renaissance scale patters

Scales Made Musical 1 – Renaissance Patterns

Want to make your scale practice both effective and fun. This post will highlight different ways of utilizing patterns to practice facility and creativity at the same time. Scale Patterns “Why do we practice 3 octave scales? “ This was the question I asked my teacher, Neil Smith, many (many) years ago when I firstRead More…

cgrocks CAGED system

CAGED System: A Shape

This lesson delves into the A shape of the CAGED system and how it helps to learning classical guitar pieces. So how does learning a box shape system, normally associated with rock guitar and improvisation help us learn classical guitar pieces? That is what this lesson will continue to explore using another segment from AgustinRead More…

cgrocks CAGED system

CAGED System: E Shape

This lesson delves into the E shape of the CAGED system and how it helps to learning classical guitar pieces. So how does learning a box shape system, normally associated with rock guitar and improvisation help us learn classical guitar pieces? That is what this lesson will continue to explore using another segment from AgustinRead More…