Blues licks major chord position

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Blues Guitar Licks In Every Position

Blues Guitar Licks In Every Position - Use All The Fretboard

Minor and major blues scales are also the first scales that guitarists learn when exploring lead guitar. These two scales provide years of study if you dig into their various fingerings, applications, and melodic variations. In this lesson, you learn how to build major and minor blues scales, apply them to soloing situations, and study classic blues scale licks. Though this scale is relatively easy, and often left behind in place of more complex scales, over time the blues scale becomes like an old friend. Because of this, many players learn this important melodic device and then move onto other scales and modes.

12 Killer Blues Licks You Must Know

In part one , I went through the blues progression, common variations of it, and how to put it together in any key you want. All of these licks will be using the extended box pattern of the A blues scale, which I covered in part 2 of this series. This lick starts with something I really like doing: making a quick run up the scale, followed by a long, dramatic bend. I start off making a run up the Albert King Box segment of the blues scale.
For those willing to pay their dues and play the blues, these licks are a rite of passage and a continuous source of inspiration. They are the foundation on which a solid house of blues is built. Presented here for your edification are 12 classic blues phrases, each with a certified pedigree.