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Postings - June 2012:
No Theory Whatsoever | Using the Melodic Minor Scale | Funky Guitar String Popping | Modal Harmony Shifting | The Aeolian Dominant Scale |

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June 29, 2012:
The Aeolian Dominant Scale

The scale of Aeolian Dominant, (also sometimes called; Hindu, Aeolian #3rd, or Mixolydian b6), can be used to create some fantastic chord progressions and melodies. Watch the video lesson to find out more and Download the FREE MP3 JamTrack and PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

GUITAR THEORY: The Aeolian Dominant Scale

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June 22, 2012:
Modal Harmony Shifting

To understand harmony that does not fit a set of diatonic chords in a key, we need to understand how chords are linked to any given key to begin with. By learning to notice out of context harmony we can eventually learn how to play over that harmony shift. Watch the video lesson to find out more and Download the FREE MP3 JamTrack and PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

MUSIC THEORY: Modal Harmony Shifting

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June 15, 2012:
Funky Guitar String Popping

Bass guitar isn't the only one that can create cool funky popping string-slappin sounds! The guitar can also produce this killer effect through hybrid picking and pinching of the strings. Watch the video lesson to find out more and Download the FREE MP3 JamTrack and PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

GUITAR TECHNIQUE: Funky Guitar String Popping

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June 08, 2012:
Using the Melodic Minor Scale

Melodic Minor (also known as Jazz Minor) can often be awkward to invent chord progressions and melodies with. In the video I offer several tips for applying the scale with success. Watch the video lesson to find out more and Download the FREE MP3 JamTrack and PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

GUITAR THEORY: Using the Melodic Minor Scale

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June 01, 2012:
No Theory Whatsoever

On the road to learning all there is to know about music theory students can actually suffer from their lack of knowledge. This can become a major issue when composing. Watch the video lesson to find out more and Download the FREE MP3 JamTrack and PDF lesson handout for the practice examples.

SONGWRITING: No Theory Whatsoever

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