst, mahogany/rosewood)
Eric Johnson Signature Strat (2-tone Sunburst, alder/maple)
Ibanez RG770 (Black, basswood/rosewood)
Peerless Journeyman (solid spruce/maple)
Sixt Bov-105C (Ovation-like acoustic) - Ibanez SGT-130 (Jumbo acoustic)
London City VS-1 (Precision bass) - Baton Rouge U3S (Ukelele)
Fender HotRod Deluxe 40W combo - Fender Princeton Reverb Reissue 5W combo - Marshall JCM 900 50W Hi-Gain combo

Effects & Other stuff
POD Studio UX2 audio interface - Edirol MA-15D monitors
EH Double Muff - Fulltone GT-500 - Fulltone Fulldrive 2 Mosfet - Guitarsystems TrebleTool Junior - Guitarsystems FuzzTool Junior
Korg Pitchblack Tuner - MXR Carbon Copy Analog Delay - TC Electronics Nova Modulator - Morley Bad Horsie 2 Wah
Shure SM58 - Roland PCR-500 midi controller/keyboard & Yamaha Clavinova CL-910 piano


My Website
My MySpace Page
My YouTube Channel
My Twitter Account
My Band 'Gonzo!'



Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:07 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Velvet Roger @ Mar 9 2009, 08:06 PM) *
Awesome, thanks for the auto-signup wink.gif


No problem Roger !
That paper with your names is locked in my desk with important info smile.gif

How are you liking backing track so far?

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Paiva
Mar 9 2009, 08:16 PM
GMC:er
Posts: 218
Joined: 3-November 08
From: Lisbon, Portugal
I'm in wink.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
GEAR:


Guitars:
PRS SE Custom
Epiphone SG Special
Antonio Pinto de Carvalho Classical Guitar
Fender 12 strings
[/color]

Amp:
Epiphone Studio 10s combo
Fender Hot Rod Deluxe!!!!!!!!!!


Pedals:
Kork AX5G
Boss RC-2



2nd song :) Please go check it and post something ;) (again link below)


Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:17 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Paiva @ Mar 9 2009, 08:16 PM) *
I'm in wink.gif


Yes you are, welcome smile.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Fsgdjv
Mar 9 2009, 08:19 PM
GMC:er
Posts: 1.255
Joined: 12-April 07
I want in, but when is the deadline? I'm quite busy recording a demo right now, but hopefully I'll be done with that before the deadline is.

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Tolek
Mar 9 2009, 08:20 PM
Learning Rock Star
Posts: 2.888
Joined: 23-March 07
From: Brighton
The backing track is awesome, man! smile.gif Thanks for auto-sign-up.

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:22 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Fsgdjv @ Mar 9 2009, 08:19 PM) *
I want in, but when is the deadline? I'm quite busy recording a demo right now, but hopefully I'll be done with that before the deadline is.


I just added the deadline smile.gif 23rd of March. Are you going to make it ?

QUOTE (Tolek @ Mar 9 2009, 08:20 PM) *
The backing track is awesome, man! smile.gif Thanks for auto-sign-up.


Thanks Tolek, I love this backing a lot smile.gif
You welcome for auto-sign-up smile.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
big harry
Mar 9 2009, 08:22 PM
Learning Roadie - CHALLENGE STAR!
Posts: 275
Joined: 6-August 08
From: Austria
Hey man

sure i would like to join, in fact that i have not really an idea of arpeggios it could be interesting, lets have a look what you suggest Pedja
i am totally new to arpeggios, but i know that i need to learn them, so count me in, i have left free space in my agenda for this *hehehe*

cya
Harry

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:25 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (big harry @ Mar 9 2009, 08:22 PM) *
Hey man

sure i would like to join, in fact that i have not really an idea of arpeggios it could be interesting, lets have a look what you suggest Pedja
i am totally new to arpeggios, but i know that i need to learn them, so count me in, i have left free space in my agenda for this *hehehe*

cya
Harry


Excellent Harry !

If you have never done arpeggios now its time to start, seriously ! They are great way to play over any type of chord progression, whether its simple diatonic (like this one) or some crazy jazz fusion one - it always works. smile.gif

Great to have you with us Harry smile.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Ajmurrell
Mar 9 2009, 08:28 PM
Learning Tone Master
Posts: 628
Joined: 15-August 08
From: London, UK
Dun dun dun, have you been waiting for my sign up? Here it is!

I'll get it done this time... wink.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
GMC Travel Agent, at your service.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
big harry
Mar 9 2009, 08:29 PM
Learning Roadie - CHALLENGE STAR!
Posts: 275
Joined: 6-August 08
From: Austria
QUOTE (Pedja Simovic @ Mar 9 2009, 08:25 PM) *
Excellent Harry !

If you have never done arpeggios now its time to start, seriously ! They are great way to play over any type of chord progression, whether its simple diatonic (like this one) or some crazy jazz fusion one - it always works. smile.gif

Great to have you with us Harry smile.gif

always a pleasure Pedja
hope you will show me what to do *hehehe*

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
coffeeman
Mar 9 2009, 08:30 PM
Experienced Tone Seeker
Posts: 1.762
Joined: 15-September 07
From: Bogota,Colombia
Im in!

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
The only thing yo can do, is what you love!

Visit my youtube
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:31 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Ajmurrell @ Mar 9 2009, 08:28 PM) *
Dun dun dun, have you been waiting for my sign up? Here it is!

I'll get it done this time... wink.gif


laugh.gif
Great Adam !
I am excited to hear your take now smile.gif

QUOTE (coffeeman @ Mar 9 2009, 08:30 PM) *
Im in!


Great to have you with us Andru !

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Marc_Maiden
Mar 9 2009, 08:32 PM
GMC:er
Posts: 1.164
Joined: 23-October 08
From: Fremont, CA
awesome this is just the kind of lesson i needed!

thanks pedja! im IN!

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
- Marc
Current Set up:
Atomic Reactor 2x12 Cab/power amp with a Digitech rp1000 as a preamp
Schecter c1 plus electric guitar

Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:33 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Marc_Maiden @ Mar 9 2009, 08:32 PM) *
awesome this is just the kind of lesson i needed!

thanks pedja! im IN!


Great to hear that Marc !
I hope you will enjoy the backing smile.gif

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Fsgdjv
Mar 9 2009, 08:42 PM
GMC:er
Posts: 1.255
Joined: 12-April 07
QUOTE (Pedja Simovic @ Mar 9 2009, 08:22 PM) *
I just added the deadline smile.gif 23rd of March. Are you going to make it ?


I'm not sure. Don't sign me up yet, I'll try to make it, but I don't wanna sign up and then not do anything, so I'll have to get back to you about this.

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
Pedja Simovic
Mar 9 2009, 08:44 PM
Instructor
Posts: 8.109
Joined: 13-September 08
From: Nis, Serbia
QUOTE (Fsgdjv @ Mar 9 2009, 08:42 PM) *
I'm not sure. Don't sign me up yet, I'll try to make it, but I don't wanna sign up and then not do anything, so I'll have to get back to you about this.


Great, I would prefer that way anyways. I really hope you do make it - best of luck with demo !

You are at GuitarMasterClass.net


Don't miss today's free lick. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!

Don't miss today's free blues, jazz & country licks. Plus all our lessons are packed with free content!


--------------------
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post

6 Pages V   1 2 3 > » 
Reply to this topicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

 




RSS Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 13th August 2020 - 12:53 AM