Watch the 5 Shapes Of Freedom online guitar lesson by Dweezil Zappa from Dweezology: Fretboard Freedom

The first thing we’re going to look at is the infamous pentatonic box, and how to escape it. By breaking down the pentatonic scale into two note segments, we can create new shapes to move around the fretboard. I’ll demonstrate the Five Shapes of Freedom—getting us out of the box and to the next octave, starting anywhere on the neck.