In this class, students will learn how to develop their improvisation skills by using a variety of arpeggios, scales, modes, rhythmic patterns in an effective and stylistically appropriate way.
The development of timing and comping skills by using a variety of dynamics, rhythms and a wide range of triads and picking techniques (hybrid picking, alternate picking, finger-style) are also covered in these lessons. Do not forget 90% of the time we play guitar is rhythm!
A variety of musical styles and genres is also covered in this lesson (Blues, Pop/Rock, Metal, Funk, Reggae, Soul, Jazz, Fusion, etc.) Students…
Students need to bring their own instrument and a manuscript. Further notes, lead sheets and material are provided.
I am Petros Stathatos. I am a professional musician, guitarist, songwriter and tutor based in London covering many different genres from pop-rock to hard rock, blues, funk, jazz & fusion. My main influences include major international artists such as Carlos Santana, Larry Carlton, David Gilmour, Mark Knopfler, Scott Henderson, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Johnson.
I have graduated from BIMM London (2017) where I was awarded with a Music Bachelor Degree, while before I was studying music and taking guitar lessons for another 8 years in my hometown Athens (Musical Praxis Conservatory & National Conservatory of Athens, Greece) where I was trained to…
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