The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1

Instructor
Jonny May
Challenge
Level 2
10

The most comprehensive course on Blues improvisation! Learn essential techniques for generating blues lines, including 8ths, triplets, lower/upper positions, slides, harmonies, patterns, & more.

Course Objectives
  • Learn the Blues form, Chords, Scales and shuffle
  • Explore how to create Blues Solos with Slides
  • Learn to play in Multiple Octaves with Harmonized Lines
  • Learn 8 Awesome Licks, 8 Fancy Runs
Learning Focus
  • Exercises
  • Groove
  • Improvisation

Course Lessons

1
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 1
30:20

3 Blues Chords, 12-Bar Blues Form, Blues Groove

2
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 2
47:12

Easy Blues Shuffle, Medium Blues Shuffle

3
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 3
48:22

Blues Scale, 8th Note Exercise, Triplet Exercise, Playing in Multiple Octaves

4
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 4
64:31

Low Position Notes, Principles of Soloing, Improvising Quarter Notes, 8th Notes, Triplets, Patterns, Down-Slides, Line-Building Tips

5
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 5
46:30

Upper Position Notes, Improvising Quarter Notes, 8th Notes, Triplets, Patterns, Up-Slides

6
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 6
44:25

Combing Upper/Lower Positions and Slides

7
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 7
46:37

Harmonizing Your Melody, Harmonizing Up-Slides & Down-Slides

8
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 8
48:47

Multiple Octave Lines, Slides, Harmonization, Patterns

10
The 10-Lesson Blues Challenge 1 – Lesson 10
53:21

4 Fancy 8th-Note Runs, 4 Fancy Triplet Runs

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