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Bopology 101
Learn to solo in the Bebop idiom. Complete with MIDI audio examples & guitar tab. To view this lesson, click on the link above or visit http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/Bop101/bop101.html
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 6641 Hits · 3.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 6/27/2008
 
Lydian Chromatic Concept Discrepancies
A review of "The Lydian Chromatic Concept" with proofs that it is based on a false premise. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/LCC/LCCdiscrepancies.html
Theory/Reference · Ridiculous · 4940 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 11/3/2008
 
Giant Steps Analysis.
Demystifying John Coltrane's "Giant Steps". Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/giantsteps.html
Theory/Reference · Expert · 3953 Hits · 5.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/2/2008
 
The Art Of Rhythm Guitar
The "spare and ringy one", the "pushed 3" and the "busy 4". Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/RhythmGuitar.html
Rock/Pop · Beginner · 3600 Hits · 3.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 8/18/2008
 
UniversalScale Over CircularProgressions
Using the last four notes of minor 7th chords or dominant 7th chords as melodic soloing choices. With audio examples. http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 3122 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 12/5/2008
 
Teaching Open Chords To Beginners
My real-world method of teaching chords to beginning guitar students of any age. As yet, this is not available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com A WholeNote exclusive!
Basics · Beginner · 2986 Hits · 2.50/5 (12 ratings) · Last modified: 9/28/2008
 
Tonal Shorthand
A precise and intuitive way of notating chords and scales. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/FowlerBrentShorthand.html
Other · Advanced · 2772 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 10/17/2008
 
Analysis Of Just Friends
Chromatically descending minor triads over pedal. http://www.Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 2633 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 11/28/2008
 
Understanding Walking Bass Lines
Explanation of walking bass lines for non-Bassists.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 2563 Hits · 3.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 11/14/2008
 
James - Metheny/Mays
Chord analysis of the tune "James" by Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays.
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 2020 Hits · 4.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 2/28/2009
 
Jazzing Up A Simple Tune
Some ideas for reharmonizing non-Jazz songs. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/jazzup.html
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 1974 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 9/19/2008
 
Tips On Transcribing
Practical advice on doing transcriptions. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/transcr.html
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 1965 Hits · 3.75/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 8/16/2008
 
Comping
13. Comping (#11929)
by Jeff Brent (2731)
The "Dues and Don'ts" of accompaniment. Also available at http://www.Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/comping.html
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 1905 Hits · 2.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/29/2008
 
Generic Slash Bass Notation
Generic "Slash Bass" Leadsheet Notation Codified.
Theory/Reference · Advanced · 1659 Hits · 3.57/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 9/6/2008
 
Interlocking Chord Tones On 2-5-1 Change
A cool and useful idea for chordal soloing over ii-V7-I changes. Complete with midi audio, sheet music, and tablature examples. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/DTMSii-V7-I.html
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 1583 Hits · 3.50/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 7/28/2008
 
Melodic Tendencies
Note choices based on psycho-acoustic factors. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/MelodicTendencies.html and http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/suggest.html
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 1454 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 9/14/2008
 
Internalizing Rhythm
Find where it lives. Also available at http://Guitar-Lessons-Riverside-CA.com/Lessons/InternalRhythm.html
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 813 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 8/29/2008