Guitar Lessons - 50 Essential Fast Legato Licks

If you’ve ever wanted to play lighting-fast, fluid licks and runs, this series of lessons is for you!
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  • Lectures 23
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 2/2016 English

Course Description

If you’ve ever wanted to play lighting-fast, fluid licks and runs, this series of lessons is for you!

Top UK session guitarist, Bobby Harrison shows you over 50 legato licks that you can incorpotate into your own playing.

Learn how to build up strength in your fingers and play smooth, rapid-fire lines with hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides and very minimal picking.

The series also includes some cool string-skipping ideas, pentatonic licks and even some bluesier, more tasteful applications of the legato technique.

What are the requirements?

  • All you need in order to begin is an electric guitar, an amplifier, a pick and a desire to learn.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn to play over 50 lighting-fast, fluid legato licks and runs all over the neck
  • Build strength in your fingers to execute liquid-smooth runs.
  • Play smooth, Play rapid-fire lines with hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides and very minimal picking.
  • Learn cool string-skipping ideas, pentatonic licks and even some bluesier, more tasteful applications of the legato technique.
  • Build your soloing and phrasing vocabulary.
  • Discover new realm of musical creativity.
  • Incorporate all of these concepts and ideas into your own playing, making you a stronger, more musical and harmonically rich soloist and composer.

What is the target audience?

  • Some prior experience of the electric guitar is required i.e. at least a basic grasp of chords and scales. This course would suit the intermediate player, but would also be perfect for the advanced player looking to add the legato technique to their guitar repertoire.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Let's play!
01:41

We begin with a demo solo over the Dm7 Dorian backing track and an explanation of the mechanics of the legato technique.

08:36

Now it’s time to learn our first four legato licks.

07:10

Legato Lick 4, Lick 4 (variation), 5 & 6.

05:34

Legato Licks 7, 8 & 9.

09:38

Legato Licks 10, 11 & 12.

05:16

Legato Licks 13, 14 & 15.

07:32

Legato Licks 16 & 17.

07:24

Legato Licks 18 & 18a.

12:02

Legato Licks 19 & 20.

05:57

Legato Licks 21, 22 & 23.

05:05

Legato Lick 24.

07:29

Legato Lick 25.

07:29

Legato Lick 26 & 27.

11:11

Legato Licks 28, 28 (variation) & 29.

03:05

Here, at a little over the halfway point, we summarise what we’ve covered so far with a short improvisation over an A minor backing track.

08:01

Legato Licks 30 (part 1) & 30 (part 2).

08:54

Legato Licks 31, 32 & 33.

09:05

Legato Licks 34 (part 1), 34 (part 2), 35 & 36.

05:52

Legato Licks 37, 38 & 39.

09:44

Legato Licks 43 & 44.

09:06

Legato Licks 43 & 44.

08:12

Legato Licks 45 to 48.

11:38

Legato Licks 49 & 50.

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Our guitar lessons are taught in a down-to-earth manner and presented in a logical and progressive order, providing the consistency and familiarity you get from taking guitar lessons with a private tutor.

Our aim is to give you a solid foundation and equip you with the necessary tools to learn, recognise and employ the guitar techniques and tricks that are used in the making of the music you love.

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