The Best Way To Learn Guitar Scales – Even without Reading Music!

Too many players think learning scales on the guitar is too difficult a task to master. They think you need to be a natural-born Beethoven to play and understand scales and sometimes psych themselves out before they’ve even tried and just keep playing the same old stuff over and over.  I have taught guitar professionally for 5 recent years and am here to show you that the best way to learn guitar scales is the easy way. If you can still sing the ‘Alphabet Song’ you learned as a kid, you can learn all the scales you want without even reading …

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Differences Between Major and Minor Scales (#2 is the key)

Music theory, especially for the beginner – and sometimes for the intermediate as well – can be confusing. Musical scales can seem especially daunting. Major scales and minor scales, pentatonic, blues, harmonic minor, the variations are almost endless. Scales, however, are very important as they are the foundation of music itself. The four most basic scales for contemporary music are: Major Scale (Natural Major Scale) Minor Scale (Natural Minor Scale)​Minor Pentatonic ScaleBlues Scale The easiest way to begin learning is to understand 2 fundamental differences between major and minor scales. Once you have a firm understanding of that, you can then …

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