New Course - Comping with Triads -

Learn 6 common chord progressions.
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Simple Blues Chords - Dyads

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Guitar Lesson Overview

This is a great way to play "small chords". They are actually named "Dyads", and you can use them both for rhythm guitar as well as for lead guitar. You can also view them as harmonized 3rds, coming from the Mixolydian mode. It's a cool tool in your shed for playing lead guitar with more variation. Just single note lead playing can get stale. Then you throw in this type of thing!

I have created a 48 bar long practice lesson for how to play this, complete with Soundslice interactive tab, backing track, Tab and Guitar Pro files. It's available for members on my website. Perhaps it's time you join us there?

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