Watch the Dominant Soloing 1: 3 online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Bluesology 1
The first 4 bar phrase of the blues (I-IV-I-I) will be discussed in this lesson. Notes to target and those to avoid while playing over the changes will be demonstrated. This will give you the opportunity to hear the relative strength or weakness of a pitch.
If you find yourself in a rut or have a favorite riff you would like to play over different changes you will find some valuable tips on how to modify those licks.
An analysis of the V7 chord in relation to the blues scale will be presented in order to make you aware of which tones to target and those to avoid.