 # Intermediate

Overview of the Circle of 5ths – Lesson 37

In this lesson we introduce you to the “Circle of Fifths” and explain its functions and importance.

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Introduction to Crossover Picking – Lesson 38

In this video we explain inside and outside crossover picking.

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Introduction to Alternate Picking – Lesson 39

In this lesson we discuss the basics of alternate picking.

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Alternate Picking Exercises 1 & 2 – Lesson 40

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Alternate Picking Exercise 3 – Lesson 41

In this lesson we show you how our favorite alternate picking lick in Dm

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Learning The Fretboard – Lesson 42

In this lesson we show you a couple of exercises that will help you master the fretboard.

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Introduction to Bending Strings – Lesson 43

In this lesson we introduce you to basic string bending & vibrato.

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String Skipping Exercises – Lesson 44

In this lesson we go over basic string skipping techniques.

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Introduction to Tapping – Lesson 45

In this lesson we go over basic finger-tapping techniques.

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Introduction to Hammer Ons & Pull Offs – Lesson 46

In this lesson we show you how to play hammer-ons and pull-offs.

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Introduction to Pinch Harmonics – Lesson 47

n this lesson we teach you how to play “pinch harmonics” with precision and ease.

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Introduction to Building Chords – Lesson 48

In this lesson we teach you how to construct chords.

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Building More Complicated Chords – Lesson 49

In this lesson we show you how to construct more complicated “extended” chords.

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Arpeggios in a Single Position – Lesson 50

In this lesson we teach you how to play arpeggios from a single chord family in one position.

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Extended Arpeggios in a Single Postion – Lesson 51

In this lesson we show you how to play more complex arpeggios in a single position.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – First Position – Lesson 52

In this lesson we go over the first scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Second Position – Lesson 53

In this lesson we go over the second scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Third Position – Lesson 54

In this lesson we go over the second scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Fourth Position – Lesson 55

In this lesson we go over the fourth scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Fifth Position – Lesson 56

In this lesson we go over the fifth scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Sixth Position – Lesson 57

In this lesson we go over the sixth scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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The Seven Positions of a Major Scale – Seventh Position – Lesson 58

In this lesson we go over the seventh scale position of the Major scale – 3 notes per string.

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Overview of the “Modes” – Lesson 59

In this lesson we explain the “Modes” and how they differ from the seven positions of the Major scale.

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The Ionian Mode – Lesson 60

In this lesson, we go over the “Ionian” scale – its scale construction and related chords.

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The Dorian Mode – Lesson 61

In this lesson we go over the Dorian mode – it’s scale construction and related chords.

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The Phrygian Mode – Lesson 62

In this lesson we go over the Phrygian mode – it’s scale construction and related chords.

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The Lydian Mode – Lesson 63

In this lesson we go over the Lydian mode – it’s scale construction and related chords.

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The Mixolydian Mode – Lesson 64

In this lesson we go over the Mixolydian mode – its scale construction and related chords.

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The Aeolian Mode – Lesson 65

In this lesson we go over the Aeolian mode – its scale construction and related chords.

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The Locrian Mode – Lesson 66

In this lesson we go over the Locrian mode – its scale construction and related chords.

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Introduction to The Blues Scale – Lesson 67

In this lesson we introduce the Blues scale and explain how it differs from the Pentatonic scale and its application.

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Introduction to the 12 Bar Blues – Lesson 68

In this lesson we go over the 12 bar blues and some variations.

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Overview of the Pentatonic 3-2 Solo Pattern – Lesson 69

In this lesson we spread the Pentatonic scale out over the length of the fretboard.

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Overview of the Pentatonic 2-3 Solo Pattern – Lesson 70

In this lesson we spread the Pentatonic scale out over the entire fretboard.

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Introduction to the Chromatic Scale – Lesson 71

In this lesson we explain the chromatic scale and its uses.

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Introduction to the Diminished Scale – Lesson 72

In this lesson we give you an overview of the diminished scale and its applications. The diminished scale plays over diminished chords as well as V chords. The backing track is ii-V-i in C minor. (Dm7b5 – G7b9* – Cm) *Note – To find the...

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