An introduction to the relative majors and minors—the key to songwriting and improvising.
Get acquainted with the minor and major blues scales: how to identify the ‘blue notes,’ how they are linked to the pentatonic scales, and simple box patterns.
Learn all about major and minor pentatonic scales: how to identify their notes, how to play them, and easy ‘box patterns’ to remember.
How to deploy CAGED and our PIRII technique to add variation to the I-IV-V and I-vi chord progressions.
With our ‘PIRII’ system, you’ll be able to unlock all the basic major and minor chords along the fretboard in a snap.
How chords color their progressions, and four iconic examples from pop music.
Dress up your playing style with hammer-ons, slides, bends and other fundamental fretboard techniques.
Finger exercises, the ‘right’ ways to grasp a guitar neck, and other basic techniques new players shouldn’t gloss over.
By understanding the patterns behind this common chord progression, you can play them in other keys, or create your very own ones.