Watch the Motivic Development online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Blues Guitar Greatest Hits - Vol. 4

Motivic Development is a video guitar lesson presented by Robben Ford and is sourced from Blues Motif Revolution

When something is in the key of E, it's much more important to embrace open strings and use them in your playing. The open string notes make up the notes of the pentatonic scale in E, making them much easier to use. For this Freddy King inspired blues track we'll do exactly that, making use of both the open strings and the pentatonic scale, harnessing the rhythm of the track and building a motif.