Watch the Lick Vocabulary 25 online guitar lesson by Andy Aledort from Progressive Blues Power

Moving methodically up the board, 2nd/3rd position is next, illustrated using A minor pentatonic and the A blues scale. You will notice that, in many of these examples, I use similar phrasing as that built from open strings, in the pursuit of phrases that deliver the same kind of rolling, legato quality. After absorbing these phrases, try combining them with the open string riffs covered in the last chapter.

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