5 Ways To Play Blues Guitar Solos Fast

Serious blues guitar players aren’t really content playing the guitar with the chords given to them. More than ever, they are definitely looking forward to the day that they will be able to have the spotlight to them-or to their music-by going solo. However, what does this mean to you? It means that you can already improvise with the music that you have. Here are the things that you need…

April 21, 2016
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5 Fantastic Methods To Master Guitar Solos – Blues Guitarists

Serious blues guitar players aren’t really content playing the guitar with the chords given to them. More than ever, they are definitely looking forward to the day that they will be able to have the spotlight to them-or to their music-by going solo. However, what does this mean to you? It means that you can already improvise with the music that you have. Here are the things that you need…

April 21, 2016
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Playing The Blues On Piano

Piano is one instrument which can be used in all form of music. Be it classical, western, rock, and pop, gospel or blues. Whatever the music, there is always a piano accompaniment. Some basic knowledge is however needed and one should know the names of the notes on the piano and must have some knowledge in reading music especially treble clef. If you want to play the blues on the…

April 21, 2016
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The Secret Origins of Blues Music

The blues is a kind of music that can be vocal, instrumental (blues guitar) or both. It employs the ‘blue’ notes which are established on a ‘minor pentatonic’ scale most of the time, otherwise known as the blues scale. Blues music was inferred from the African-American communities in the U.S. out of work songs, spiritual songs, field hollers, chants, shouts and elementary ballads that rhymed. A lot of facets of…

April 21, 2016
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The Complete History Of Blues Guitar & Its Origins

The blues is a form of music that can be vocal, instrumental (blues guitar) or both. It uses the ‘blue’ notes which are based on a ‘minor pentatonic’ scale most of the time, otherwise known as the blues scale. Blues music was derived from the African-American communities in the U.S. out of work songs, spiritual songs, field hollers, chants, shouts and simple ballads that rhymed. A lot of aspects of…

April 21, 2016
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What is Memphis Blues Music?

Memphis blues music began in the 1920s with musicians who lived in the Memphis area like Frank Stokes, Sleepy John Estes, Furry Lewis and Memphis Minnie. This style of music was most popular in vaudeville and medicine shows throughout the Memphis, Tennessee area. Beale Street was an area in Memphis where all of the main shows and music were performed. The history of Beale Street has been detailed in many…

April 21, 2016
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