50 Guitar Hacks: For the Thinking Man's Guitarist by Graham Tippett

50 Guitar Hacks: For the Thinking Man's Guitarist

byGraham Tippett

Kobo ebook | January 20, 2016

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Guitar Hacks are clever ways to do things on guitar. These hacks are based on 20 years of hindsight so that you can get to where you want to be with your playing quicker, and more efficiently, whatever your current level. Here's exactly what you'll get an insight into in this eBook:

  1. How to Remember Chords in the Beginning
  2. How to Learn 3NPS Scales in order to Improvise
  3. How to Learn More Chords without Learning More Shapes
  4. Modes: What to do first
  5. How to Make Music from Scales
  6. How to Learn any Technique to Perfection
  7. How to Write Using the Modes
  8. Don’t Be Scared Off by Long Chord Names
  9. How to Make Your Solos Sound Better Overnight
  10. Modes: The Thing That’s Stopping You from Understanding Them
  11. How to Play Outside the Key and Sound Cool
  12. How to Play like Your Idols without Learning their Licks
  13. How to Get Better: The Four Levels of Awareness
  14. How to Write Great Stuff
  15. How to Get a Great Tone
  16. How to Write a Great Guitar Riff
  17. 3 Essential Ingredients for a Productive Practice Session
  18. How to Choose a Guitar Book
  19. How to Design an Effective Practice Routine
  20. How to Break Out of Scale Patterns
  21. When to Use Alternate and Economy Picking
  22. Find Your Path of Least Resistance
  23. How to Make the Most of Altered Tunings
  24. How Long Does It Take to Get Good?
  25. How to Make Your Own Songbook
  26. How to Start Improvising on Jazz Tunes
  27. Make Sure You Know What You’re Learning
  28. The Absolute Fastest Way to Improve Your Guitar Playing
  29. Avoid the CAGED System… Or Hack it!
  30. Are You Really a Visual Learner?
  31. Learn How to Build a Solo
  32. How to Instantly Improve Your Blues Guitar Soloing
  33. How to Invent Your Own Guitar Chords
  34. How to Learn the Notes on the Neck without Dying of Boredom
  35. How to Hack Scale Patterns for the Melodic and Harmonic Minor Modes
  36. Blues Guitar: You’re Trying Way Too Hard
  37. How to Hack a Guitar Solo and Make It Yours
  38. How to Use YouTube to Actually Learn Something
  39. Why How It Sounds is Always More Important than How It’s Done
  40. Use Your Pinky Right from the Start
  41. How to Bend a String Properly
  42. Use Your Guitar’s Volume Control
  43. The Heavy Gauge Strings Fatter Tone Myth
  44. The One Thing You Should Fatten Up
  45. Throw Away Your Metronome
  46. Songwriting: Don’t Try to Reinvent the Wheel
  47. The Quick and Dirty Way to Learn Arpeggios
  48. The Best Kind of Warm-up Exercises
  49. Work on One Thing
  50. How to Learn Music Theory

I had a lot of fun putting this book together, I hope you get the same enjoyment, and insight, out of reading it!

Title:50 Guitar Hacks: For the Thinking Man's GuitaristFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:January 20, 2016Publisher:Unlock the GuitarLanguage:English

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