Blair Educational Services

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Guitar and Music Instructionlonesome dave guitar

Below are listings for course documents that I hand out to the students as they progress at their own rate. These are all accompanied by videos that will help the student more clearly understand the content.

If you are not a true beginner then I will evaluate your skills and you will start somewhere down the course listings that we are both comfortable with.

Course Listings:

Beginning Guitar Lesson 1 – Introduction
Beginning Guitar Lesson 2 – Guitar Notation
Beginning Guitar Lesson 3 – Guitar Tuning
Beginning Guitar Lesson 4 – Technique & Basic Equipment
Beginning Guitar Lesson 5 – String and Note Names
Beginning Guitar Lesson 6 – Major Chords (Part 1)
Beginning Guitar Lesson 7 – Major Chords (Part 2)
Beginning Guitar Lesson 8 – Minor Scales
Beginning Guitar Lesson 9 – Minor Chords
Beginning Guitar Lesson 10 – Let’s Play the Blues

Intermediate Guitar Lesson 1 – Introduction
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 2 – Scale Patterns
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 3 – Minor Pentatonic Scale
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 4 – Blues Pentatonic Scale
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 5 – Practice Routines
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 6 – Riffs and Clichés
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 7 – 12-bar Blues Variations
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 8 – Play the Blues
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 9 – The 7 Chord
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 10 – The 9 Chord
Intermediate Guitar Lesson 11 – Let’s Jam

Advanced Guitar Lesson 1 – Introduction
Advanced Guitar Lesson 2 – Connecting scale patterns
Advanced Guitar Lesson 3 – Practicing scales effectively
Advanced Guitar Lesson 4 – Soloing over the 7 and 9 chords
Advanced Guitar Lesson 5 – country-blues patterns
Advanced Guitar Lesson 6 – Let’s Jam
Advanced Guitar Lesson 7 – County Blues Soloing Clichés
Advanced Guitar Lesson 8 – Crossover Patterns