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Blues Scale – Play the Blues Scale

Blues Scale Guitar Lesson – Learn how to play another essential guitar scale: the blues scale. Supercharge your guitar scale skills with my Free Essential Scale Guide! 6 Essential Guitar Scales, TAB, Tips and more.Click here to get it:

The blues scale is one of the most important scales to learn on guitar. It is used extensively in blues, rock, metal, country and jazz guitar playing.

Learning the blues scale is a great way for beginners to start learning how to play lead guitar solos. The scale shape is quick and easy to learn especially if you already know the minor pentatonic scale on your guitar. Like the minor pentatonic, the blues scale is a scale you will use all through your career as a guitar player.

Here’s a breakdown of what you learn in this video:

0:21 Why the blues scale is so important if you want to learn how to play guitar solos, licks and how to improvise.

1:10 Recap on how to play the A minor pentatonic scale shape. Complete with description and fingering guidelines.

1:41 How you can easily turn the minor pentatonic scale into the blues scale simply by adding one more note to it to create a six not scale. Complete with description and fingering guidelines.

3:24 Important tips for fingering the scale when soloing and improvising.

4:37 How you can get a copy of my Essential Scale Guide to help you master playing guitar scales

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