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How To - Chord Tones For Lead Guitar

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Chord tones are the "secret" to play lead guitar so that you are always landing on strong notes. Learn these triads and arpeggios all over the fretboard, and explore and study how the notes for each fit into the common approach of the minor pentatonic scale or blues scale from the 1 chord (A minor penta or A minor blues scale in this case).

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Rich said...

Great lesson Robert love arpeggios & triads... The Hagstrom sounds delicious too, I did own a Super Swede at one stage but could not get along with it. But I think you are capable of making any guitar sound good.....
Cheers.....

Comment added on October 11, 2014

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New Course - Comping with Triads -

Learn 6 common chord progressions.

NEW - T-Bone Walker Lesson

"You are simply the best teacher on the internet. Always cool, explain things well, and relevant stuff for beginners to advanced players. Even my kids are into your lessons now!"

I was chosen as the 2013 Next Top Guitar Instructor at Truefire!