July 1st, 2013

setlist for September?

We Burned Each Other Out
metaphors for the verses

Verse 2 is actually bridge lyrics?

sandwich A B C B

July 1st, 2013

A Minor Pentatonic
open, 2nd position, 5th, 7th, 10th
all rhythms:

Let it Be Solo
first 2 lines

Wish You Were Here

next week:
new rhythms

July 1st, 2013

checked out:
How to write songs on the guitar

Every Little Thing She Does is Magic

June 28th, 2013

Sweet Child of Mine

White Room

Down Under
learn the intro
play barre chords

ear training

June 28th, 2013

Hal Leonard
#91 Simple Gifts

through Down in the Valley

Minuet in G


Finger Independence Exercise
start at 5th fret
place all fingers on 3rd string
1st finger travels from string 5 to 2, then 6 to 1
2nd finger
3rd finger
4th finger

Finger Independence Exercise 2
start at 5th fret
place all fingers on 3rd string
2nd finger, travels from string 5 , then 1st finger , then to 2, and then 6 to 1

2nd finger
3rd finger
4th finger

Barre Exercise
bring elbow in to your ribs
5th fret, 3rd string
1-2, barre 1-2
1-3, barre 1-3

June 28th, 2013

Horse with no Name
strumming pattern

Good Rid (Time of Your Life)

capo 2nd fret

Boulevard of Broken Dreams

Finger Independence #1

RH Walking

String Crossing ex 2


Hal Leonard
4th String
Songs through Worried Man Blues

3 string review (C major Scale - start on C 5th string)

June 27th, 2013

Swing Guitar

F F#dim Gm7 C7

set metronome up for 70 bpm

beat 1 play first chord
beats 2-4 release and transition to the next chord

next exercise:

beat 1-2 play first chord
beats 3-4 release and transition to the next chord

then set metronome for 80, 90, 100

and, please confirm the other lesson times, thanks!

June 27th, 2013

Back in Black

Smoke on the Water

June 27th, 2013

Guitar Aerobics
Week 2

Mississippi Queen

Wanted Dead or Alive

Picking Velocity


bring Guitar Aerobics book

next :
Let's Stay Together
Maybe I'm Amazed
I'm a Believer

June 26th, 2013

Smashing Pumpkins
guitar aerobics
week 1

rh walking

string crossing ex 2

yellow ledbetter