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Easy Arpeggio In Em
Just Try this
Metal · Advanced · 2145 Hits · 3.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 4/29/2015
 
Scary Blues Scale Arpeggio
Does it really sound scaring?!!
Metal · Advanced · 1987 Hits · 4.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 4/29/2015
 
Running The Neck - Major Scales
Major scale inversions up and down the neck for 5 different keys. Pages 6-10 use the scales for more challenging runs. Start at 80 bpm, and work your way up to 140 bpm (or more).
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 8020 Hits · 4.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 9/1/2014
 
The Importance Of Space
Knowing when to play less, or not at all, can often make for a louder musical statement.
Theory/Reference · Intermediate · 10749 Hits · 4.89/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 5/16/2014
 
12 Bar Blues Ideas
A few ideas for 12 Bar Blues. Page 22 is the latest addition. Hope you enjoy.
Blues · Intermediate · 97021 Hits · 4.61/5 (173 ratings) · Last modified: 4/28/2014
 
Tap In Emaj
Tapping exercise
Alternative · Advanced · 3472 Hits · 4.04/5 (25 ratings) · Last modified: 3/7/2014
 
What? More Funk?
More funky funky lines with some hammer-on's off. Sounds kinky...
Funk/R&B · Intermediate · 9714 Hits · 4.05/5 (131 ratings) · Last modified: 12/8/2013
 
O Come O Come Emmanuel
A favorite Christmas Carol of mine.
Christian · Intermediate · 6770 Hits · 5.00/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 12/7/2013
 
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Another favorite Christmas song.
Christian · Intermediate · 6106 Hits · 5.00/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 12/1/2013
 
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
More 19th century Christmas classics
Classical · Advanced · 2429 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 11/27/2013
 
Hyway To Heaven
All who ask ...receive
Christian · Intermediate · 5294 Hits · 4.56/5 (16 ratings) · Last modified: 10/7/2013
 
Easy Slap Groove
This is a very common slap line, which can be helpful for those who want to master this style. Start playing it the way you listen it here, then add the ghost notes and feelings.
Funk/R&B · Intermediate · 16656 Hits · 4.31/5 (108 ratings) · Last modified: 9/18/2013
 
How To Practice For Your Ears
Here is a way to Practice your Scales using the Modes. This will help you 'Train & Develop' your Musical Ear! These exercises will also get your fingers moving over most of the Fret-Board. Try it, and see how you like it! :^D
Theory/Reference · Beginner · 37665 Hits · 4.72/5 (65 ratings) · Last modified: 4/10/2013
 
Jazz Chord Progression
Jazz Chords: Where do the Notes come from? This is something that I have been wondering about for some time now. I have done some research. Let me share with you, what I have found out about this! :^)
Jazz · Beginner · 61769 Hits · 4.64/5 (107 ratings) · Last modified: 4/10/2013
 
Latin Grooves
Fun Latin Grooves
World · Intermediate · 9886 Hits · 4.50/5 (36 ratings) · Last modified: 3/11/2013
 
Thinking Out Loud- Part Five
Continuing to store ideas as they come. Page eleven is the latest.
Rock/Pop · Intermediate · 8531 Hits · 4.13/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 12/8/2012
 
Walking Through Two Octaves
This is something to get you started on the upper registers of the neck A very cool walking bass line, keep it moving playing it over and over add your own ideas
Blues · Beginner · 3969 Hits · 3.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 11/25/2012
 
Zydeco, I Gar-ron-tee
A bit of Cajun flavoring for y'all...
World · Intermediate · 5793 Hits · 4.82/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 9/10/2012
 
A Good Version Of Fur Elise
I saw some other versions of this song on this site, but I decided to make a new one because some of the others were just for right hand, I combine both the right and left hand parts together in this one. Enjoy
Classical · Advanced · 12148 Hits · 4.50/5 (20 ratings) · Last modified: 6/27/2012
 
