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QuickStart Chord Progressions, Blues Play-along Tracks

Premium Blues practice play-along tracks for mastering and exploring improvisation.

PUBLISHED: May 6, 2012 UPDATED: May 6, 2012VIEWS: 31 • LESSON CODE: MLQS1CD60a

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QuickStart Chord Progressions, Blues Play-along Tracks

<p>Four premium practice play-along tracks for mastering and exploring the <strong>Blues</strong> scale. Suitable for any instrument.</p> <h6>The Minor Pentatonic or Blues Scale</h6> <p>The Blues scale is the most commonly used lead scale in Rock and Blues. Blues influenced jazz players also use this scale effectively.</p> <p>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.</p>

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The six essential scales are: Blues Major Pentatonic Mixolydian Dorian Aeolian and Ionian From the six essential scales, you can get through a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music. A scale is simply a collection of pitches or notes, not really a "this is a Jazz scale", "this is a Blues" or "this is a Rock scale". It's how a scale is used that really matters not its name.

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QuickStart Chord Progressions, Mixolydian Play-along Tracks • Updated: May 6, 2012

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QuickStart Chord Progressions, Aeolian Play-along Tracks • Updated: May 6, 2012

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The QUICKSTART Rhythm Section CD contains 24 unique styles designed for contemporary lead guitar. Each track is devoted to a scale covered in the QUICKSTART Scale Fingerings for Lead Guitar. There are four background tracks for each scale featuring the chords of the scale. These tracks give you the opportunity to explore the sound of each scale in a lead guitar setting.

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Explore creating solo, leads, and improvisation with this Blues play-along track in the common "Key of A." Great for exploring the Blues scale fingerings from the "QuickStart Scale and Arpeggio Series" of books. A standard I IV V 12 bar blues progression in the key of A using A7, D7, and E7 chords.

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