Lessons 1 - 12

Lessons 1 - 12

01. Introduction to this Subscription Site.
02. Lecture on Using a Notebook.
03. Grip, String Bending, Holding the Guitar.
04. Learning the Notes on the Fretboard.
05. String Bending: Lecture and Demonstration.
06. C Major Triads. Learn Vertically and Horizontally.
07. Apply Triads: VI IV I V. Practice with a Backing Track.
08. How to Change Strings.
09. Triads & Playing Bb Blues.
10. Triads & Melody: Twinkle.
11. R 3 7 Chords. Muting Technique. A Blues. Bb Blues. Practice with a Metronome.
12. Amp Settings. Practice 3 Things Daily: Chromatic Scales, Triads, R 3 7 Swing Groove.

Lessons 1 - 12
  • TF Lesson 001

    Introduction to this subscription series.

  • TF Lesson 002

    Learning strategy: use a notebook.

  • TF Lesson 003

    Lecture and Demonstration: Grip, Bending, and the Importance of Using a Strap.

  • TF Lesson 004

    Learning the Notes on the Fretboard.

  • TF Lesson 005

    String Bending, Blues Style, with reference to the music of B.B. King. Exercises with a focus on pitch to improve your technique.

  • TF Lesson 006

    Triads. Learning C Major triads, including inversions, horizontally and vertically on the fret board.

  • TF Lesson 007

    Applying triads in music, using a VI IV I V progression in G Major. How to practice and make your own backing tracks with BOSS RC-1 Loop Station.

  • TF Lesson 008

    How to change strings. Tomo also recommends various strings for guitar players to try.

  • TF Lesson 009

    From Triads to Bb Blues.

  • TF Lesson 010

    Choosing the right inversions of triads to play a melody: Twinkle Twinkle.

  • TF Lesson 011

    Learn R 3 7 Chords: Muting Technique, Playing A Blues, Playing Bb Blues, Practicing with a Metronome. Guitar: 1965 Fender Stratocaster. Amp: Nolatone Club Master.

  • TF Lesson 012

    Three things to practice daily: chromatic scales, triads and playing R 3 7 groove with a metronome. Also: setting up your amp to get the most out of your practice time. This lesson features a classic Fender 1965 Stratocaster and a Nolatone Club Master amp.