IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT YOU STUDY THIS SECTION IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE "THEORY I" SECTION, MOVING BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN THE TWO SECTIONS AS NEEDED.
01. Introduction to this Subscription Site
02. Using a Notebook
03. Grip, Strap, Holding the Guitar
03-1 Theory 01 C Major Scale
04. Learning the Notes on the Fretboard
04-1 Learning the Fretboard: 2020 Version
04-2 Ear Training, Part 1
04-3 Ear Training, Part 2
05. String Bending Lecture/Demonstration
05-1 String Bending Technique & Practice
06. C Major Triads: Learn Vertically/Horizontally
06-1 Major Triads + A Blues Demo
06-2 Power Chords + Demos
06-3 Barre Chords + Demos
06-3A The CAGED System
06-4 Triad Arpeggios on Top 4 Strings
06-5 Two-Octave Triad Arpeggio
06-6 Diatonic 2-Octave Arpeggio
Learning the Notes on the Fretboard: 2020 Version. In order to succeed with this lesson, you will need to know the C Major scale. If you are not thoroughly familiar with that scale, please study the Theory 01 video.
Learning the Fretboard: Ear Training Method, Part 1. Develop your ear and strengthen your knowledge of the notes on the fretboard. Guitar: Squier STRAT. BOSS Katana 50 Amp. D’Addario Strings. Pickboy 1 mm TF Signature.
Learn and review Major triads in C, F and D, using the ear-training approach. Play A Blues with triads on Strings 3 2 1. In the A Blues Soloing Demo (with a backing track) at the end of the lesson, Tomo demonstrates how to play triads over a blues progression. He teaches that triads can enhance y...
Learn to play power chords, and practice playing them with two demos by Tomo. Guitar: PRS Silver Sky. Fender Pro Reverb Amps (2). BOSS RC-3 Loop Station with BOSS Katana 50 amp. D’Addario Strings. Pickboy 1 mm TF Signature. BOSS DS-1 pedal.
Learn Major and minor Barre chords by degree, and understand their relationship to triads. Tomo teaches how Barre chords can help you to learn new songs and to create practice exercises that will reinforce your knowledge of triads and improve your soloing. Guitar: PRS Silver Sky. Fender Pro Reve...
CAGED System. Five Popular Chord Shapes in Open (1st) Position. Major Chords: C A G E D and inversions. Play Octaves to Connect Inversions. Guitar: Fender SRV Stratocaster. Fender Musicmaster Bass Amp. D’Addario Strings. Pickboy TF Signature.
Triad Arpeggios on the Top 4 Strings. Learn to play major, minor, diminished and augmented triads on Strings 4 3 2 1. (See the Theory section for more information about minor, diminished and augmented triads.) Guitar: PRS Silver Sky. Fender Pro Reverb (2). D’Addario Strings. Pickboy 1 mm TF Signa...
Play major, minor, diminished and augmented two-octave triad arpeggios. (See the Theory section for more information about minor, diminished and augmented triads.) Reinforce your knowledge of the fretboard and improve your soloing ability over the long term. Guitar: PRS Silver Sky. Fender Pro Rev...
Diatonic 2-Octave Arpeggios: 6th String Root and 5th String Root. Learn these arpeggios by degree and sound, then play Maj7, min7, min7(b5), and Dominant 7 arpeggios in one position, to improve your improvisation. See the Theory section for background information on Diatonic 7th Chords and Diaton...