Guitar Modes and Scales Lesson – One Pattern To Rule Them Al

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Learn how to play 84 different modes from one movable pattern, The Pattern To Rule Them All (or major scale).
Definitely check out the site for pattern diagram, its simple, really!

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Sooner or later, guitarists in every genre of music begin to wonder about the modes: what they are, how best to learn them and how to use them effectively when improvising. In this edition of In Deep, we’ll take a look at the theoretical basis for the modes and cover a few useful ways to apply a modal approach to soloing over commonly used chord vamps.
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