Dominant Pentatonics

Licks, new scale shapes, new vocab, chord work etc
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Dominant Pentatonics
Caged Chord System
Inside Outside Picking


  • A basic knowledge of the Pentatonic scale over the neck


A walk through Dominant Major Pentatonics, a hexatonic scale adding the flat 7th to a Major Pentatonic which throws up some interesting shapes and makes the scale harmonically more sure over dominant chords and more, talking about pick technique, matching the scale with Caged 7th voicings and some practise examples, lots of playing and description through this 40 minute lesson with PDF,s

Who this course is for:

  • Intermediate to advanced

Course content

1 section5 lectures40m total length
  • Introduction
  • Mapping the Scale
  • Technical Considerations
  • Dominant Chords and The Caged System
  • Practise Licks Over a 5-4-1-5 Turnaround


Music Instructor
Steve Agnew
  • 4.0 Instructor Rating
  • 2 Reviews
  • 760 Students
  • 3 Courses

I have been a professional music instructor for 17 years working with different organisations also a international music examiner for 10 years, examining all instruments at all levels, and played personally for 27 years. I have done session work, played in many bands and have touring experience, largely self taught though i have a degree in music, a level 6 Teaching diploma and a Fellowship from The London College of Music amongst other academic items and continue to work on my own  playing skills, mostly jazz based theory and modern technical concepts.

My teaching covers most styles with a lot of experience with complete beginners, degree level and pro students.