In my last article we had a great look at the broadly used pentatonic scales utilizing the CAGED appraoch popularized by Bill Edwards, whose series of books are well well worth the invenstment. Check out the Amazon advert under for details. After the pentatonic scales have been discovered and can be utilized instinctively, it’s a logical step to be taught the diatonic scales. The diatonic scales are 7 note patterns that in a sense are extensions of the pentatonic patterns. They require a bit extra work to be taught than the pentatonic scales however are well definitely worth the investment to avoid ‘pentamania’ the place lead guitar starts sounding ‘samey’ and predictable.
For time’s sake, the fingering shapes to the suitable can be referred to as chord form #1 and-beneath it-scale form #1. I will seek advice from them in future paragraphs on this Hub. This is a movable chord … Read more