EX­AM­PLE slAm bAm

Guitar Techniques - - VIDEO MASTERCLASS -

[in­tro: bars 1 to 5]

Th­ese in­tro lines set the scene and fit the un­der­ly­ing chords. eb (eb-F-G-ab-Bb-C-d). The main scale in use here is the ma­jor scale The d7 static chord pro­vides an op­por­tu­nity to play some out­side note choices. The di­min­ished 5th (a ) and the mi­nor 9th (e )

[Verse 1: bars 6 to 21]

sound cool and are part of the d al­tered scale. Check out the long lick in bars 18 to 21. it is well worth learning as there some great in­ter­val­lic ideas and wide stretches, no doubt in­spired by play­ers like Holdsworth. The po­si­tion shift from 7th to 12th fret half-way through is an es­sen­tial el­e­ment to mas­ter.

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