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Eric Johnson-type Licks
Here are a few licks in the style of Eric Johnson. There's some emphasis on the way he skips strings at high velocity, and his incredible sense of timing.
Rock/Pop · Expert · 266482 Hits · 4.24/5 (304 ratings) · Last modified: 5/13/1999
 
Albert Lee Type Licks
Here are a few licks in a style similar to that of the great Tele-Master, Albert Lee. There's a nice double-stop run, and plenty of room for twangin'.
Country · Expert · 198303 Hits · 4.42/5 (297 ratings) · Last modified: 8/27/1999
 
A Little Diddy
This little diddy will work your fingers.
Country · Expert · 81578 Hits · 3.52/5 (121 ratings) · Last modified: 5/3/2006
 
Flight Of The Bumble-Bee
The classic piece composed by russian composer Rimsky-Korsakov arranged for guitar.
Metal · Expert · 50665 Hits · 4.62/5 (88 ratings) · Last modified: 10/15/2000
 
A Fret Yes
Only the strong players out there should attempt!
Classical · Expert · 48287 Hits · 2.06/5 (123 ratings) · Last modified: 10/24/2003
 
ARPEGGIOS FROM HELL
SATRIANI/VAI Arpeggios from HELL!! :)
Rock/Pop · Expert · 44265 Hits · 3.93/5 (30 ratings) · Last modified: 4/2/2001
 
Frantic Sweeping
Lots of notes crammed in a bar - more than amble to train up your dainty little fingers. A little sweeping exercise keeps the stress away. :P A cool warm up for the speed monsters anyway. :>
Metal · Expert · 41901 Hits · 3.79/5 (100 ratings) · Last modified: 7/14/1999
 
Aguado-Rondo In,Am
Goodluck! [Made alot of Left hand changes to make it easier]
Classical · Expert · 41667 Hits · 4.89/5 (117 ratings) · Last modified: 3/13/2005
 
Caprice 16 By Paganini
One of Paganinis caprices arranged for guitar. Fast and challenging but also full of melodic ideas like arpeggios&chromatics&pedal tones.
Metal · Expert · 40133 Hits · 4.59/5 (58 ratings) · Last modified: 10/16/2000
 
Advanced Sweeping
This lesson will make you more accurate will beef up your left hand coordination.
Metal · Expert · 36754 Hits · 4.15/5 (46 ratings) · Last modified: 5/13/2002
 
Arpeggios For Speed
Excellent for building speed and accuracy
Metal · Expert · 32226 Hits · 4.47/5 (47 ratings) · Last modified: 4/26/2001
 
Polyrhythmic Acoustic Technique
Polyrhythms reside in the world of chaos, disorder, and insanity. Heres a cool piece that combines that nonsense with some nice melodies and chord changes. Very weird, very pretty. This lesson also teaches, in detail, how to perform 5:4.
Experimental · Expert · 21684 Hits · 4.89/5 (18 ratings) · Last modified: 12/29/2006
 
Recuerdos De La Alhambra- Tarrega
Fransisco Tarrega's AMAZING tremolo piece. A guitar masterpiece. If you play classical guitar, and if you think your good enough, learn to play this one; it's definately worth the effort. Check it out!
Classical · Expert · 21102 Hits · 4.59/5 (68 ratings) · Last modified: 10/25/2001
 
HARMONIZED SCALE - Van Epps Style #1
Treating a Scale as a Chord Solo.
Jazz · Expert · 17453 Hits · 4.62/5 (21 ratings) · Last modified: 6/11/2004
 
Difinitive Bluegrass Lick
A lifetime of bluegrass study in 6 measures.
Bluegrass · Expert · 12971 Hits · 4.45/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 1/13/2006
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Theme
First of a fourteen part lesson on Paganini's 24th Caprice.
Classical · Expert · 10799 Hits · 3.65/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 10/29/2001
 
Another Sweeping Lick
This sweeping lick adds some tapping... Check it out!
Metal · Expert · 10536 Hits · 3.93/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2002
 
Asturia (from 'Suite Espanola' Op.47)
A good little classical piece for anyone looking to improve their finger-picking talents.
Classical · Expert · 10456 Hits · 4.40/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 7/21/2005
 
Am Latin Jam
A jam using the natural Aminor scale.
World · Expert · 9682 Hits · 4.45/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 3/2/2004
 
