Guitar Lessons





Rock Ballad Guitar Lessons

Rock inspired, slower, with perhaps more emotion than other genres - get in touch with your feelings with epic solos and melodic licks.


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  • Slow Phrasing

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Expressive phrasing at a slow tempo is as challenging as it gets!

    Tags: Steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Jeff Beck, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonamassa, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Repeating Licks, D minor, F minor, D Mixolydian b6, C# Lydian, C Dorian, Feeling, Ornaments
    Difficulty6
  • Beginners Guide to Looping

    by Chris Harrington

    Start using a looper pedal and get the most out of it!

    Tags: looping, looper pedal, loop, indie, John Mayer, Mateus Asato, Sean Angus Watson, Chords, Improvisation, Rhythm, Composition, G Major, E Pentatonic minor, Ditto Looper
    Difficulty3
  • 6 Power Rock Ballad Licks

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Improve your phrasing vocabulary!

    Tags: Steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonnamassa, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Repeating Licks, C# minor, Aeolian, Alternate Picking
    Difficulty8
  • Lari Basilio Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Tasty and fresh Lari style phrasing.

    Tags: Lari Basilio, Licks, Improvisation, Thirds, Sixths, Fingerpicking, Double Stops, Slide, Minor Pentatonic, Modern Phrasing, Phrasing, Andy Timmons, Mateus Asato, E minor
    Difficulty5
  • Beginner Jam #2

    by Kristofer Dahl

    Using simple tools such as sliding and bending, we will construct our lines.

    Tags: bend, bending, slide, sliding, jam, improv, improvisation, E minor, E minor pentatonic
    Difficulty3
  • Basic Rock Guitar: Combining Scales

    by Guido Bungenstock

    In this lesson we gonna speak about how to combine different scales in a solo.

    Tags: Steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonamassa, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Repeating Licks, E minor, Following the chords, Improvisation
    Difficulty7
  • Beginner Jam

    by Kristofer Dahl

    Start jamming from day #1

    Tags: sliding, dynamics, picking strength, melody, jam, improv, beginner, E Major
    Difficulty2
  • Basic Rock Guitar: Playing With Feeling

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Playing with feeling is the most difficult part in guitar playing!

    Tags: steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonnamassa, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Repeating Licks, D minor, A Major, vibrato, dynamics, bending, alternate picking
    Difficulty6
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Golden Oldies

  • Beginner Solo in D

    by Muris Varajic

    This solo combines many techniques: bending, pre-bending, picking, hammer-ons and pull-offs, tapping, sweeping, use of open strings etc. It's sort of a Rock Ballad feel, tempo is 70bpm.

    Tags: rock ballad, bending, pre-bending, picking, hammer-ons, pull-offs, tapping, sweeping, open strings
    Difficulty4
  • Nocturnal Vision Lesson

    by KMC Metal

    In this lesson you will not only find a solo filled with techniques to learn - but you will find a complete instrumental guitar song. The way we constructed this song allows you to practice it as if it where a lesson series - starting from beginner level and ending with advanced techniques.

    Tags: Whammy Bar, Tremolo Bar, blues licks, instrumental, Kirstofer Dahl, Marcus Lavendell, KMC Metal
    Difficulty4
  • A Story to Tell

    by Sinisa Cekic

    A little topic on how to tell a story through the instrument.

    Tags: rock, ballad, solo, theory
    Difficulty5
  • Rock Ballad Solo

    by Emir Hot

    Rock ballad solo influenced by Europe. Demonstrates how various techniques can be effectively used in a solo that has ballad feel.

    Tags: rock, ballad, Europe, alternate picking, legato, arpeggio, bending, tremolo bar licks, vibrato using tremolo bar, tapping
    Difficulty8
  • Steve Lukather Style Lesson

    by Muris Varajic

    In this Steve Lukather style lesson, Muris gives you tone and feel that will last for days! Contains chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping and tapped harmonics, legato, bends, use of whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato.

    Tags: Toto, Luke, Steve Lukather, chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping, tapped harmonics, legato, bends, whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato
    Difficulty6
  • Theme from Quarterworlds of Fantasia

    by Emir Hot

    This slow theme is from the solo album "Quarterworlds of Fantasia" I recorded in 2004. The album has been released in 2009 and there are many similar melodic themes. This one is a good vibrato exercise and also great for a slow soloing feel and tone control.

    Tags: emir hot, Quarterworlds of Fantasia, rock, ballad, vibrato
    Difficulty4
  • E Minor - Melodic Solo

    by Muris Varajic

    Melodic Solo in key of E minor. Learn how to build it and then incorporate similar ideas into your own playing.

    Tags: Melodic Solo, Phrasing, String-Skipping, Bending, Vibrato
    Difficulty4
  • Guitar Loves Piano

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Piano is an amazing and inspiring instrument, and together with guitar they make a perfect combination.

    Tags: vibrato, bending, John Petrucci
    Difficulty3
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