Guitar Lessons

Tapping Lessons


  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Two-handed Lines

    by Dallton Santos

    Rock fusion with both hands on the fretboard!

    Tags: tapping, two-handed tapping, van halen, VH, Greg Howe, Billy Sheehan, Paul Gilbert, plini, B Dorian
  • Basic Rock Guitar: Tapping

    by Guido Bungenstock

    Melodic tapping

    Tags: tapping, bending, vibrato, rock guitar, acdc, deep purple, acdc, van halen, Metallica, Eddie Van Halen, steve Lukather, Neal Schon, Jeff Beck, Guthrie Govan, Steve Stevens, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, E minor
  • Mixing Modes: Five Killer Licks

    by Dallton Santos

    Mixing two modes in one lick!

    Tags: mixolidian, dorian, licks, rock, blues, A7, A mixolydian, A dorian, superimposed scales, tapping licks, shred fusion, blues fusion, greg howe, Pentatonic minor, Dominant arpeggios, legato, Steve Morse, Eddie Van Halen, guthrie govan, scale sequences, scale patterns
  • Buckethead Style Tapping

    by Ben Higgins

    Beginner/intermediate lesson focusing on Buckethead's tapping technique

    Tags: tapping, atonal, chromatic, six finger tapping, nubbing, E minor, 8 finger tapping, freak guitar, Mattias Eklundh, John 5, weird, uncommon licks, crazy
  • Tapping Mirror Shapes

    by Dallton Santos

    This lesson shows how to connect similar shapes of chords, triads and pentatonics with the tapping technique.

    Tags: fusion rock, greg howe, van halen, guthrie govan, D dorian, two hands, shred fusion, shred, legato, licks, fast licks, fast playing, fusion licks, chords, triads, pentatonics
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Golden Oldies

  • Sequenced 8-Finger Tapping

    by Aleksander Sukovic

    A new way of playing arpeggios by applying 8-finger tapping in sequence.

    Tags: 8-finger, tapping, sequence, T.J. Helmerich, Bumblefoot, G major, hands sync, hammer on, pull offs, shredding, two handed, arpeggios
  • 4 Fingers Tapping Over Pentatonics

    by Santiago Diaz Garces

    This time, we'll work con the 4 fingers tapping technique on the pentatonic scale.

    Tags: Stanley Jordan, A minor pentatonic, E minor pentatonic, two hands, two handed, shred, 8 fingers, shred, shredding
  • Classical Taps

    by David Wallimann

    Let's study a nice classical idea using tapping. The whole song will only use the high E string of the guitar. The changes are very melodic and should be memorized before linking everything together.

    Tags: high E string, tapping, EVH, A minor, two hands, tapped, classical influence, neoclassical rock, neoclassical metal, van halen, eddie van halen
  • Extreme Tapping (Thabu's song Alma Errante)

    by Santiago Diaz Garces

    In this lesson I apply arpeggios combining tapping with string skipping techniques.

    Tags: eight fingers, arpeggios, stanley jordan, slide, string skipping, C Major, 7th arpeggios, diminished arpeggios, sliding, two handed
  • Melodic Tapping 1: Freedom of a Lonely Heart

    by Christian Vidal

    This is the intro of my new song called "Libertad de un corazon solitario"(freedom of a lonely heart)

    Tags: two hands, two handed, 8 fingers, Paul Gilbert, C major, C minor, legato, pull off, hammer on, original song, arpeggios, following the chords
  • Arpeggios Etude (Legato + Tapping)

    by Santiago Diaz Garces

    In this lesson I'll show you how to combine Legato Technique with Tapping over Arpeggios.

    Tags: arpeggios, tapping, harmonic minor scale, John Petrucci, A harmonic minor, slides, shredding, legato, hammer on, pull offs
  • Rhythmic Tapping

    by Trond Vold

    Get that combination and coordination of tapping, hammer-ons and pull-offs flowing nicely with a minimum of stops. It can in addition be usefull for those new to tapping to build up some tapping-finger strength.

    Tags: tapped, tapping riff, pull offs, hammer ons, two hands, evh, van halen, neoclassical rock, muse, matt bellamy, modern rock
  • Tapping from Heaven

    by Carlos Carrillo

    A tapping and chord lesson. Here you work with both hands. The right hand plays chords and the left hand play the tapping technique.

    Tags: D minor, tapping, chords, chordal tapping, ambient, joe satriani, modern tapping, reverb, rhythmic, two hands, two handed
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