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Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns. I don't really understand this right now, I've been learning from 2 years and I'm still horrendous. I will ask my teacher and I will fathom it out though.

Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns

Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns. I don't really understand this right now, I've been learning from 2 years and I'm still horrendous. I will ask my teacher and I will fathom it out though.

If you want to write your own songs then knowing a tiny bit of music theory can really help. This image from [uke guides] [http://ukuguides.com/how-to/how-to-write-ukulele-songs-key-card/] shows you all the chords which you can use naturally in a song without it sounding off. It’s a great point of call if you just can’t work out what chord to play next.

If you want to write your own songs then knowing a tiny bit of music theory can really help. This image from [uke guides] [http://ukuguides.com/how-to/how-to-write-ukulele-songs-key-card/] shows you all the chords which you can use naturally in a song without it sounding off. It’s a great point of call if you just can’t work out what chord to play next.

Play Guitar:  Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns

Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns

Pentatonic Scales –> Diatonic Scales –> Guitar Modes Modes are a very complicated subject to explain, particularly to new guitarist who are usually dying to learn about them. This…

Pentatonic Scales –> Diatonic Scales –> Guitar Modes Modes are a very complicated subject to explain, particularly to new guitarist who are usually dying to learn about them. This…

At some point a guitar player usually becomes interested in learning scales after open chords and barre chords have been learned. Playing licks and improvising solos is no doubt one of the most exciting things that can be done on a guitar – for both the player and the audience. In this article I am going to present the workhorse of scales for many guitarists – the pentatonic scales.

Learning Guitar: Pentatonic Scales and Lead Patterns Caged

At some point a guitar player usually becomes interested in learning scales after open chords and barre chords have been learned. Playing licks and improvising solos is no doubt one of the most exciting things that can be done on a guitar – for both the player and the audience. In this article I am going to present the workhorse of scales for many guitarists – the pentatonic scales.

Understanding a diatonic guitar scale. https://www.guitarchalk.com/diatonic-scale-guitar/

Understanding a diatonic guitar scale. https://www.guitarchalk.com/diatonic-scale-guitar/

New CBG Build: a 3-stringer with a 24" Scale Length & Diatonic Scale – Cigar Box Nation

New CBG Build: a 3-stringer with a 24" Scale Length & Diatonic Scale – Cigar Box Nation

The diatonic scales are 7 note patterns that in a sense are extensions of the pentatonic patterns. They require a bit more work to learn than the pentatonic scales but are well worth the investment to avoid ‘pentamania’ where lead guitar starts sounding ‘samey’ and predictable.

Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns

The diatonic scales are 7 note patterns that in a sense are extensions of the pentatonic patterns. They require a bit more work to learn than the pentatonic scales but are well worth the investment to avoid ‘pentamania’ where lead guitar starts sounding ‘samey’ and predictable.

Illustration of Chromatic and Diatonic Scales to fret your guitar like a dulcimer.

Illustration of Chromatic and Diatonic Scales to fret your guitar like a dulcimer.

Pentatonic Scales –> Diatonic Scales –> Guitar Modes Modes are a very complicated subject to explain, particularly to new guitarist who are usually dying to learn about them. This…

Pentatonic Scales –> Diatonic Scales –> Guitar Modes Modes are a very complicated subject to explain, particularly to new guitarist who are usually dying to learn about them. This…

Boomwhackers C Major Diatonic scale set  $39.95 set8  Qty:  1  Add to CartAdd to Quote  Invented in 1994, Boomwhackers have become extremely popular worldwide in music education classrooms. They have won numerous awards and the colour coding has set the standard in the industry.

Boomwhackers C Major Diatonic scale set $39.95 set8 Qty: 1 Add to CartAdd to Quote Invented in 1994, Boomwhackers have become extremely popular worldwide in music education classrooms. They have won numerous awards and the colour coding has set the standard in the industry.

The diatonic scales are 7 note patterns that in a sense are extensions of the pentatonic patterns. They require a bit more work to learn than the pentatonic scales but are well worth the investment to avoid ‘pentamania’ where lead guitar starts sounding ‘samey’ and predictable.

Play Guitar: Diatonic Scales & Lead Patterns

The diatonic scales are 7 note patterns that in a sense are extensions of the pentatonic patterns. They require a bit more work to learn than the pentatonic scales but are well worth the investment to avoid ‘pentamania’ where lead guitar starts sounding ‘samey’ and predictable.

McNally D-33 Grand Strumstick by McNally. $198.00. The McNally D-33 Grand Strumstick is longer than the standard model (33") and tunes to D or C, and has a deeper, richer sound. Rosette soundhole. 3 strings and a diatonic scale. The Strumstick is fun and extremely easy to play. For the experienced musician, it's a terrific portable creative tool--melodies and grooves tumble out as you play. Has a banjo/dulcimer-like sound. Handmade of padouk, spruce, and maple. The McNa...

McNally D-33 Grand Strumstick by McNally. $198.00. The McNally D-33 Grand Strumstick is longer than the standard model (33") and tunes to D or C, and has a deeper, richer sound. Rosette soundhole. 3 strings and a diatonic scale. The Strumstick is fun and extremely easy to play. For the experienced musician, it's a terrific portable creative tool--melodies and grooves tumble out as you play. Has a banjo/dulcimer-like sound. Handmade of padouk, spruce, and maple. The McNa...