Confused about guitar scales? Knowing how to play scales and knowing how to use them are two different things. Seeing shapes outlined on the fretboard is useful, but it doesn’t help us understand what to do with them! This is a common frustration with many scale books for guitar. What’s the point of learning all this information if we’re unable to make something musical out of it?
Learn Your Guitar Scales provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental patterns that underpin everything we do on guitar. Beyond simply demonstrating what these shapes look like, this book explores the sound, structure, and common uses of each pattern in context. This guide also offers various tips and exercises for applying this information practically. Insightful and easy to understand, this is a must-have handbook for any guitar player wanting to make sense of how it all fits together!
WHY YOU’LL LOVE THIS BOOK: • Gain a clear, no-nonsense overview of how key musical concepts relate to the fretboard. • Learn the core elements in lead playing that form the bulk of creative vocabulary on guitar. • Discover not only what scale patterns look like, but how to learn, practice, and apply them. • Develop an extensive framework for navigating the fretboard and improving your improvisation skills.
BOOK BONUS: This book comes complete with free online bonus material. We’ve compiled this online companion course to enhance your reading experience. Extras include audio examples, backing tracks, bonus downloads, and more!
If you like easy-to-follow lessons, pro playing tips, and jam-packed value, then you’ll love learning from this international bestselling instructor.
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