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In the Style of Shred Lessons

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  • Di Meola 4: Advanced Picking

    by Ben Higgins

    An advanced lesson focusing on the alternate picking traits of AL Di Meola

    Tags: alternate picking, elegant gypsy, paco de lucia, john mclaughlin, hand coordination, palm muting, E minor, muted picking, inside picking, outside picking, yngwie malmsteen, stamina, dexterity
    Difficulty8
  • Di Meola 3: Intermediate Picking

    by Ben Higgins

    A lesson focusing on the picking technique of Al Di Meola, featuring muted picking and sextuplets using inside and outside picking.

    Tags: alternate picking, elegant gypsy, paco de lucia, john mclaughlin, hand coordination, palm muting, E minor, speed burst, stamina, muted picking, fusion, latin, outside picking, inside picking
    Difficulty5
  • Di Meola 2: Sixes

    by Ben Higgins

    A lesson focusing on alternate picked sextuplets, working both inside and outside picking motions.

    Tags: alternate picking, elegant gypsy, paco de lucia, john mclaughlin, hand coordination, palm muting, E minor, inside picking, outside picking, latin fusion, triplets
    Difficulty3
  • Di Meola 1: Muted Picking

    by Ben Higgins

    A lesson focusing on using palm muting during three note per string picking shapes.

    Tags: alternate picking, elegant gypsy, paco de lucia, john mclaughlin, hand coordination, palm muting, E minor, muted, Yngwie Malmsteen, E harmonic minor, neoclassical metal, triplets, 3 notes per string
    Difficulty3
  • Jeff Loomis Made Easy

    by Ben Higgins

    A beginner lesson in the style of Jeff Loomis

    Tags: neo classical, arpeggios, nevermore, zero order phase, plains of oblivion, A minor, picking arpeggios, A diminished arpeggio, shred for beginners, vibrato, shred
    Difficulty2
  • MAB Made Easy

    by Ben Higgins

    A beginner lesson focusing on some of Michael Angelo Batio most used alternate picking licks.

    Tags: michael angelo batio, speed kills, no boundaries, shred, F# minor, shredding, picking, crossing strings, fast licks, runs, fast lines, shredder, neoclassical, workout
    Difficulty2
  • John McLaughlin Picking Runs

    by Ben Higgins

    Learn ascending and descending picking runs used by fusion master John McLaughlin.

    Tags: john mclaughlin, mahavishnu orchestra, shakti, fusion
    Difficulty7
  • Tony MacAlpine Sweep Tapping

    by Ben Higgins

    An attainable lesson looking at tapped arpeggios and sweep picking, a feature of Tony MacAlpine's guitar style.

    Tags: B minor, shrapnel records, neo classical, 80's shred, arpeggios, odd timing, tapping bend, shredding, arpeggio shapes, neoclassical
    Difficulty5
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Golden Oldies

  • Neoclassical Shrapnel Style

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    This lesson is inspired by the music of guitar players like Vinnie Moore, Tony Macalpine and many other Shrapnel Records shred guitar players.

    Tags: neoclassical, alternate picking, picking precision, increase speed, Vinnie Moore, Tony Macalpine, Shrapnel Records, shred, stamina
    Difficulty7
  • Paul Gilbert Style Lesson 2

    by Muris Varajic

    Tons of alternate picking, string skipping, hammer-ons and pull-offs, some "weird" fingering, pedal notes etc.The tempo is 150bpm, all 16th notes, in key of G Major...

    Tags: alternate picking, string skipping, hammer-ons, pull-offs, fingering, pedal note, shred arpeggio,
    Difficulty9
  • Yngwie Malmsteen Style Lesson 5

    by Carlos Carrillo

    Alternate picking, Vibrato, Slides and Palm muting.

    Tags: Alternate picking, Vibrato, Slides, Palm muting, Yngwie, Malmsteen
    Difficulty7
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