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Learn to master the major scale

 
Learn how to master the major scale in this course with guitar teacher JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem) and theory teacher Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston). As the building block of all music, it is essential to be really comfortable with the major scale. These guitar exercises will help you achieve just that, teaching you how to use it in musical, expressive ways that will keep it fresh for you and your audience! As always, the exercises and songs in here will introduce new ideas and resources, while cementing what you've learned so far.Music School Online offers individual, on demand guitar lessons and guitar courses for you to learn how to play the guitar at your own pace, any time, anywhere.
 
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Duration: 00:10:58
Learn the fundamentals of music theory continuing with the concept of triads, or three note chords. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) begins by explaining what a chord is and then shows how the triad is a specific type of chord when the root, or first degree of the scale, the third degree and the fifth degree are played together in unison. This music theory lesson is one of many designed to provide you with music education pertaining to pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want at Music School Online (MSO).
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:08:11
Learn to play the song "Domino" by Jessie J on guitar. Your instructor, JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem), teaches you this fun, funky guitar line to this catchy pop tune. This particular song relies on playing partial chords to get the right tones. This is an advanced level guitar lesson.Be sure to check out our other on demand video tutorials for all levels here at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play the guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:04:54
Learn how to create and play diatonic thirds, or triads, using the C Major scale. JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem) teaches you this technique to improve the speed of your guitar chord changes to help you create melodic runs.This guitar lesson is part of the guitar toolkit for the intermediate level guitar player and is just one of many available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want. 
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:09:55
JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem) teaches you how to play "Redemption Song" by Bob Marley in this online guitar lesson. This is a beginner level lesson with some basic guitar chords, but has some new playing techniques like hammer ons.This video tutorial is just one of many available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want. 
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:04:36
JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem) demonstrates a four note run guitar exercise based upon the major scale. Four note runs help to open your ears to different melodies, to improve finger dexterity with your left hand and to increase your speed on your right hand when alternate picking.This guitar lesson is part of the guitar toolkit for the intermediate level guitar player and is just one of many available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:05:56
JJ Boogie (Arrested Development, Eminem) shows you an arpeggio exercise to build finger dexterity, unlock melodic ideas, and develop coordination between the left and right hands.This guitar lesson is part of the guitar toolkit for the intermediate level guitar player and is just one of many available at Music School Online utilizing current popular songs and iconic classics to teach aspiring and seasoned musicians in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play guitar at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 
 
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