GCH Guitar Academy, how to play guitar scales

how to play guitar scales


Guitar scales are essential for learning to improvise, play guitar solos, understanding guitar theory and for writing guitar music and none guitar music. You might have noticed that there are 2 main sets of scales, the modal scales or classical scales and the Blues scales. The names of the scales are a bit missleading in that both sets of scales are used in all styles of music and quite often are used together and therefore it is a good idea to learn both sets of guitar scales if you want to fully understand guitar music.


All the positions of A bues scales


How to play the blues scales


Blues scale positions practice videos


classical scales or modes


How to play the modal scales (classical scales)


Modal scale practice videos


How to improvise on the modes


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