10 Tips to Make You A Successful Guitar Player from Joe Satriani
Saturday, 04 February 2012 11:11

 

Enjoy this pack of exercises for electric guitar players from Joe Satriani himself!

 

1. (0.18) - String bending
2. (1.17) - Fretting hand stretching
3. (2.03) - Strength building and stretching
4. (2.22) - Strength building specifically for improving hammer on technique
5. (2.48) - Continuing the 4th exercise - playing scales using hammer ons and pull offs
6. (3.07) - Weird warming up exercise for fretting hand (hard stuff)
7. (3.43) - Continuing the 6th exercise, here with diminished chords
8. (4.10) - * Unusual exercise for picking and fingering synchronization
9. (5.20) - Playing scales across the whole fingerboard (2 scale examples are below the video)
10. (6.05) - Continuing the 9th exercise - playing the same group of notes in different locations on the fingerboard + playing the same notes in different octaves.

 

 

A cuuple of scale examples for the tip #9

 

a)
C major scale
C major scale - widespread on the fingerboard

 

b)
A Kokin Joshi scale (Miyakobushi or Raga Vibhavari)
A Kokin Joshi scale - widespread on the fingerboard



Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 February 2012 21:21