Exploring the Keys of C, D and G
Play along with Happy and Artie Traum as they continue their excursion into blues jamming and improvisation. Like their previous lesson, this one is filled with good songs, sage advice, important tips and fascinating insights into blues guitar techniques.
Each key on the guitar lends itself to distinct licks, chord positions, turnarounds and bass patterns. Happy and Artie make learning fun as they move from E and A (on Video 1) to blues in C, D and G. Novices as well as more accomplished players will get a solid feel for jamming in these keys while developing fresh insights, new skills and a better understanding of the guitar fretboard.
You'll learn to play Country Boy Blues, Take It Slow and Easy, Keep on Truckin' Mama, Relax Your Mind, The Blues Ain't Nothin', Move to Kansas City and Step It Up and Go, trying out your chords and lead solos against the instructors' solid rhythmic backup. This easy-going and accessible lesson is sure to put you on a solid path to blues proficiency.