Soloing Techniques for Electric Guitar (Book/CD Set)
30405BCD
If you want to learn modern guitar soloing techniques used by legendary guitarists such as Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Paul Gilbert, Alexi Laiho, Kirk Hammett, Al Di Meola, Eddie Van Halen and others, this is the book for you. Soloing Techniques for Electric Guitar comes with accompanying audio and includes 14 extensive chapters. Topics include:Which pick works bestFingeringsWarm-up exercisesMuting techniquesSingle-string exercisesDifferent rhythmic groupingsOctave licksString skippingHow to embellish diatonic sca ...more
Product Number:
30405BCD
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Not Applicable
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
88
Binding:
Squareback Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
0-7866-8549-2
ISBN13:
978-07866-8549-3
Series:
None
Publisher:
NOTF
Date Published:
10/1/2013
If you want to learn modern guitar soloing techniques used by legendary guitarists such as Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Paul Gilbert, Alexi Laiho, Kirk Hammett, Al Di Meola, Eddie Van Halen and others, this is the book for you. Soloing Techniques for Electric Guitar comes with accompanying audio and includes 14 extensive chapters. Topics include:Which pick works bestFingeringsWarm-up exercisesMuting techniquesSingle-string exercisesDifferent rhythmic groupingsOctave licksString skippingHow to embellish diatonic scales with chromaticsPivoting (pedal tones)Arpeggios across all six strings (sweep picking)Exotic scales...and much more!
Soloing Techniques for Electric Guitar

Foreword........................................................................................................................ 4

Not improving as fast as you want to?................................................................ 5

Pick and fingerings..................................................................................................... 6

About the exercises, and tablature....................................................................... 7

CHAPTER 1. Warm-up exercises ........................................................................ 8

Left hand........................................................................................................................ 9

Stretchövningar.........................................................................................................11

Right hand...................................................................................................................13

CHAPTER 2. Picking exercises ..........................................................................16

Muting technique.....................................................................................................17

One-string technique..............................................................................................19

Open strings................................................................................................................20

Open strings, song exercise...................................................................................21

Slides..............................................................................................................................22

One-string technique with chord progressions.............................................24

Using several strings................................................................................................28

Special exercises........................................................................................................29

Combining strings....................................................................................................30

Using three strings....................................................................................................31

Playing across all six strings...................................................................................32

CHAPTER 3. Note groupings .............................................................................35

Using sixteenth notes as sixteenth triplets......................................................36

Grouping in groups of 5, 7 and 9.........................................................................37

CHAPTER 4. Inside/Outside picking ..............................................................38

Inside/Outside song exercise................................................................................39

CHAPTER 5. Interval exercises .........................................................................40

Thirds and fourths.....................................................................................................41

Fifths and sixths.........................................................................................................42

Sevenths and octaves..............................................................................................43

Kapitel 6. Using octaves ......................................................................................44

Sixteenth notes and sixteenth triplets..............................................................45

Sixteenth triplets.......................................................................................................46

Song exercise..............................................................................................................47

CHAPTER 7. Chromatic ideas ............................................................................48

Chromatic patterns...................................................................................................49

Pentatonic and diatonic ideas..............................................................................50

Chromatic chord progressions.............................................................................51

Chromatic song exercise........................................................................................52

 CHAPTER 8. Pedal tones or Pivoting.............................................................53

Basic exercises............................................................................................................53

Starting from the root..............................................................................................54

Using chord progressions......................................................................................55

Leading with a bass note........................................................................................56

More ways for using this technique...................................................................57

 CHAPTER 9. Arpeggios........................................................................................58

Two string arpeggios...............................................................................................58

Three string arpeggios............................................................................................62

Four string arpeggios...............................................................................................64

Five string arpeggios................................................................................................65

Six string arpeggios..................................................................................................66

 CHAPTER 10. String skipping...........................................................................67

Basic exercises............................................................................................................67

Song exercise and arpeggio..................................................................................68

Arpeggio and a Dorian string skipping exercise............................................68

 CHAPTER 11. Tapping...........................................................................................70

Basic exercises............................................................................................................70

Playing all over the fretboard................................................................................71

Combining patterns.................................................................................................72

Using string skipping...............................................................................................73

Mirror tapping............................................................................................................74

Double tapping..........................................................................................................75

 CHAPTER 12. Variations on the circle of fifths..........................................76

Chord progression and variations.......................................................................76

Pivoting techniques and thirds harmony parts.............................................77

Using sextuplets........................................................................................................78

Using arpeggios.........................................................................................................79

 CHAPTER 13. Legato.............................................................................................80

Basic exercises............................................................................................................80

Using octaves..............................................................................................................81

 CHAPTER 14. Exotic scales.................................................................................82

Iwato and Hindu........................................................................................................82

8 Note Spanish, Hungarian Minor, Oriental......................................................83

Enigmatic, Overtone, Algerian .............................................................................84

Exotic scales

 Final words.................................................................................................................85

Personal thanks and inspirations.........................................................................86

 
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