Lesson Series: “0 To 60, An Introduction to Alternate Picking” - Lesson 148
LESSON #148 - (Lesson 48 Redux) Mix and match, various approaches to shredding
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.
ONE PATTERN, MANY ANGLES OF ATTACK
Let's start with something basic and work out way towards crazy, shall we? In each workout, we will take a varying approach to a given set shape. Then we will combine all of those approaches to generate a new lick and learn new techniques.
Let's put our Tapping/Hammering work today to good use!!
Now let's transpose this lick and play it against the BRIT METAL III backing track. [Now let's transpose this lick and play it against the BRIT METAL III backing track. Here is the MP3 file of the backing. Here is the MP3 file of the backing]
Also, play this lick against the backing.
Let’s transition our right hand to initiating with Tapping/Hammering. We will use the same pattern we hvae been working with, but just do it in a semi Van Halen “ish” style.