Lesson 1, Topic 1
In Progress

Adding Some Spice


Outline: Continuing on chord fluency, a rhythm pattern will be applied. Actually 2, this will emphasize the importance of transition strength, and will put a sense of urgency on the transition. Also useful rhythm patterns will be taught, one involving just down strokes and then a boom chick- a rhythm will be used.

Techniques/Concepts: Basic Fretting, Tab, Chord Construction, Chord Transitions, Basic Strumming/Rhythm.

Outcome/Goal: With fluidity, the student will be able to play and transition through all of the chords using the rhythm patterns set out in the lesson. Proper timing and good sounding chords must be maintained throughout the entire chord progression. The student should be comfortable playing through the entire 12 barre blues chord progression.