This easy-on-the-fingers intermediate DVD deals specifically with developing ones melodic voice, or melodic guitar 'signature'. Every artist spends a lifetime developing the artistic signature that makes them unique; 'Effortless Blues Fusion' provides some of the techniques that go into the actual personality of a guitar player's own sound. Like a singer, these techniques can be practiced and reinforced by methodical, enjoyable practice. Learn what it takes to expand your musical personality effortlessly through fun-to-play fusion songs.
Blues riffs licks and songs have served as a great platform for many guitar players for many years, no matter how a technical a run or flurry of notes can be, placing a blues phrase or lick at the end always grounds the passage and brings the listener back to a familiar musical place. Regardless of whether you are using blues licks in a rock or metal genre or playing pure blues you can never have enough blues licks in your repertoire. This DVD offers 51 great usable licks in the shuffle rhythm. This style forces the player to deliver licks and phrases that offer taste and timing to the ear of the listener. By learning these licks you can build an arsenal of blues motifs that can be puled into other styles or simply played along with the included backing track. This DVD offers fun, education and above all great licks. Whatever your style there is something here for you.
The licks on this DVD include cutting edge techniques, modal playing and changes, playing plus a ton of harmonic ideas essential for the modern fusion player. This DVD will give you an excellent insight into developing this playing style, and at the same time adding 51 killer licks to your repertoire.
Move beyond power chords and pentatonics and open up your musical universe! Kiko Loureiro's roots in Brazilian, Latin, Fusion, Jazz, Metal and Classical music influence his masterful compositions and stlye.