Scrubbing / forward / rewind: arrow right, arrow left keys Jump to start: Home or `s` , you can also click/tap the lesson part again (the numbers above player) Go to next part: PageUP or End. ( iOS: swipe right or left over video ) Volume: ArrowUp / ArrowDown keys Go to any part: Number keys (combinations also possible) Pause or play: `k` or space key Fullscreen: `f`, esc to close
Now it's time to start looking at guitar riffs.
You've no doubt heard the term 'RIFF' but are probably wondering what it means!
In this lesson, you will learn about the following:
VIDEO 1:WHAT IS A RIFF? VIDEO 2:RIFFS IN COMPOSITION: USING VARIATION VIDEO 3:INTRODUCTION TO ALTERNATE PICKING VIDEO 4:USING SLASH CORDS VIDEO 5:EAR TRAINING VIDEO 6:EAR TRAINING ASSIGNMENT VIDEO 7:FINAL THOUGHTS
Before you can get to being a Shred God, you will be spending a lot of time playing rhythm. Unless you're playing entirely instrumental music, most performing guitarists will be playing rhythm around 90% of the time. Riffs are a big part of that so sit down, relax and let me show you what the world of the guitar riff is all about!