Oriental Feel
Oriental lick
Metal · Advanced · 2760 Hits · 5.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 6/20/2012
 
ALL: WHITE STONE NAMING
The full version of song I wrote. The 2nd sequence is intended for lead guitar.
Experimental · Intermediate · 1312 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 6/8/2012
 
Sweetness
22. Sweetness (#17067)
by Pat Wise (7544)
Another great roadmap! Sweet grove
Funk/R&B · Intermediate · 31836 Hits · 4.33/5 (121 ratings) · Last modified: 6/2/2012
 
Trading My Sorrows
Some line ideas for the popular A-D-F#m-E chord progression.
Christian · Advanced · 16610 Hits · 4.87/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 5/18/2012
 
Funky Groove
Just a short repetitive groove I came up with in the style of James Brown. Enjoy!
Funk/R&B · Beginner · 2185 Hits · 4.43/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 5/2/2012
 
Upbeat Review
I created this bass line using letters in the order they appeared in a written document, so my ability to arrange them was limited. It provided quite a challenge!
Experimental · Beginner · 671 Hits · 4.33/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 3/30/2012
 
Stranger - A Verse
The verse of "Stranger" (originally "Stranac") of the croatian band ORCA.
Metal · Advanced · 1331 Hits · 5.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 2/23/2012
 
Kimi Ga Yo
27. Kimi Ga Yo (#24902)
by Damir Vajdic (44)
The Melody of "Kimi Ga Yo", the national anthem of Japan. With a length of 11 measures and 32 characters it is one of the world's shortest national anthems.
World · Beginner · 561 Hits · 5.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 2/22/2012
 
HoRRoR
I was trying to come up with a scary bass line. This is what I came up with, sounds original but I really like playing this. Please feel free to leave any feedback.
Experimental · Intermediate · 4123 Hits · 4.19/5 (21 ratings) · Last modified: 2/21/2012
 
Epic Fusion
Metal riff to riff on....enjoy riffing this riff
Metal · Intermediate · 1077 Hits · 1.00/5 (2 ratings) · Last modified: 1/27/2012
 
Finger Funk
These are tabs of finger funk exercises from a favorite Youtube lesson back in 2010.
Funk/R&B · Intermediate · 3600 Hits · 3.73/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 1/3/2012
 
Heavy Punk Verse With Chorus
Simple verse with chorus. Loop: Once!!!!
Punk · Beginner · 6238 Hits · 4.36/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 12/17/2011
 
Assorted Christmas Carols
Five Christmas Carols to put you in a holiday mood while giving your fingers a good workout!
Christian · Intermediate · 31536 Hits · 4.10/5 (31 ratings) · Last modified: 12/9/2011
 
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Merry Christmas!
Christian · Beginner · 4551 Hits · 4.57/5 (7 ratings) · Last modified: 12/9/2011
 
Joy To The World
Merry Christmas! Now, about those presents that I haven't received yet...
Christian · Intermediate · 4691 Hits · 4.27/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 12/9/2011
 
! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! He Reigns
Zooming, try to keep up
Christian · Intermediate · 23856 Hits · 4.30/5 (109 ratings) · Last modified: 10/28/2011
 
Jazzy The Cat
Rip
Jazz · Intermediate · 1582 Hits · 3.50/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 10/14/2011
 
12 Bar Jazz
37. 12 Bar Jazz (#20866)
by Dan Gable (7936)
12 bar jazz
Jazz · Intermediate · 12959 Hits · 4.19/5 (27 ratings) · Last modified: 10/8/2011
 
Pepper
Nice tune!
Funk/R&B · Intermediate · 7942 Hits · 4.94/5 (17 ratings) · Last modified: 9/29/2011
 
Dont Know Much
Song from graham murray and the rusty strings
Country · Intermediate · 913 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 9/13/2011
 
FANIA LATIN JAZZ LINE
The Fania All Stars were a '70 Latin Jazz group this line was a standard in their style.
Jazz · Beginner · 1147 Hits · 4.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 9/3/2011