Category Archives: Legato

Paul Gilbert String Skipping Sequence #1

Technique: String Skipping Difficulty: Intermediate Lesson Name: Paul Gilbert String Skipping Sequence String-skipping is exactly what it sounds like- the act of jumping, or ”skipping” over string(s); from one note on one string to another on a nonconsecutive string. This … Continue reading

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Introduction to Hammerons and Pulloffs Pt.2

Technique: Legato Difficulty: Beginner Lesson Name: Hammerons Pulloffs Pt.2 In the previous lesson, you learned how go up and down a 2 note-per-string pentatonic scale pattern using hammerons and pulloffs. In this lesson, you will learn how to use the … Continue reading

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Octave Tapping and Double Tapping

Technique: Tapping Difficulty: Intermediate-Advanced Lesson name: Octave Tapping and Double Tapping By shifting positions while tapping, you can play a sequence of notes in different octaves and extend the range of your licks. The following exercise will require the index … Continue reading

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Introduction to Tapping Pt.2

Technique: Tapping Difficulty: Intermediate Lesson Name: Introduction to Tapping Pt.2 In Part 1 you learned the techniques involved in tapping and learned how to do 1-hand and 2-hand tapping. In this lesson, we will explore further into the use of … Continue reading

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