Sam Bell's Pentatonic Workout Part 1

Guitars Lessons by Sam Bell

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Sam Bell's Pentatonic Workout Part 1: Elevate Your Guitar Skills

Delve into the essence of guitar mastery with Sam Bell's Pentatonic Workout Part 1, a course meticulously crafted to revolutionize your approach to the guitar. This in-depth program focuses on the Pentatonic scale, spread across all 5 shapes, and delves into the nuanced world of note sequences, including 4, 5, 6, and 7 note patterns. Designed for those passionate about enhancing their guitar prowess, this course serves as the ultimate guide to unlocking the full potential of the Pentatonic scale and beyond. This course is taught by Sam Bell.

Guitar Lesson Overview

Mastering the Pentatonic Shapes

At the heart of many musical styles lies the Pentatonic scale, renowned for its five distinctive shapes. This course guides you through each shape in detail, ensuring a deep understanding and the ability to apply these patterns all over the fretboard. Gaining mastery over these shapes is pivotal for improvisation and provides a solid foundation for a versatile and expressive playing style.

Sequencing Techniques: Expanding Your Musical Expression

Sam Bell introduces learners to the dynamic world of note sequences—4, 5, 6, and 7 note patterns that are crucial for advancing your guitar technique. Each sequence type progressively builds in complexity, aimed at enhancing finger agility, picking precision, and musical vocabulary. By incorporating these sequences into your practice, you'll achieve a more intricate and flexible approach to playing, enabling you to navigate the fretboard with ease and creativity.

The Significance of Backing Tracks

A unique aspect of this course is the inclusion of a backing track, which significantly enriches the learning experience. Practicing with a backing track not only helps in maintaining rhythm but also sharpens improvisation skills, trains the ear, and reinforces scale application in a practical context. It mimics playing within a band, allowing you to understand how to blend your guitar lines with other instruments seamlessly.

Technique List

Sam Bell's Pentatonic Workout is enriched with a selection of techniques, carefully chosen to complement your journey through the Pentatonic scale. Here is a list of relevant techniques from the course, mastering which will not only boost your Pentatonic prowess but also broaden your expressive capabilities on the guitar.

By focusing on these techniques, Sam Bell's Pentatonic Workout Part 1 not only propels your guitar skills to new heights but also ensures a comprehensive understanding of the Pentatonic scale and its application in various musical contexts.

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  • Artist

    Sam Bell

  • Media

    Online Stream, Download, DVD

  • Media format

    PAL + NTSC

  • Genre

    Rock, Hard Rock, Blues Rock, Contemporary, Shred

  • Skill level

    Suitable For All

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  • TAB Included

  • NB: If purchasing as 'DVD', please ensure that your DVD player fully supports the 'Media format' (PAL + NTSC) that this product is available in, as indicated above.

About The Tutor

Tutor Profile

Sam Bell

Sam Bell has been playing guitar from the age of 4, since then he has played many styles from Funky Blues to screaming Metal/Fusion on 8 string guitar. A member of UK tech metal band ‘Mask of Judas’, he is also currently writing his own solo instrumental album. He also...

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