January 13th, 2011

good times bad times
use the loops

January 13th, 2011


Over the hills and far away

for the december 16th!

C Major

Ninth Chords!
bring books:

Guitar Aerobics

Guitar Grimoire


checked out:
Line 6 DL4

January 13th, 2011

Hey Jude

Eleanor Rigby

January 13th, 2011

buy a capo

boulevard of broken dreams
capo at 1st fret

soul sister
capo at 4th fret


Wake Me Up When September Ends

January 13th, 2011

for the album:
Streets of Philadephia
Comfortably Numb
The Day Before you came

Have a Cigar
Sultans of Swings
Learning to Fly

recital in March:
Learning to Fly

send me the backing track for Sultans of Swing
send me the link for Justin Sandercoe
so we can start working on it for Jan 6th

next time:
Speed Mechanincs for Lead Guitar
bring the book!
go on to the next exerecise

send me backing track for learning to fly

before "Harry doesn't mind"
after "Harry doesn't mind"
tone on last note of main riff "Sultans of Swing"

January 13th, 2011

pumping nylon Guiliani arpeggios
play loud
follow through
open strings, rest LH

Sor op. 60 #7
60 for eighth note
write in dynamics loud/soft

sor op 60 #11

C Major Scale
5th Position
use "i-m-i-m"

p 114
bourree by de visee
80 = quarter
practice in small pieces

use reverse guitar support position

January 13th, 2011

Here Comes the Sun
Chords and riffs
and sing!

C Major
seventh chords
practice progressions 1-3

for the december 16th recital!

Forbidden Games

Viva la Vida
basic down up strum

camp tawonga:

World's Greatest

In My Life

next time:
barre chords

Rolling Stones,
Under my thumb
Paint it Black

Sunshine of Your Love

White Room

There She Goes

Hey Bulldog

January 12th, 2011

C Major Scale
1 octave
2nd Postion


Read And I Love Her in 2nd position

I Should Have Known Better


January 12th, 2011

Billie Jean
up 3 half steps from original recording
Drop D
play bass riff 4x
bass riff 4x over pizz violin chords
shorten chords - staccato
PreChorus - strum chord on downbeat and let ring for the rest of measure
verse 2 - chords
recital Dec 16th

Beat it

down 4 half steps from recording
alternate chords

Wanna be startin something

January 12th, 2011

Back in Black
learn the rest of the solo
use riffs
recital in March?


my iron lung

Stairway to Heaven

get super light gauge strings