Blues Guitar Lessons

Blues Guitar LessonsBeginner

  • 12 Bar Blues Structure
  • Pentatonic Scales
  • Blues Scales
  • Blues Phrasing
  • Blues Rhythm Guitar
  • Introduction To Blues Leads
  • Introduction To Blues Repertoire (B.B King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Albert King, Etc)
  • Turnarounds
  • Introduction To Classic Blues Solos
  • Development Of Blues Styles (Texas, Chicago, Delta, Gospel, Acoustic, Etc)


  • Expansion Of Dominant 7th Chords
  • Combining Major And Minor Pentatonic Scales
  • Rhythmic Styles (12/8, Shuffle, Straight, Etc)
  • Introduction To Transcribing (Ear Training)
  • Precision And Intonation (Bending, Vibrato, Hammer-On, Pull Offs, Slides)
  • Development Of Improvisational Skills
  • Targeting Of Chord Tones (Arpeggios)
  • Influence Of Blues On Other Guitar Styles (Rock, Folk, Country, Metal)
  • Ensemble Blues Playing
  • Call/Response Technique


  • Slide Blues And Open Tunings Associated With Slide Guitar Playing
  • Acoustic Fingerstyle Blues Playing
  • Chord Voicings And Inversions
  • Introduction To Jazz Blues
  • Introduction To Mixolydian Mode
  • Guide Tones
  • Minor 7th Substitutions On Dominant 7th Chords
  • Learning Solos From Other Instruments
  • Playing In The Pocket (Rushing/Dragging/Locking In)
  • Walking Bass Lines And Comping

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