Lead Guitar Lessons

 Lead Guitar Lessons

These Lead Guitar Lessons are more advanced than the intermediate and beginner lessons, but we will still keep them simplified to allow users to easily and fully comprehend the information. 

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We update our lessons page when applicable so we encourage you to check back often – you don’t want to miss out…

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Lesson #1 – Basic Lead Pattern #1   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #2 – The “Blues” Scale   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #3 – Triplets (open string triplets)   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #4 – Picking Exercise Using Lead Pattern #1   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #5 – The “Hammer-On” Technique   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #6 – “Tap Harmonics” – Basics   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #7 – The “Pull-Off” Technique   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #8 – The “E” String Trick (using the tuning peg)   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #9 – Blues Ending Riff – Basic   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #10 – The “Vibrato” Technique   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #11 – The “Trill” Several Variations Below 

Basic Trill Technique / Examples – VIDEO CLIP! 

The Trill – 1st and 2nd Fingers Only – VIDEO CLIP!

The Trill – 1st and 3rd Fingers Only – VIDEO CLIP!

The Trill – 1st and 4th Fingers Only – VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #12 – Chord “Trills” – Basic   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #13 – Two String Walk (diatonic 6ths)   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #14 – Bends (Octave Bends) Part 1   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #15 – Basic Tapping Lesson   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #16 – Blues Riff #2   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #17 – Lead Licks 1-4 Below (with Legend of Symbols) 

LEAD LICK #1 – VIDEO CLIP!      LEAD LICK #1 – HANDOUT!

LEAD LICK #2 – VIDEO CLIP!      LEAD LICK #2 – HANDOUT!

LEAD LICK #3 – VIDEO CLIP!      LEAD LICK #3 – HANDOUT!

LEAD LICK #4 – VIDEO CLIP!      LEAD LICK #4 – HANDOUT!

Legend of Symbols – VIDEO CLIP! 

Lesson #18 – Major Pentatonic Scale #5   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #19 – Major Scale #1   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #20 – Dorian Scale #1   VIDEO CLIP!      HANDOUT!

Lesson #21 – Toggle Switch “Trick”   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #22 – Harmonic Bend “Trick”   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #23 – Pull-Off Exercise   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #24 – Hammer-On Exercise   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #25 – Palm Muting / Lead Riff Example   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #26 – Minor Pentatonic Scale over a Chord Progression   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #27 – Major Pentatonic Scale over a Chord Progression   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #28 – Simple Picking Exercise Part 1   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #29 – Simple Picking Exercise Part 2   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #30 – Diatonic 3rds Picking Exercise   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #31 – Blues Scale over a Chord Progression   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #32 – Bending Strings / Half Steps   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #33 – Bending Strings / Whole Steps   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #34 – Arpeggio in “A” Major   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT!

Lesson #35 – Blues / Boogie Riff in “A” (A-D-E Progression)   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #36 – Blues / Boogie Chord Riff in “E”   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #37 – Palm Muting – Chords – Distorted   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #38 – Palm Muting – Chords – Clean   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #39 – Minor Pentatonic Scales (All) Down the Neck   VIDEO CLIP! 

Lesson #40 – Minor Pentatonic Scales (All) Back up the Neck   VIDEO CLIP!

Lesson #41 – Basic Down-Up-Down / Up-Down-Up Picking – Picking Sequence Example for 3-Note Exercises  VIDEO CLIP!   HANDOUT

Lesson #42 – Basic Down-Up-Down / Up-Down-Up Picking – Exercise   VIDEO CLIP!     HANDOUT

Lesson #43 – Bends – Various Types    VIDEO CLIP!

Let us know if there are any Lead Guitar Lessons (or subjects) that you would like to see covered, and we will do our best to add it to the collection of lessons above. 

Email all suggestions to  AVCSSGuitarWorld@gmail.com 

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