Flying High Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION The Flying High melody uses a similar lick for all 3 of it’s sections. They’re…

Flatpick Heaven Lick #4

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION The last lick is based around the Cadd9 again, but with some differences. Since this…

Flatpick Heaven Lick #2

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION The second lick is based around the C (add9) chord. This is a common version…

Island (Rake-Mute) Strum

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION NOTATION Let’s practice that rake strum with the full band. I’ll step out of the…

Double Stop Heaven

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Now that you know what double stops are let’s use them in a song. I…

C Major Pentatonic Scale

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Pentatonic scales come in both Major and minor. They both only have 5 notes (“Penta”…

TGIF

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Let’s dive into a classic Rock n Roll inspired lick! This lick combines chords and…

Truck Stop Jam [JC key: A]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . DESCRIPTION JAM TRACK To start our dive into jamming, we’re going to learn a new scale. Most of rock music…

Embrace – Melody [key G]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Sometimes melodies sound better when you play less. The space in between the notes are…

Let The Rain Come – Melody (Part 2)

DOWNLO​​AD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION The second part of this melody focuses on just four notes. The pattern repeats with…

Let The Rain Come – Melody (Part 1)

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Learning a melody in specific scales is an effective way to memorize the scale. Going…

Cool Hand Luke – Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION How about something a little different? Cool Hand Luke is an ascending melody that uses…

Skipped A Beat Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Learning melodies can be a big task. There can be a lot of notes and…

Jewel In The Ring Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Jewel In The Ring features two melody sections: a single note lead and a harmonized…

Lazy Day Shuffle Bass Riff

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Do you ever dream about sitting under a big shady tree on a lazy Summer…

Wanna Bee [Am Blues Lick]

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Wanna Bee is a repeating pattern lick. Repeating pattern licks are very common in lead…

Improvising The Blues In A Minor

DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION jam track DESCRIPTION JAM TRACK Improvising can be intimidating when you first start to do it. It’s also a really fun…

Stand By Me Lick

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Stand By Me has an instantly-recognizable lick. It sounds pretty straightforward. But it has a…

Holy Roller (Peace Train Lick)

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Harmonized melodies find their way into most musical styles. You start with your basic melody…

Whispering Wind Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Chords can be played all over the neck and in different “shapes” then open chords.…

Light Morning Rain Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Adding ‘embellishments’ to a melody adds a certain amount of interest and color. We can…

Lazy River Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION A great way to practice anything on guitar is in the context of a song.…

Jazzy Night Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Let’s mix things up a bit! This melody is played over a jazzy chord progression.…

Slippery Slope Melody #1

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION You’ll be sliding all over the place in this melody!  The melody is played a…

Designated Survivor Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Do you ever play guitar while watching TV? It’s a great way to practice without…

Day Tripper Riff

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION You know the song, so let’s learn the riff! The riff isn’t too complicated, but…

Vanilla Maple Syrup Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION One of the most enjoyable ways to learn and practice is by playing songs. And if…

Shaggy Dog Day – Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION A flamenco inspired lick to practice leads, arpeggios, and slides. Oh my! This melody can be…

Greater Joe’s-Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION How about a new and fresh sounding melody? This lick may sound odd when you…

Scarborough Fair Melody

DOWNLOAD TAB DOWNLOAD VIDEO . EXPLANATION SLOW MEDIUM FAST DESCRIPTION Scarborough Fair is a traditional English song. And it’s played out of the A minor…