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Chords & Progressions Lessons


  • Mix Blues Licks with Chords

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Learn how to mix BLUES licks with CHORDS & take your blues improvisations to a new level!

    Tags: blues scale, dominant chords, 12 bars blues, improvisation, jam, jamming, blues licks, blues progression, srv, Steve Ray Vaughan, E dominant, E major, Blues in E
  • Play Licks Between Chords

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Learn how to play licks in between chords in the style of Jimi Hendrix and John Mayer.

    Tags: Jimi Hendrix, John Mayer, Improvisation, Open Chords, A major, Double Stops, Slides, Arranging, Pop Rock, Ballad
  • Add Melodies to Chords

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Add melodies to chords and take your guitar arrangements to the next level!

    Tags: arrangement, chord melodies, arpeggiated chords, chords, rhythm, fingerpicking, C Major, songwriting, arranging, tutorial, how to
  • Emotional Chord Melodies

    by Diego Budicin

    Emotional vibe track - using chord melodies

    Tags: arpeggios, triads, chords melodies, harmony, Pat Metheny, Andy Timmons, Guthrie Govan, Iron Maiden, D minor
  • Extended Chords Rock Harmonies

    by Diego Budicin

    80s style rock rhythm: Dynamics & exercises

    Tags: Rhythms, Rock, Extensions, Harmonies, Polyrhythms, Iron Maiden, Steve Vai, Mr Big, Metallica, D minor
  • Neo Soul Chords

    by Chris Harrington

    Tasty Neo Soul Chords and fun fills you can add to them!

    Tags: jazz, soul, Neo Soul, Bb Major, Bb Ionian, Instagram, Insta guitar, Instagram Guitar, social media, new jazz, modern jazz
  • Power Chord Control

    by Diego Budicin

    Make your rhythm guitar sound massive with this tight chord progression.

    Tags: Power Chords, Alternate Picking, Downstrokes, Sixteen notes, Heavy Metal, Ac/DC, Iron Maiden, Alter Bridge, Andy Timmons, D minor, Strumming, Muting, Legato
  • Basic Rock Guitar: Advanced Power Chords

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Learn some interesting advanced power chords that can spice up your riffing.

    Tags: rock guitar, power chords, 4ths, 5ths, riffs, rhythm, muted strings, strumming, Steve Lukather, Neal Schon, van halen, B minor, D# minor, extended chords, inversions, palm muting, downpicking, groove, rock rhythm, triads, arpeggios, double stops
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Golden Oldies

  • Open Chords Rock Rhythm

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Gabriel Leopardi presents a rhythm lesson in the style of Poison, Motley Crue, AC/DC, Buckcherry and many other hard/glam rock bands. This lesson is suited for beginner/intermediate players.

    Tags: Poison, Motley Crue, AC/DC, Buckcherry, glam rock, hard rock, 80, power chords, hard rock grooves, arranging, arrangement, rock style, comping, strumming, riff, riffing, A minor, A pentatonic minor
  • Atmospheric Open Chords

    by Emir Hot

    Alternate picked open chords with focus on constant "let ring" notes. This lesson is designed to teach writing complex chord formulas.

    Tags: chord progression, A minor, alternate picking, Writing complex chord formulas, extended chords, embellish chords, let ring, arpeggios, arpeggiated chords, inversions, clean chords
  • Arpeggio Etude - Around the Chord

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Focuses on chords and arpeggios. An arpeggio is a chord taken in pieces.

    Tags: A Major, passage, triplets, alternate picking, sweep picking, vibrato, tapping, arpeggios, following the chords, palm muting, picking workout, Vinnie Moore, Yngwie Malmsteen
  • Hard Rock Chord Progression

    by Jonathan Burgos

    At the request of several students, today we will be seeing a rhythmic lesson of Hard Rock!

    Tags: E Major Pentatonic, rhythm guitar, progression, whitesnake, 80s, Danger Danger, Legato, Palm muting, Alternate picking, Vibrato, Slide, downpicking
  • Interval Series - Tritone with Dom7 Chords

    by Pedja Simovic

    This lesson demonstrates usage of Tritone with Dominant 7th chords.

    Tags: Dominant chords, Tritone, Augmented 4th, Diminished 5th, double stops, harmonic intervals, comping, blues, blues chords
  • Open Chords Rock Lesson Solo

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    In response to a gmc user request - Gabriel wrote a solo over his previous "Open Chords Rock Lesson". It includes licks in the style of Angus Young and Richie Kotzen.

    Tags: Angus Young, Richie Kotzen, rock solo, legato, vibrato, alternate picking, bending, A pentatonic minor, A minor, rock licks, octave chords, sequences, modern rock, bends
  • First Steps 8 - Striking a Chord

    by Andrew Cockburn

    In this lesson we learn the basics of open chords and how to play them.

    Tags: basic chords, Hey Jude, The Beatles, open chords, tutorial, theory, harmony, strumming, changing chords, C major, C major chord, F major chord, G dominant chord, chord notation
  • Advanced Power Chords

    by Muris Varajic

    If you think power chords can only be played one way - you need this lesson. Muris presents chord inversions and shapes you probably haven't thought of - get creative!

    Tags: left hand muting, power chords, inversions, chord shapes, inverted chords, rock rhythm, chord progression, palm muting, chord shifting, chord changes, hard rock
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