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Postings - August 2011:
Analyzing 11th & 13th Chord Extensions | Beginner's Guide to Funky Motown Rhythms | Composing Smooth Simple Melody Out of Key Chord Changes in Jazz Fusion | 1950's Early American Rock 'N Roll | Contemporary Electric Guitar Music | Moving Licks Chromatically |

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August 30, 2011:
Moving Licks Chromatically

Chromatic lines aren't just for an elite group of jazz musicians. Pop, rock and blues players also apply them with success. Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

Moving Licks Chromatically

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August 26, 2011:
Contemporary Electric Guitar Music

Songwriting in the Contemporary style is often called, accessible, melodic and fluid. Learn how you can achieve this sound. Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

Contemporary Electric Guitar Music

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August 23, 2011:
1950's Early American Rock 'N Roll

Often called the founding sound of rock... players like Chuck Berry blazed the way for modern rock music! Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

1950's Early American Rock 'N Roll

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August 19, 2011:
Out of Key Chord Changes in Jazz Fusion

When chords appear that function out of key, the more options you have to be able to hit the good notes, the better! Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

Out of Key Chord Changes in Jazz Fusion

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August 16, 2011:
Composing Smooth Simple Melody

Composing melodies in the instrumental style requires a balance of theory and a lyrical touch. Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

Composing Smooth Simple Melody

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August 05, 2011:
Beginner's Guide to Funky Motown Rhythms

The high studio production of Motown music allows for the use of many layered guitar parts. Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout and MP3 JamTrack for the practice examples.

Beginner's Guide to Funky Motown Rhythms

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August 02, 2011:
Analyzing 11th & 13th Chord Extensions

Playing the 6th or the 4th up an octave from the tonic will produce super cool 11th's and 13th's. Watch the video lesson to find out more, and Download the FREE PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

Analyzing 11th & 13th Chord Extensions

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