Tag Archives: pentatonic

Bass Practice Track – E Minor Pentatonic

I thought it would be cool for my bass students to play along with a track that I am working on for an album by “The Robert Bloodwood Experience”, which is the name of my blues and groove band. So … Continue reading

Posted in Bass, Blues, Practice Tracks | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Bass Practice Track – E Minor Pentatonic

Practice Track: Groove Bass

Here is a practice track for bass players. It is in the key of G minor, at a medium tempo. There is only one chord – a G minor played throughout, but interest is created by interspersing rhythm accompaniments and … Continue reading

Posted in Bass, Grooves, Practice Tracks | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: Groove Bass

Practice Track – E minor Pentatonic

Here is another practice track for beginning guitarists wanting to sharpen up their E minor pentatonic scale! It is a 16 bar pattern: |Em        |           |           | … Continue reading

Posted in Bass, Practice Tracks, Rock | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track – E minor Pentatonic

Rock Practice Track – A

Here is a rock practice track in the key of A. The chords are A, C, D and E – all power chords comprising the root and fifth.  It is done at a slowish 100bpm, so you should have plenty … Continue reading

Posted in Practice Tracks, Rock | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Rock Practice Track – A

Practice Track: E minor Pentatonic

One of the most important scales to learn for guitarists interested in rock and blues is the minor pentatonic scale. To help you polish up your licks using the E minor pentatonic scale, here is a practice track in a … Continue reading

Posted in Funk, Practice Tracks, Rock | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: E minor Pentatonic

Practice Track: Old Style Country

Here is a practice track with a simple folk strum and rock drum beat. There is a guitar line somewhat in the style of Johny Cash recordings  to give it a country feel – with major pentatonic scale runs. This … Continue reading

Posted in Country, Practice Tracks | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: Old Style Country

Practice Track: E Minor Pentatonic

One of the songs I teach my beginning students is known affectionately as “Em Pentatonic on the First Two strings”. It uses only four notes, B, D, E and G, and three simple two finger chords, Em, G6 and Amin9 … Continue reading

Posted in Practice Tracks, Rob's Guitar Method 1, Rock | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: E Minor Pentatonic

Practice Track: Country G major

Here is a practice track for practicing a basic country strumming pattern and basic country lead scale. It is just one chord, G major. The first track has a basic melody, running up and down the G major pentatonic scale, … Continue reading

Posted in Country, Practice Tracks | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: Country G major

Practice Track: Em Pentatonic on First Two Strings

This tune is great fun to play, and sounds good played in many different ways, from fast to slow. Most of my beginning students will spend some time on this tune, as it is a great introduction to jammimg and … Continue reading

Posted in Practice Tracks, Rock | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Practice Track: Em Pentatonic on First Two Strings