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  • 6 Cool Minor Blues Licks

    by Guido Bungenstock

    6 Great Blues Licks that will improve your blues vocabulary

    Tags: loose timing, dynamic accents, pocket, inner voice, feel, feelings, emotional licks, clapton, santana, timing, personal phrasing, A minor
    Difficulty5
  • Kiko Loureiro Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Get into the soul Megadeth's lead guitarist!

    Tags: Lydian, phrasing, Megadeth, Angra, Alternate Picking, Legato, Hybrid Picking, Bending, Vibrato, C lydian, modern progressive, plini, groovy phrases, palm muting, arpeggios, Brazilian guitarist, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Shredding
    Difficulty8
  • 8 Basic Tapping licks

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Various tapping licks to introduce you to this technique

    Tags: tap harmonics, tap bending, bend tapping, pick tap, tap tremolo, chromatic tapping, D Minor, D Mixolydian
    Difficulty6
  • 10 Killer Repeating Rock Licks

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Flashy licks for various circumstances

    Tags: build speed, hand sync, accent shift, shift accents, 5 note patterns, 5 notes, Zakk Wylde, Steve Stevens, Satch tapping, Satriani tapping, open string tapping, Martin Miller, Repeating Licks, two string arpeggio, B maj7 arpeggio, alternate picking arpeggio, G# Minor
    Difficulty7
  • Freak Licks

    by Dallton Santos

    Crazy Rock Fusion licks using Messiaen mode 3 scale!

    Tags: messiaen, outside, guitar licks, tapping, ia Eklundh, Eklundh, freak kitchen, freak guitar, shred, Allan Holdsworth, GuthrieGovan, Buckethead, Mattias IA Eklundh, B messiaen mode 3
    Difficulty8
  • Epic Guitar Phrases III

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Phrases using the Phrygian Dominant scale

    Tags: Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Lukather, repeating licks, A minor, phrygian
    Difficulty8
  • 5 Blues Licks For Turnarounds

    by Diego Budicin

    5 phrasing examples over the final section of a 4/4 slow Blues.

    Tags: Blues, shuffle, turnaround, chord changes, licks, phrasing, 12 bar, 12 bar blues, John Mayer, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Joe Bonamassa, G Blues
    Difficulty6
  • Bend-Tapping Licks

    by Dallton Santos

    Five licks which mix bending with tapping

    Tags: bend, tapping, rock, fusion, prog, Greg Howe, Van Halen, Guthrie Govan, Plini, A Lydian
    Difficulty7
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Golden Oldies

  • Jazz Funk Licks

    by Stephane Lucarelli

    In this lesson you'll find some ideas of jazz phrasing over a funk/groove backing track. A good way to develop and improve your musical vocabulary.

    Tags: arpeggios, chromaticism, D minor blues, D dorian, improvisation, soloing, Rhythm placement, patterns, jazz licks
    Difficulty5
  • Hot Country Licks in G

    by Emir Hot

    This is my first country lesson where you can find hybrid picking, alternate picking, slides and bendings.

    Tags: hybrid picking, alternate picking, slides, bendings, G major scale, G major pentatonic scale, G blues scale, open strings, bends, fast country
    Difficulty7
  • Mixolydian Fusion Licks

    by Stephane Lucarelli

    Improve your phrasing by learning some fusion licks using the C mixolydian mode.

    Tags: C Mixolydian, phrasing, licks, fusion, jazz, chromatic, string skipping, chromaticism, fusion licks, fusion lines, phrases, hybrid picking, economy picking
    Difficulty5
  • Improvise Like Slash Lesson

    by Kristofer Dahl

    No matter what Slash plays, he does it like no one else. Doesn't matter if the run is fast or slow. In this lesson we will break down licks, phrases and runs that are essential to emulate Slash's playing. The goal is for you to make your own improvised solos sound a bit more like Slash's. Hopefully you will get started right away with the supplied backing tracks.

    Tags: Slash, licks, phrases, runs, A minor
    Difficulty7
  • G Dorian Fusion Licks

    by David Wallimann

    In this lesson we will explore some musical ideas based on the G Dorian mode. The dorian mode is the second mode of a Major scale and is characterized by it's major 6th. This scale is very useful in many different musical genres.

    Tags: major 6th, minor mode, phrases, improvisation, lick vocabulary, fusion phrasing, alternate picking, dorian phrasing, dorian solo, soloing, vibrato, guthrie govan, bending, call & response
    Difficulty6
  • Creative Arpeggios Phrasing

    by Stephane Lucarelli

    Ideas and concepts about arpeggios phrasing : How to create some interesting and meaningful lines using arpeggios and triads.

    Tags: fusion, phrasing, solo, arpeggios, improvisation, D Dorian, C Major, economy picking, sweep picking, chromaticism, phrases, fusion licks, jazz fusion, triads, string skipping
    Difficulty6
  • Mixolydian Rock Fusion Licks

    by Emir Hot

    Five hot mixolydian licks over a funky groove.

    Tags: groove, funky, G mixolydian, rhythmical phrasing, bending, bends, hammer on, pull offs, groovy licks, improvisation, sweep picking
    Difficulty6
  • Bebop Licks

    by Stephane Lucarelli

    Let's learn some Charlie Parker / Bebop licks over a II V I progression in the key of Bb Major.

    Tags: jazz licks, charlie parker, II V I, altered scale, chromaticisms, passing tones, Gb melodic minor, Bb major, altered chord, tensions
    Difficulty4
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