Asturias
20. Asturias (#10151)
by Ondrej Trubac (232)
Good piece for practising tremolos, thumb precision and left hand stretching. Don't be scared of playing like Paco De Lucia, it is not so difficult as it sounds.
Classical · Expert · 9282 Hits · 4.46/5 (13 ratings) · Last modified: 9/3/2005
 
Amazing Finger Style Peice
This is the finger style piece that Jason Becker plays in the song AIR. If you haven't heard this before, check it out. It's a beautiful piece.
Classical · Expert · 8442 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 7/20/2005
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Var. I
Second Part of a fourteen part lesson on Paganini's 24th Caprice.
Classical · Expert · 8181 Hits · 3.91/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 10/29/2001
 
Blues Intervallic Lick
Something more odd to go with your normal blueslicks.
Blues · Expert · 8042 Hits · 4.40/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 8/30/2002
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Variation IV
Part V of a XIV part lesson on Paganini's 24th Caprice.
Classical · Expert · 7926 Hits · 4.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 11/23/2001
 
Mozart's Sonata In C Maj For Two Guitars
I certainly love classical. This is one that is easy as hell on a piano but tough as nails on the guitar(s). A great-sounding duet. No fingerpicking necessary :)
Classical · Expert · 7089 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 1/10/2004
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Variation II
Pt III of a XIV part lesson on Paganini's 24th Caprice.
Classical · Expert · 6738 Hits · 4.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 11/10/2001
 
Ascending/Descending Run
A good piece to help with many areas of the guitar, but at the same time is fun and interesting to play. A challenge on all levels.
Classical · Expert · 6352 Hits · 2.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 8/18/2004
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Variation III
Part VI of a XIV part lesson on Paganini's 24th Caprice.
Classical · Expert · 6344 Hits · 4.11/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 11/14/2001
 
ONE DEVICE FOR CREATING ABSTRACT MUSIC
This is a device for helping a person create abstract music. It should not take the place of talent, skill, or real knowledge. It is a device used to help a person get started. Once musical thought is created, discontinue artifical means.
Other · Expert · 6333 Hits · 3.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/29/2004
 
Joe Satriani's Warm-Up
Here is a riff that I learned from a guy who learned it from Satriani himself. It's sort of tricky at first, but after a while you'll figure it out.
Experimental · Expert · 5320 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 11/25/2003
 
Pavane For A Dead Princess
Beutifal song i cant beleive its not on here already.... If anyone wants the rest of the song on here message me.
Classical · Expert · 5220 Hits · 4.83/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/5/2004
 
Sweeping Lead For Canon In D
For the lead part of the song, I have fashioned a sweeping lick.
Metal · Expert · 5102 Hits · 3.55/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 6/4/2002
 
Somethin Wild
A fun exersice.
Metal · Expert · 4820 Hits · 3.14/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 3/14/2001
 
Solo Run In Cminor
This is an 11 measure solo run which is in the key of Cminor. It is for the classical guitar or the electric guitar.
Classical · Expert · 4312 Hits · 3.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/25/2004
 
Brief Arpeggio Solo
I just threw together a few arpeggios here, both so I can test out this lesson builder and so you could possibly get some new ideas or learn more about playing arpeggios.
Classical · Expert · 4228 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 9/17/2003
 
Jason Becker Arp Sweep
Jason Becker Arpeggio Sweep
Metal · Expert · 4081 Hits · 4.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/18/2004
 
Becoming Non-Generic
This lesson will show how to take a different approach when it comes to soloing over a progression. It will give you ideas to not have that generic sound, and creating a different sounding solo, that is impressive.
Experimental · Expert · 4056 Hits · 3.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 12/7/2004
 
Arpeggios By Engel Oded.. ;)
Hm... i was just playing the guitar while look whats happened? i create a perfect arpeggio part! :) created by me! :P DATE: 1.6.2007
Metal · Expert · 3899 Hits · 4.58/5 (12 ratings) · Last modified: 6/1/2007
 
Paganini's 24th Caprice Var V
Paganini continued
Classical · Expert · 3857 Hits · 4.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 9/3/2004
 
Sweep Picking Frenzy
Check out these intersesting fingerings for sweeping. Hey Rance!
Metal · Expert · 3696 Hits · 4.25/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 5/13/2002