Side Guitar 101 | Scott Perry | Skillshare
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4 Lessons (39m)
    • 1. Slide Guitar 101: Guitars & Gear

    • 2. Slide Guitar 101: Chord Shapes in Open D Tuning

    • 3. Slide Guitar 101: Scales for Playing Melodies In Open D

    • 4. Slide Guitar 101: "When the Saints Go Marching In


About This Class

The sound of slide guitar is at the heart of the blues!

This course gives you the tools and technique to play 100s of songs in this style.

Here's what's included:

  • Tips on setting up your guitar & choosing a slide.
  • Multiple voicings of the essential chords.
  • 5 scale patterns that will allow you to play any melody & improvise.
  • Apply everything to mastering tunes in this style.
  • How to play "When the Saints Go Marching In.





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Scott Perry

Author of Creative On Purpose

Scott Perry, author of Creative On Purpose, is a husband, father, teacher, and musician from Floyd, VA USA.

Scott inspires creative people like you to achieve their potential as artists. This requires developing your craft with intention and delivering work that matters to those that need it. Scott's done this as a successful musician and teacher for over 30 years.

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