Dave Martone - Serious Shred: Advanced Scales
Dave Martone Serious Shred Advanced Scales download DVD with PDF book. The information contained in this lesson is not new for an advanced player however the book and the DVD complete with backing tracks is well worth the price.
The first few pages show how to work the blues scale up and down the neck using the basic pentatonic boxes and slides diagonal approach. Next the author shows the three-note per string approach to using pentatonics which has a more modern and less "boxy" sound than trying to work it all in one position.
Then he continues on with the aeolian, dorian, phrygian, locrian, harmonic and melodic minor, and other more exotic scale work.
Good thing about the examples is that the author not only works them at various tempos but also shows to work them backwards, a powerful tool to increase your musical vocabulary. Having the DVD makes all of the difference as it shows the author playing the examples according to his convictions which tends to bring life to the book.
If you admire guitarists who combine killer technique with exciting musical ideas, the Serious Shred series is for you. Each title features lessons from renowned shredders and educators, and includes licks and examples in both standard notation and TAB - all combined in a book and DVD package for a complete learning experience. Learn what you need to know to become the best player possible, straight from bona fide shred virtuosos.
In this book PDF Serious Shred Advanced Scales, shred master Dave Martone teaches you essential scales to improve your playing using boxes (or shapes), formulas, and patterns. Learn about connecting boxes, modes, blues scales, modal interchange, three-string patterns, and creative ways to use pentatonic scales. Martone provides exercises that span the entire fretboard for every scale covered. The included DVD Dave Martone Serious Shred features live demonstrations by Martone. We recommend to watch the lesson about whammy bar, speed picking, sweeping, tapping - German Schauss Serious Shred Advanced Techniques
Running time: 02:14:00
Video: MPEG2 720x480 (4:3) 29,970 fps 6958 kbit/s
Audio: AC3, 48,0 KHz, 2 ch 224 kbit/s
Booklet: Yes (PDF)
Size: 3.75 Gb