Sample Jazz Guitar Lessons

Andreas Oberg Jazz Guitar Lessons show all lessons

Guitar Basics

  • Introduction and Tuning the Guitar
  • Finding Your Way Around the Fretboard
  • How to Use a Pick
  • Basic Chord Shapes: Major
  • Basic Chord Shapes: Minor
  • Applying Major and Minor Chord Shapes
  • Basic Chord Shapes: Rock Chords
  • Basic Chord Shapes: Bar Chords
  • Basic Chord Shapes: 7th Chords
  • Using 7th Chords
  • The Major Scale Part 1
  • The Major Scale Part 2
  • Pentatonic Scales Part 1
  • Pentatonic Part 2: Minor 7 Flat 5
  • The Minor 7th Arpeggio
  • The Dominant 7th Arpeggio
  • The Minor 7 Flat 5 Arpeggio
  • The Major 7th Arpeggio

Tricks & Techniques

  • Vibrato, Slides, and Hammer-Ons
  • Bending Strings
  • Indian-Flavored Exotic Bends
  • Soloing: 12 Bar Minor Blues Part 1
  • Soloing: 12 Bar Minor Blues Part 2
  • Soloing: 12 Bar Regular Blues
  • Bossa Nova (Fingerstyle)
  • Funky Rhythms
  • Shuffle Rhythm and Tremolo
  • Drop D Tuning
  • Stacked 4th Chords
  • Sweep Picking Technique
  • Introduction to Octaves
  • Benson's Octaves
  • Double Stops
  • Harmonics Part 1
  • Harmonics Part 2: Harp Harmonics
  • Fingerstyle Part 1
  • Fingerstyle Part 2: Slow Demonstration
  • Fingerstyle Part 3: Fast Demonstration
  • Bonus Soloing
  • Metrical Modulations
  • Open Triads
  • Open Triads with Approach Notes
  • Technique Introduction
  • Technique Part 1
  • Technique Part 2
  • Technique Part 3
  • Melodic and Rhythmic Motifs
  • Andreas Picking Technique Part 1
  • Andreas Picking Technique Part 2
  • Ghost Notes
  • Warming Up
  • Comping with 3rds and 7ths

Jazz Basics

  • Introduction to Jazz Guitar
  • Introduction to Modes
  • Modes Overview
  • Ionian Mode Part 1
  • Ionian Mode Part 2: With Chromatics
  • Dorian Mode Part 1
  • Dorian Mode Part 2: With Approach Notes
  • Phrygian Mode
  • Lydian Mode
  • Mixolydian Approach and Bebop Scale
  • Aeolian Mode
  • Locrian Mode
  • Mode Improvisation Examples
  • Tritone Substitutions
  • Outlining Changes
  • 2-5-1 Progression
  • 2-5-1-6 Progression
  • 2-5-1 and 2-5-1-6 Comping
  • Scat Vocals Jazz and Blues
  • Jazz Blues Chord Substitutions Part 1
  • Jazz Blues Chord Substitutions Part 2
  • Chord Soloing Part 1
  • Chord Soloing Part 2
  • Walking Bass
  • Combining Chords and Walking Bass
  • Adding Chromatics to Your Vocabulary Part 1
  • Adding Chromatics to Your Vocabulary Part 2
  • Singing While Practicing Part 1
  • Singing While Practicing Part 2
  • Turnaround Licks
  • Staccato Phrasing
  • Playing Ahead or Behind the Beat
  • Coloring of Chord Shapes Part 1
  • Coloring of Chord Shapes Part 2
  • Coloring of Chord Shapes Part 3
  • Coloring of Chord Shapes Part 4
  • Thoughts on Fingerings
  • Strong and Weak Beats
  • Rhythmic Comping
  • Approaching Changes Part 1
  • Approaching Changes Part 2
  • Approaching Changes Part 3

Jazz Advanced

  • Melodic Minor Scale
  • Dorian Flat 9
  • Lydian Sharp 5
  • Lydian Flat 7
  • Mixolydian Flat 6
  • Locrian Natural 9
  • Superlocrian (Altered Scale)
  • Harmonic Minor
  • Mixolydian Flat 2 Flat 6
  • Lydian Sharp 9
  • Chord Melody
  • "Autumn Leaves" Chord Progression
  • Reharmonization
  • Symmetrical Augmented Scale
  • Coltrane Changes and "Giant Steps"
  • Soloing Over "Giant Steps"
  • Superimposed Triads
  • Soloing With Pentatonics 1
  • Soloing With Pentatonics 2
  • Superimposing Sus-Triads Part 1
  • Superimposing Sus-Triads Part 2
  • Superimposing Chromatic Approach
  • Diminished Scales Part 1
  • Diminished Scales Part 2
  • Selected Modes of Harmonic Major
  • Lydian Sharp 9 Sharp 5
  • Cluster Voicings
  • Analyzing Tunes Part 1
  • Analyzing Tunes Part 2
  • Minor 6 Pentatonic and Whole Tone Pentatonic
  • The Whole Tone Scale Part 1
  • The Whole Tone Scale Part 2
  • Block Chords: Harmonizing the Scale Part 1
  • Block Chords: Harmonizing the Scale Part 2

Gypsy Guitar

  • Introduction to Gypsy Jazz
  • Gypsy Jazz Fingerings
  • Gypsy Guitar: The Instrument
  • Gypsy Jazz Chord Shapes
  • Gypsy Rhythm Swing Part 1
  • Gypsy Rhythm Swing Part 2
  • Gypsy Rhythm Fills
  • Gypsy Rhythm Bossa/Rhumba Part 1
  • Gypsy Rhythm Bossa/Rhumba Part 2
  • Gypsy Rhumba Improvisation
  • Gypsy Picking Part 1: Basics
  • Gypsy Picking Part 2: Descending
  • Minor 6 Arpeggio and Ornaments
  • Diminished Arpeggios and Solo Demonstration
  • Gypsy Backbeat
  • Advanced Picking Exercises Part 1
  • Advanced Picking Exercises Part 2
  • Django's Chromatic Run
  • Whole Tone Scales and Patterns
  • Tritone Subs, Half Tone Bends and Practice Routines
  • Circle of Dominant Chords
  • Django's 1-6-2-5 Approach
  • Rhythm Changes
  • Discussion with Gonzalo Bergara: Gypsy Guitars
  • Discussion with Gonzalo Bergara: Django Reinhardt
  • Gonzalo Lick Part 1
  • Gonzalo Lick Part 2
  • Gonzalo Lick Part 3

Lick Breakdowns

  • Double-Stops Lick Breakdown
  • Melodic Minor Lick Breakdown
  • "Song For My Father" Lick Breakdown
  • Benson Style Lick Breakdown
  • Lick Breakdown: "There is No Greater Love"
  • Lick Breakdown: Sweeping Lick by Frank Gambale
  • Lick Breakdown: Sweeping Lick by Bireli Lagrene
  • Chord Lick: Mike Stern Style
  • Lick Breakdown: Gypsy Triplet Run
  • Triplet Lick From Gonzalo Bergera
  • September Blues Lick 1
  • September Blues Lick 2
  • September Blues Lick 3
  • Triplet Lick
  • Outside Lick

 

  • Outlining Changes

    Jazz Basics

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    Gypsy Guitar

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    Gypsy Guitar

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    Tricks and Techniques

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