One question that I have been asked over the years is, “How does the minor scale work?” This month I start with a presentation on the minor scale. I’ll show you how the minor scale works and how it relates to the major scale.
When we’re done we’ll open the discussion to all your guitar learning questions.
[01:24] What makes minor scales minor?
[11:18] Any advice for someone who has trouble getting the 3rd and 4th fingers on the left hand to work together?
[15:10] For the palm mute, do I strum all the strings after I put my palm across the strings?
[18:35] Tips for holding and playing the guitar with a larger gut.
[21:47] Can you demonstrate a basic Blues strum that you could use for old school Blues?
[27:47] What are your thoughts on practicing with a drum machine? Also, when do you start introducing a drum machine for practice?
[29:45] What is the best way to learn the basic and intermediate fingerstyle of a song?
[33:36] Do you have any tips to develop confidence in ear training and find chords perfectly?
[37:32] What are the intervals in the major scale?
[40:36] How do I select a good acoustic guitar?