Watch the A Few Bowls Turkish 6 online guitar lesson by Tim Sparks from Post-Modern Fingerstyle Blues

Wrapping up the melody here, this clip demonstrates how the upper-register melody is voiced using a cross-picking mix of open and fretted strings. The harp-like quality of cross-picking allows some very unusual, gorgeous harmonies to emerge from within the Freygish scale.

The global influences that shape a post-modern palette come out in full color as we take off into the solo, where Middle Eastern scales mingle with tritones, whole tones, and more.

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