- Music Lessons
Performing and recording blues guitarist now accepting students.
Pentatonic and blues scales in all positions, major and minor. Long form, 'composite' scales.
Tons of licks in a graduated, progressively structured system, from easy to intermediate and advanced.
Learn the songs and solos of the masters like Freddie King, Eric Clapton, Otis Rush, Stevie Ray, Jimmy Reed, Duane Allman, Mick Taylor, Hubert Sumlin, Muddy Waters, Jimi Hendrix or your favorite blues player.
Develop your vibrato. Bending from quarter tones, half steps, whole steps, and up. Perfect your intonation. Beef up your sound.
Pull-offs, hammer-ons, double stops, sixths runs and more.
Blues chord voicings and comping styles. Phrasing and fills.
Build up a repertoire of blues standards or blues-based classic rock songs.
Slide guitar and Travis picking ala Mississippi John Hurt also taught.
$40 per hour, $140 for a package of 4 pre-paid lessons. Out Calls also available.