Announcement: New Lead Guitar Lesson is Now Available

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The online musical instruction company called Guitar Control has just added another complimentary clip to their video vault that is actually a lead guitar lesson involving string skipping arpeggios.

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Guitar Control is at it again with this their most recent installment of informative online guitar lessons which teaches a couple of exercises that entail a string skipping technique.

Guitar Control is at it again with this their most recent installment of informative online guitar lessons which teaches a couple of exercises that entail a string skipping technique. The adept teacher in this 2 minute clip is Alejandra and this is her 5th tutorial with the company. Furthermore, she hails from Argentina and is highly skilled with the six-string as well as the seven, the latter of which she uses in this lesson.

Even though this video is short in length, it should contain enough information to keep one busy for a little longer than that, as these string skipping exercises could be ideal for some guitarists to add to their practice routine. Not only can these string skipping licks help to improve essential abilities such as speed, coordination, and flexibility, but since she shows arpeggios across the fretboard, this should also lead to an increase in overall musical knowledge.

Although she’s playing a seven-string guitar in this clip, the lesson is still relevant and useful for six-stringers, as they can simply disregard the extra string. The arpeggios that she demonstrates are in the C major tonality and with these types of exercises; the point is to begin by playing slowly while gradually picking up speed, which is why a metronome might come in handy. In addition, string skipping tabs are included for further assistance.

Today, due to companies like Guitar Control and their free online lessons along with their relatively inexpensive DVDs, there is now a reasonable and realistic way for nearly anyone to learn how to play the guitar. So, whether someone wants to go far playing lead guitar, shred guitar, or practically any other kind, they’re likely to find something worthwhile for their particular skill level or musical style within this company’s stockpile of lessons.

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