Diads for Dominant 7 Blues

Diads for Dominant 7 Blues

When playing a 12 bar blues progression using dominant 7 chords (e.g. A7 (I), D7 (IV), E7 (V)), guitarists often use a single minor pentatonic scale over the progression. However some of  the chord tones for the IV and V chords do not always fall within the scale chosen. Extra colour can be gained by […]

The BB King “Blues Box”

The BB King “Blues Box”

An intermediate lesson outlining the BB KIng Blues box – sophisticated blues soloing! With YouTube backing tracks.

Rock and Roll Rhythms

Rock and Roll Rhythms

Using 5 chords and the associated 6th and 7th to play rock and roll and blues.