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QuickStart Chord Progressions, Blues Play-along Tracks

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by Curt Sheller, Curt Sheller Publications

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Four premium practice play-along tracks for mastering and exploring the Blues scale. Suitable for any instrument.

The Minor Pentatonic or Blues Scale

The Blues scale is the most commonly used lead scale in Rock and Blues. Blues influenced jazz players also use this scale effectively.

The Blues scale consists of the following intervals (based on a major scale). Root, b3, 4, 5, b7 and octave. A common chromatic passing tone can be played between the 4th and 5th of the scale.

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QuickStart Progressions Blues Track 1 - Shuffle, Play-along Track

A Blues play-along track for exploring the Blues scale from the QuickStart Scale and Arpeggio series of books. This is a standard I IV V 12 bar blues progression in the key of A using A7, D7 and E7.

QuickStart Progressions Blues Track 2 - 12-8, Play-long Track

Am Blues play-along track for exploring the Blues scale from the QuickStart Scale and Arpeggio series of books. This is a standard 12 bar blues progression in the key of Am using Am, Dm, Fmaj7 and E7.

QuickStart Progressions Blues Track 3 - Light Rock, Play-long Track

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QuickStart Progressions Blues Track 4 - Rock

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Just browsing over both books, they look fantastic! I'm a guitarist and uke player for over 25 years and was thinking about writing a ukulele book but you've already written what I think are the best, most comprehensive and thorough books I've ever seen for the instrument. I just might end up buying every book you've written and I'll be giving my highest recommendation for your books to my friends and students. Thank you so much for taking the time to write such great books!Peter Rhee

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