(PRWEB) July 11, 2014
The country lick that Darrin teaches in this easy video lesson is based in the major pentatonic scale with added passing tones and incorporates the techniques of hammer-on and pull-off’s. Darrin starts off by performing the lick at tempo so you can hear what it should sound like.
Next, Darrin demonstrates the lick as follows; 2nd fret of the 3rd string with first finger and do a pull-off to the open string and follow that with the 4th fret of the 4th string with 3rd finger to the open 3rd string. Next, 4th fret of the 4th string with 3rd finger and pull-off to the 2nd fret with first finger and then pull-off to the open string.
Next is open with 5th string and then hammer-on to the 3rd fret with 2nd finger and 4th fret with 3rd finger to the open 4th string. Next is 3rd fret of the 5th string with 2nd finger and pull-off to the 2nd fret with first finger and then to the open string. And finally, open 6th string to the 3rd fret with 2nd finger and bend up one whole step and end the lick with an open A major chord. Guitar TAB’s are available for this easy country guitar lick at GuitarControl.com.
A Pentatonic Scale is a musical scale with five notes per octave and is very common and found all over the world.
Brad Paisley is an American singer and song writer from Glen Dale West Virginia. He has scored over 32 top 10 singles in the US and sold over 12 million albums. Paisley has won three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, and two American Music Awards and has become a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Darrin Goodman, a native of Ogden Utah, began playing guitar at the age of 12 after hearing KISS at an earlier age. Darrin has been a local finalist for the King of the Blues contest and is the lead guitarist of international recording artist Sonic Prophecy who has performed with artists such as Accept, Sabaton Cinderella and Ratt. Darrin has been teaching private lessons to 30 to 60 students a week from his home studio since 1987.
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