Tag Archives: Modes
In the last lesson, I introduced the note wheel and showed you how it can be used to label all the notes on the guitar. Now I want to show you how something called “intervals” relate to the note wheel to create what I call the “Musical Compass” Intervals are kind of like the inch markers on a ruler. They allow you to measure the distance between notes.

SMG Guitar Lesson #5: The Musical Compass

In the last lesson, I introduced the note wheel and showed you how it can be used to label all the notes on the guitar. Now I want to show you how something called “intervals” relate to the note wheel to create what I call the “Musical Compass” Intervals are kind of like the inch […]

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I could go on for days about modal theory but this article is more about fun and giving you a taste of what modes sound like and how to play them....

Play Any Mode In Any Key – Easily!

I could go on for days about modal theory but this article is more about fun and giving you a taste of what modes sound like and how to play them….

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How does one begin to learn the entire fretboard? This is one of the most common questions posed by students learning the guitar and also one of the first things a good guitar instructor will tell you....

Relative Modes: Using the Modes to Learn the Entire Fretboard, Part 1

How does one begin to learn the entire fretboard? This is one of the most common questions posed by students learning the guitar and also one of the first things a good guitar instructor will tell you….

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Today we'll be talking about practicing, what I like to do is practice scales & modes.

I Can’t Believe We’re Talking About (Guitar) Practice!

Today we’ll be talking about practicing, what I like to do is practice scales & modes.

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