Guitar Lessons - String Bending And Vibrato Essentials
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Guitar Lessons - String Bending And Vibrato Essentials

Play with "feel" with this comprehensive study of the techniques of string bending and vibrato.
4.3 (25 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3,281 students enrolled
Last updated 2/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • A must for anybody new to the techniques of string bending and vibrato, as well as the player looking to refine his or her technique.
  • Learn different types of finger vibrato.
  • Achieve sweet, singing vibrato, using the whammy bar.
  • Add more feeling and expression to your playing.
  • Learn how to bend strings perfectly in tune, with minimum effort.
  • Learn how to create singing sustain with your fingers.
  • Learn cool, bluesy-rock licks.
  • 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.
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Requirements
  • All you need in order to begin is an electric guitar, an amplifier, a pick and a desire to learn.
Description

Learn to play with "feel" by taking our comprehensive study of the techniques of string bending and vibrato.

This stand-alone course serves as either a from-scratch, definitive tutorial or a valuable refresher of these two essential techniques. Top UK session guitarist, Bobby Harrison demonstrates different types of finger vibrato, as well as showing you how to achieve sweet, singing vibrato, using the whammy bar.

String bending is also covered in great depth, as Bobby provides you with all the essential tools to be able to pull off this technique with the minimum of effort. You’ll learn some cool bluesy-rock licks too!

A must for anybody new to the techniques of string bending and vibrato, as well as the player looking to refine his or her technique.

Who 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 beginner and intermediate player, but would also be perfect for the advanced player looking to refine their string bending and vibrato techniques.
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Curriculum For This Course
5 Lectures
01:08:47
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5 Lectures 01:08:47

A comprehensive study into the techniques of string bending and vibrato.

This stand-alone course serves as a valuable refresher of these two essential techniques. Bobby demonstrates different types of finger vibrato, as well as showing you how to achieve sweet, singing vibrato, using the whammy bar.

String bending is also covered in great depth, as Bobby provides you with all the essential tools to be able to pull off this technique with the minimum of effort. You’ll learn some cool bluesy-rock licks too!

A must for anybody new to the techniques of string bending and vibrato, as well as the player looking to refine his or her technique.

String bending & Vibrato - Part 1
17:10

String bending & Vibrato - Part 2
18:18

String bending & Vibrato - Part 3
14:38

String bending & Vibrato - Part 4
17:12

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Learn from two highly qualified, professional guitar teachers with over 50 years of combined experience.

FretHub is a fresh and comprehensive collection of online guitar lessons, offering hundreds of hours of video tuition, from two highly qualified and respected teachers with over 50 years of combined professional experience.

As session guitarists, between us, we have played alongside artists such as Queen's Brian May, Alice Cooper, Cliff Richard, Olivia Newton-John, Tony Hadley and Gabrielle. As tutors, we have taught thousands of students worldwide.

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.

From beginners through to advanced players, FretHub has everything you need to help you become the guitarist you've always wanted to be.