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Applying arpeggios to guitar solos and fills

Applying Arpeggios to Guitar Solos and Fills

Arpeggios are a great tool to use when soloing over chord changes or adding fills to rhythm sections. However, when and how to apply them can be a little confusing.

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Adapting licks to each scale position

Learn the guitar fretboard by adapting licks to each scale position

One of the easiest ways to learn your way around the fretboard is by applying licks to each scale position. You take something you already know how to play and apply it to the different positions on the fretboard.

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3 notes per string major scale

3 Notes Per String Major Scale Patterns

In previous lessons we’ve learned about the CAGED system for learning guitar chords and scales. Another system that is useful for learning scales is the 3 notes per string system.

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3 Easy Ways to Play Pentatonic Scales Up and Down the Neck

When we first learn the pentatonic scales, it’s typically done position by position. We learn one pattern, then the next, and so on. There’s nothing wrong with this approach, but if we don’t expand on it we’re bound to feel trapped in the “box”.

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