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Instruments > Guitar > Blues Guitar with Keith Wyatt

Online Blues Guitar Lessons
with Keith Wyatt

Keith Wyatt has developed a rich library with hundreds of online blues guitar lessons. Students have unlimited access to the interactive blues course, which also includes backing tracks, tabs, and study materials. Learn the blues from a master of the genre.

 Classic blues to rockabilly  Boogie & shuffle exercises

 Learn to play with feeling  Walking bass & horn riffs

Keith Wyatt teaching online blues guitar lessons

What You'll Learn

What ultimately sets these online blues guitar lessons apart from other offerings is the ability to submit a video for review using the ArtistWorks Video Exchange Learning® platform. Keith reviews each submission and records a video response, offering specific guidance to take your playing to the next level. All students can access the Video Exchange library and watch each other’s interactions with Keith. This library is is constantly expanding and may contain the key to unlock your playing.

Top Quality Guitar Lessons

  • 100s of guitar lessons at your own pace
  • All levels and styles of playing welcome
  • Slow Motion & Looping on videos

About Keith Wyatt

Keith Wyatt fell in love with the blues as a teenager hearing Albert King's "The Sky Is Crying" for the first time. He has been deeply passionate about the genre ever since. Keith was on faculty at the Guitar Institute of Technology as Director of the Guitar program for 30 years. Since 1988, Keith has produced more than 20 instructional video courses with Hal Leonard, spanning beginner blues guitar lessons, roots guitar styles, and many other guitar methods. He has played guitar in LA roots rock group The Blasters since 1996, and collaborated with other iconic players like Albert Collins, Jack Bruce, and Ginger Baker. Keith has taught blues guitar lessons online at ArtistWorks since 2015.

Blues Guitar Lessons


Intro To Fundamental
Essential Chords
Notes On The Neck
Principles of Practice
Blues Changes
12 Bar Blues Progression
The Shuffle
Electric Blues Rhythm
Boogie Shuffle
Turnaround and Ending
Boogie Shuffle in Open Position
Miscellaneous Topics
Horn Riffs
12 Bar Variations
The Minor Pentatonic Scale
Essentials of Touch
Blue Notes
String Bending
12 Bar Key Center Soloing


Intro To Intermediate
Walking Bass
Expanding The Boogie
Bass Riffs
Riff Chords
Horn Riff Variations
Blues Arrangements: Intros and Endings
8 Bar Blues
16 Bar Blues
Blues Rhythm
Hybrid Picking
Miscellaneous Topics
Snap, Slap and Rake
Big Bends
Chord Tones
12 Bar Chord Tones
Pickup Phrases
Blues Melody
Phrasing With The 6th
Phrasing With The 9th
Blues Tonality
Exploring the Neck: The CAGED System
Pattern #4
Pattern #5
Pattern #1
Pattern #2
Pattern #3
Outside The Box


Introduction To Advanced
Slow Blues
Super Shuffle
Super Shuffle 2
Super Shuffle 3
Chicago Style: Melodic Rhythm
Double Stops 1
Double Stops 2
Soloing With Chords
Call and Response with Chord and Melody
Soloing On the Low Strings
Open Position Soloing
Using the Entire Neck
Miscellaneous Topics
Stretching Out
Tremolo Picking
Alternate Picking
Pedal Points
Chicken Pickin'
One Chord Solos
Minor Blues
Jump Blues
Boogie Chillen
Two Beat Blues
Self Accompaniment: Dead Thumb
Self Accompaniment: Alternating Bass
Other Inspirations
Uptown Blues 1
Uptown Blues 2
Uptown Blues 3

Beyond Classic Blues

Introduction To Beyond Classic Blues
Rock and Roll
New Orleans Rock and Roll
New Orleans Two Beat
Swamp Blues
Bo Diddley
Latin Blues
Soul/Funk Blues
Smooth Blues
Rhythm and Blues Ballads
Blues Rock - The Blasters "Dark Night"
Miscellaneous Topics

Introduction to Electric Slide

Introduction to Slide Guitar
The History of Slide Guitar
Choosing a Slide
Intonation & Vibrato
Picking Technique
Standard Tuning - Building Vocabulary
Standard Tuning - Call & Response: Shuffle in E
Standard Tuning - 12 Bar Soloing
Open D Tuning - Introduction
Open D Tuning - Phrasing
Open D Tuning - Soloing
Open G Tuning - Introduction
Open G Tuning - "Deadthumb" Rhythm
Open G Tuning - Slow Blues Soloing
Open G Tuning - Blues Rock Soloing

30 Day Challenge

30 Day Challenge - 2017 (Archive)
30 Day Challenge - 2018


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  • Unlimited Access to Lessons
  • Unlimited Access to Video Exchange Library
  • Up to 5 Video Submissions to Teacher
  • Music Theory Workshop
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Blues Guitar Certificate Course
  • 12 Weekly Lessons - 4 Skill Levels
  • Ear Training, Soloing, Reading Tab & more
  • 3 Quizzes & Video Exchanges Required
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