(PRWEB) May 13, 2014
The Pentatonic Scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave. They can be found all over the world and are the main scale used in the Blues genre.
“This is a great scale when you want to improvise and play solos in the key of E”, says Darville.
Jacques starts off this easy blues guitar lesson by demonstrating how to play the scale as follows; open 6th string to the 3rd fret with 3rd finger, 5th string open to first fret with first finger to 2nd fret with 2nd finger, open 3rd string to 2nd fret with 2nd finger to 3rd fret with 3rd finger, open 2nd string to 3rd fret with 3rd finger, open first string to 3rd fret with 3rd finger. Jacques performs this both ascending and descending.
“Once you have mastered this scale you will be able to play some cool and amazing sounding riffs in the key of E”, says Jacques. Complete guitar TAB’s are available for this easy beginner blues guitar lesson at BluesGuitar.com.
Jacques Darville is Danish born American who specializes in both acoustic and electric blues. Jacques has taught guitar and music for over 16 years. He is a graduate of Oakland University in Detroit Michigan where he earned his B.A. in music/performing arts. Jacques currently resides in Copenhagen Denmark where he teaches guitar to students of all ages, and actively plays with his band, Darville Duo. In addition to having a great deal of recording experience, Jacques has also toured in the USA, Denmark, Holland, Austria and the Philippines, both as a solo artist and with different bands.
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