Lesson Series: “0 To 60, An Introduction to Alternate Picking” - Lesson 154
LESSON #154 - (Lesson 54 Redux) Advanced harmonic minor in context
Lesson Series by Todd Simpson
Let’s do our usual Finger Yoga stretches. Here is a link to the video for references.
Here is Today's OVERLOUD TH1/TH2 Patch that I'm using during the lesson.
DON'T FORGET TO TURN DOWN/OFF THE NOISE GATES IF IT'S KILLING YOUR SUSTAIN!!!
CONTEXT: MANOWAR COLLAB
Here is my take on the MANOWAR collab.
Here is the MP3 BACKING TRACK
MINOR VS HARMONIC MINOR
Let's compare the Minor and Harmonic Minor in a Solo Context.
First, Here is D Minor Mapped out over the neck. Pay attention to the 3rd through 7th Frets
Let's warm up a bit learning a lick from the solo.
-Bit of a stretch in this one
Let's play an A Minor Inversion in the solo but use a spot on the neck we've not tried before. The notes are the same, just the shape is different.
HARMONIC MINOR DESCENDING
HARMONIC MINOR ASCENDING
NEW FINGERINGS AND THREES
We often use "Threes" (Moving three tones in a scale and back one) during scale runs. Let's try it on this shape.