(PRWEB) August 20, 2014
Claude teaches today’s easy blues guitar lick of the day video lesson in the key of A and is playing based in the minor pentatonic scale. Johnson demonstrates how to play the lick as follows; 7th fret of the 3rd string with 3rd finger and slide up to the 8th fret and then back to the 7th and then a pull-off to the 5th fret with first finger and then a hammer-on to the 7th fret of the 4th string with 3rd finger and then back to the 5th fret of the 3rd string and finally a quick legato descending run to the 7th fret of the 4th string with 3rd finger to the 5th fret with first finger to the 7th fret of the 5th string with first finger to the 5th fret of the 4th string with first finger and finally ending on the 7th fret of the 4th string, which is the root note. Johnson continues this easy beginner blues guitar lesson by performing different variations and extensions of the lick. Guitar TAB’s are available for this cool blues guitar lesson at GuitarControl.com.
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.
Claude Johnson, a native of Philadelphia PA, began playing guitar in 1990 after being inspired by players like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. He is the creator of GuitarControl.com and has helped 1000’s of people to learn to play the guitar with his critically acclaimed instructional DVD courses, all available at GuitarControl.com.
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