June 2013


Mastering the Fundamental Modes Across the Entire Fretboard

As a metal player, I have found the study, understanding and incorporation of the modes to be invaluable in regard to all aspects of my playing and, most importantly, in terms of my overall grasp of the manner by which musical structures are formulated across the guitar’s fretboard. I visualize each of the modes on the fretboard in five different, distinct patterns.