Bryan teaches his methods for visualizing and moving around the fingerboard smoothly and comfortably as you expand into new territory up the neck.
- We've talked about three-chord Bluegrass songs.…And we've got three chord shapes…that we're learning to move up and down the neck.…A quick review.…(guitar chords)…And kind of like we've done in other levels,…we're gonna look at some scale forms now…and how they sort of apply directly to those forms.…And this is directly how I approach the finger board…when I'm soloing or playing melodies up and down the neck.…This is a lotta what I base my thought on.…And starting with this form here, the F form.…
(guitar chord)…A scale form that I look to sort of spell,…that helps spell that chord form out,…basically looking at the notes that are used…and not quite the fingering.…(guitar scales)…So most of these chord forms, again,…are sort of launching pads, ways to think about…shapes built around these.…Again, this is the way I think about the finger board.…And so, we've looked at this chord shape…and the scale shape that kind of accompanies the...…
(guitar scales)…That helps spell that out.…And again, it's based on the G.…Because that's the F shape there,…
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- Intermediate bluegrass guitar techniques
- Intermediate fretting
- Hammer-ons and pull-offs in G, C, and D
- Intermediate rhythm exercises
- Playing intermediate bluegrass tunes
- Opening up the fretboard with expanded scales and chord exercises
Skill Level Beginner
1. Intermediate Right and Left Hand Technique
2. Intermediate Rhythm and Concepts
3. Intermediate Bluegrass Tunes 1
4. Expanded Scales to Open Up the Fretboard
5. Fretboard Expansion Exercises
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