Category Archives: Expressing the Notes

In this category we look at what we can do to give notes expression. We cover important things like bending the notes, slides, hammer-ons and pulling off notes. The best places in the patterns to bend notes, common bends and less common bends. We look at where individual players prefer to make bends and finally we start to look at dyads as a separate topic.

Albert King Style

The Albert King Style is deceptively straight forward but also hard to replicate convincingly. This is due in part to the fact that Albert King used an unconventional tuning and strung his guitar upside down. This means that if you wish to follow what he was doing it presents problems when playing with conventional tunings and strings.

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