Thursday 13 August 2020
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Blues Rhythm Guitar Lesson 3: Swing

Learn to play Blues Rhythm guitar with a Swing style. The examples can be played on acoustic or electric and are all shown with on screen tab. The examples are all pretty easy and suit a beginner to the blues guitar.

This swing lesson includes 2 examples:
– Example 1: Swing Rhythm
– Example 2: Adding a walking bass line
These examples allow you to add a little jazz flavour to your rhythm playing.

This is lesson 3 in a 3 part series:
– Lesson 1: Chicago Style
– Lesson 2: Texas Style
– Lesson 3: Swing style

Marc Guitar is a YouTube channel that includes lots of lessons, jam tracks and gear discussions mainly focusing on the blues but occasionally other styles too. It also includes some material about my band ’Northbound’

The important links:

Lesson 1

Lesson 2

3 lessons on Blues chord progressions:

Marc Guitar’s Facebook page:

Marc’s band – Northbound:
Album available as mail order CDs and downloads from all the usual download stores

I have lots more lessons on my channel:

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Gear used in this lesson:
Takamine Santa Fe 1997

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