Learn to play lead guitar in the style of one of the most influential rock blues soloists of all time. Page’s brilliant playing has influenced countless guitarists all over the world. He is truly one of the greats, and we can all be inspired and empowered through his playing.
Now you can learn to play all kinds of techniques, devices, scales, and approaches to soloing in the Jimmy Page style.Page's playing style has always been bluesy and his heavy guitar riffs with Led Zeppelin arguably revolutionized rock guitar.
This course is taught by Next Level Guitar instructor Ben Zinn and contains six in-depth video lessons. These total over 90 minutes of pure step-by-step, move-by-move instruction you can pause and easily follow along with our on-screen tablature. You also get a killer jam track that is in the style of Led Zeppelin. This is 10 minutes of pure bluesy intoxication that will make you want to practice forever. This is the exact same track that we utilize throughout the video lessons.
And you also get a detailed 23-page PDF eBook that coincides with the videos. This valuable eBook gives you crucial tips, scale diagrams, soloing strategies, and charts to speed your progress. You're going to flip when you see the level of helpful details.
We break all the licks, devices, and techniques down into digestible pieces and demonstrate them at slow and regular speeds. Then we demonstrate and teach you how to practice and apply them over the included jam track. And all the lessons feature on-screen tablature and close-ups of the fret and pick hands with multiple camera angles to make it easy to follow along.
Throughout these lessons you will learn:
-How to dial in your gear and equipment so that you can get in the wheelhouse of this style.
-The same combination hammer-on and pull-off techniques and licks to achieve the Page/Zeppelin sound.
-String bending techniques and practice tips to ensure you are always bending in pitch as well as tons of Page style bending devices and techniques.
-Everything in its proper musical context by APPLYING it in a musical context by jamming over the custom made backing track that coincides with the video lessons.
-All about scale CHOICES and soloing OPTIONS and you will be able to open up the fretboard by learning what’s behind what your playing.
-To combine licks for tons of musical sounding ideas from just a few basic patterns.
-Learn signature-sounding licks from Page but how to make them your own to blow away your listeners.
-Learn to master tons of juicy sounding two note grips in the Page style that will really add spice to your single note lines.
Lecture 1 - Page/Zeppelin inspired tone guitar lesson - In this lesson you will earn all kinds of tips and tricks on how to dial in these "inspired by" tones. Get "in the ballpark" of that trademark Jimmy Page sound as we go over the gear that we use throughout the lesson series. Learn how pick dynamics and pick attack affects tone. We even go over the guitar you’ll see in the videos, as well as the pickups and sounds that the pickups produce.You’ll learn how to take advantage of the individual volume controlled pickups on a Les Paul style guitar. Don’t have a Les Paul? No worries — we give you suggestions on how to explore and experiment with all the various sounds you can achieve on your guitar. Also covered in full: the importance of using tube amplifiers, amp settings, EQ settings, how to dial in the best treble, bass, and gain settings and much more.l
Lecture 2 - Page/Zeppelin inspired soloing application & devices lesson - In this lesson you’ll learn combination hammer-on and pull-off techniques and licks, along with string bending techniques and practice tips to ensure you are always bending in pitch. You’ll also learn “oblique" bending techniques that are very trademark to this style. We’re talking string skipping bends and over-bending techniques that will give you that Page/Zep style. You can also stylize your licks by adding string raking devices, reverse rakes, and "sweeping" rakes into your licks — all are common devices utilized in this style. Also learn to create signature licks by playing through scale patterns. Learn while we jam over the included jam track and demonstrate the licks and devices. You will actually see and hear what you are learning applied in a musical context jamming over the track
Lecture 3 - Page/Zeppelin inspired scale mapping - In this lesson you'll learn all about scale choices to utilize in this style while jamming over the track. You'll map out scale positions all over the guitar neck. We also discuss various soloing options and strategies you can not only utilize over the included jam track but also apply throughout your lead guitar playing. We go over the chords and chord changes in the jam track and teach how they relate to your soloing and improvising. Learn different chordal options giving you the ability to play lead and rhythm and the same time! Learn to exploit the 6/8 time signature of the jam track to create cool licks that synch up with the music. Learn how to rework scale boxes to create practical ways to get the most mileage out of the notes by moving horizontally across the neck. Learn avenues to connect notes with devices like hammer-ons, pull-offs, and slides to glide into new positions in musical ways. Learn to combine licks for tons of musical sounding ideas from just a few basic patterns. Throughout this lesson you will learn how to map out and solo utilizing Minor Pentatonic Scales, Blues Scales, and Natural Minor Scales. Learn to become free from having to rely on shapes or patterns all the time and how to open up opportunity across the entire fretboard.
Lecture 4 - Page/Zeppelin inspired lick vocabulary ideas - In this lesson we put it all together and apply what you have been learning in a musical way. Learn to employ dynamics to ramp up solo intensity, build tension, and create BIG solo statements. Learn to vary your licks and turn one lick into ten licks. And then learn to combine pentatonic and natural minor scale licks together for bluesy sounds. Master target notes to your advantage over the chord changes and then discover how to connect lick ideas together by working down scales in a musical fashion as well as mixing devices and techniques together over the chord changes. You’ll not only learn signature licks in this style, but you’ll also know how to make them your own and be creative and unique while still being inspired by Jimmy Page.
Lecture 5 - Page/Zeppelin inspired two note grips and more lick ideas -In this lesson you will learn tons of juicy sounding two note grips that will really add some spice to your single note lines. Learn to blend these two-note grips or double stops with your blues licks learned in previous lessons. These grips harmonize the scale notes and provide awesome tones that you can get creative with. Learn to move these patterns all over the neck and on all the various strings. Learn to slide the grips around the neck and pick out notes individually for awesome sounds in the Page style of play. Learn the trademark sounding Jimmy Page tremolo and hybrid picking of these grips. Learn to harmonize the Natural Minor Scale in 3rds and then create licks that can be played against the jam track. Learn to move the grips to safe landing zones over each chord in the jam track. Learn various way to connect and blend these grips to scales all over the neck.
Lecture 6 - Page/Zeppelin inspired arpeggio ideas and licks -
Here is the Jam Track that we utilize throughout the lesson series. Note the 6/8 slow blues time. Be sure and download the track and apply what you are learning in a musical context.
Here is the coinciding eBook containing soloing strategies, scale diagrams and more! Use this as a killer resource throughout your guitar journey and enjoy!
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