Downloadable Intermediate Courses
Improve your guitar skills with these intermediate courses
Intermediate Improvising Course
Play improvised blues guitar in a way that is easy and fun to learn! This course takes each of the Texas Blues verses and reveals the scale patterns used to create this tune.
Intermediate Lead Guitar Course
Learn to Improvise to almost any piece of music! This course will build on your blues improvising skills and help you branch out from there, using the ï¿½Key-specific Improvising Methodï¿½
Intermediate Acoustic Guitar Course - Part 1
This course answers all those questions about how to make your guitar playing sound smarter and more interesting. From the fundamentals of strumming patterns upwards, Nick reveals secrets that just aren't shown elsewhere.
Intermediate Acoustic Guitar Course - Part 2
The second part of this course starts out by introducing you to the Capo. After a quick critical survey of the main types of Capo available, we talk about exactly why and how to use the Capo to change the key or the sound of what you are playing.
Broadening out with the Blues
This course covers a range of building blocks that enable you to develop a strong foundation of skills and knowledge on the subject of Blues Guitar. Covers lead and rhythm technique.
From Blues to Jazz Course - Part 1
A progressive introduction to Jazz Guitar for the Intermediate Blues/Rock Guitarist. Takes what you know about blues-based guitar playing and step-by-step shows you how to turn it into jazz Guitar. Both rhythm and lead guitar skills are covered on this course.
From Blues to Jazz Course - Part 2
Second part of the progressive introduction to Jazz Guitar for the Intermediate Blues/Rock Guitarist. In part two of this course we complete the journey from 'straight' blues to jazz.
Guitar Music Theory Course - Part 1
Assuming no prior knowledge of music at all, this is the music theory course that answers all the questions - even the ones you feel might be too stupid to ask.
Guitar Music Theory Course - Part 2
This pithy little course starts by thoroughly answering the question: just how are scales and chords related to each other in keys? It then goes on to show how chords are used in special sequences to control the flow of the lines of a song.