Watch the Sweep Picking Essentials online guitar lesson by Scott Allen from Sweep Picking Essentials

Welcome to Sweep Picking Essentials! Here we'll cover the fundamentals of both arpeggios as well as the sweep picking technique. Whether you have been doing sweep picking for a while, or have heard about it but never tried it, this course has something for you. We will cover triad arpeggios, 7th chord arpeggios, extended arpeggios, using hammer-ons with sweep picking, developing speed, and much more. The concepts we cover will be similar to those found in the styles of the great sweep picking rockers such as: Yngwie Malmsteen, Marty Friedman, Jason Becker, Jeff Loomis, Chris Broderick, Richie Kotzen, Greg Howe, and many others. So sharpen your picks and get ready to burn! It's sweeping time!