Watch the Turning Arpeggios Into Scales online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Jazz Guitar 6: Soloing Principles

Turning Arpeggios Into Scales - Overview is a video guitar lesson presented by Fareed Haque and is sourced from Bebop Improv Survival Guide.


As we mentioned earlier, this is one if the great benefits of an arpeggio based approach. No fancy Greek names needed. I see G7, arpeggiate G7, fill in to create multiple G7 scales….all using (and developing) my ear and simultaneously developing my own style.

Check it out! A scale for G7?? Gee , I dunno, how 'bout we call it a 'G7 Scale'. Yea, that oughta impress 'em. A scale for G7#5??? Hmmm, I'm thinking, thinking, thinking...Got it! Let's call it a 'G7#5 scale" Brilliant! Awesome! Total GENIUSNESS!!