With this comprehensive Blues course designed by renowned guitarist JohnMcCarthy, you will develop an understanding of general guitar basics an d a solid foundation for playing the Blues. Learn essential Blues chords, scales and lead techniques like string bending, vibrato and hammer-ons, pull-offs. John shows you full blues scales with tri-tones, the B.B. Box and how to construct a 12 bar blues progression. He challenges you tolearn complete blues solos, riffs and syncopated rhythm progressions. Learn the talk back effect, expansion on a main theme and how to fuse Jazz into Blues music. Master techniques such as rakes, pick & finger and advanced bending. John shows you Blues endings, turnarounds, melodic Blues, the circle of fourths, slide techniques and many Blues rhythms that you will learn to play with full band backing tracks.
Each Rock House product includes free lifetime membership to Rock House's online lesson support system. Enhance your learning experience, links with instructors, download backing tracks, access message boards, and much more. You'll connect with a community of musicians around the world learning to play music using The Rock House Method.