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    Guitar lessons from Mike Walker - internationally respected guitarist, composer, educator and founder of
    multi-award winning 'The Impossible Gentlemen’

    This eagerly anticipated resource is endorsed by some of the most respected musicians on the planet

    Improvisation

    Rhythms, Scales, Arpeggios, Pentatonics, Modes, Chords, etc.

    Backing Tracks

    Transcriptions

    Solos Analysed

    Drills

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    Develop your guitar playing under the guidance of Mike Walker

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New 'Tools' Tab

A ‘Tools’ tab has been added to every Lesson and Drill to make it quick and easy to link to the metronome, tuner and backing tracks in the Tool Shed.

Melodic Minor, 'Giant Steps', Minor Pentrinity and more . . .

The first batch of Melodic Minor, 'Giant Steps' and Minor Pentrinity Lessons and Drills are in! Loads more to follow very shortly! ‘Giant Steps’ also coming next in the Playhouse . . .

Observatory Revamp

We’re getting the decorators into the Observatory ASAP to make it MUCH more user friendly - Exciting! Watch this space . . .

Video Lessons

22 August 2014 - 15:34:17

The Tool Shed > Backing Tracks > Standard Time

Giant Steps (Slow)

22 August 2014 - 15:34:17

The Tool Shed > Backing Tracks > Standard Time

Giant Steps (Fast)

15 August 2014 - 08:48:39

Drill House > Mode Drill Room > Ionian b3 Modal Vamps

C Ionian b3

15 August 2014 - 08:48:39

Drill House > Mode Drill Room > Phrygian Nat6 Modal Vamps

E Phrygian Natural6

15 August 2014 - 08:48:39

Drill House > Mode Drill Room > Lydian Augmented Modal Vamps

G Lydian Augmented

Transcriptions

17 October 2014 - 17:12:57

Drill House > Pent Drill Room > Minor Pentrinity

Locating the Minor Pentrinity in G Minor

17 October 2014 - 17:12:57

Drill House > Pent Drill Room > Minor Pentrinity

Vamp for Minor Pentrinity Practice - Amin

15 October 2014 - 15:15:22

Drill House > Chrome Attic Drill Room > Broken/Unbroken Links

Major and Minor 3rd Links - Recognition

15 October 2014 - 15:15:22

Foundation House > Theory Room > Inverting Intervals

Interval Inversion

15 October 2014 - 15:15:22

Foundation House > Theory Room > Finding intervals from One String

Interval Training - Base Shapes - 4th String - G Root

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