Learn some creative, appealing ways to utilize diatonic thirds.
In this brand-new Joel Hoekstra lesson, take a look at rhythm guitar and the incorporation and understanding of suspended chords.
Learn how to take a fretboard shape for a given note sequence and “octave mirror” it by “previewing” each note an octave higher.
Learn the technically and melodically rewarding three-notes-per-string approach to playing pentatonics in this lesson.
No matter what your skill level or preferred style of music, being aware of the intervallic relationships between notes is going to be useful in many different ways.
Last summer, Slash surprised the kids in the Broadway musical School of Rock when he dropped in during a rehearsal to play Guns N’ Roses’ “Sweet Child O’ Mine” and “Paradise City” with them.
A signature element in baroque classical music is the use of a technique known as pedal point, whereby a note is either held or played repeatedly against other melodic notes.