Watch the Fingerstyle 3 online guitar lesson by Joe Dalton from 50 Country Guitar Licks You MUST Know

Playing the patterns is nice and lays a nice pad, but i'ts good to link chords together. This helps with transitions and smoothing out the whole sound. The harmonies here are tenths. This is not a new sound to your ear. The bass movement is simply walking up the scale from one chord to the next. The melody line is simply a parallel scalar line.