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Thinking Out Of The Box 1: Opening The Lid

with Ron Sayer

"Think out of the box" of the blues scale with former UK guitarist of the year Ron Sayer!

This course will give you great ideas on how to use new sounds and notes to make your playing more hip and edgy.

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For you get:

  • 12 lessons from the master!
  • Lifetime access to all video-lessons
  • EXCLUSIVE bonus PDF downloads of all riffs and licks
  • 3 camera angles to watch everything Ron is doing
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12 lessons · 69m 45s

Voted "Guitarist of the Year" by Guitarist Magazine, Ron Sayer has worked with Buddy Guy, John Mayall, Matt Schofield just to name a few.

In the first part of his course, Ron will teach you ways to improvise on the blues form that go beyond using the blues scale. First, you'll review some fundamental concepts and then get prepared for playing more outside notes. Includes tons of Ron's favorite tips & tricks, great licks and riffs, with downloadable tabs.

So get practicing! Start by signing-up & watching a few free videos below ...and don't hesitate to get in touch directly with Ron if you want feedback on your playing, just use the tutoring link on the right.

Lesson Plan

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Pentatonic And Blues Scale Shapes: A Review

A Different Pentatonic Shape!

Adding Flat 5th, Major 6th To The Pentatonic Scale

Mixing Major & Minor Pentatonics.

The Hybrid Blues Scale

Using double stops

Double Stops with passing notes

Ways To Play: 7th Chords

Ways To Play: 9th Chords

Cool chords

Student Reviews

He is awesome player and I am sure he can offer exactly what I am looking for. I would buy another course. As far as the quality and format- superb!

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Are you stuck with the course? Do you have a burning questions or want some feedback?

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  • Send a recording for feedback
  • Schedule a live video lesson

Ron Sayer

Ron Sayer is the consummate ‘Guitarist’s guitarist’. Influential in the careers of Oil Brown, Sol Philcox Mark Howes of Dove and many more, Ron has cemented himself on the UK Blues circuit.
In terms of achievements, Ron has been nominated for four awards in the British Blues Award; namely for the album ‘Better Side’, single ‘Don’t Make Me Stay’ and co-writing Oil Brown’s third album ‘Here I Am’ which landed two of the four awards.
He has also won the coveted Guitarist of The Year award, so you can be sure of mastering your guitar with none other than Ron Sayer Jr.

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