September 21st, 2009

Get Music Stand!

Greensleeves
memorize the first phrase

Doo-Wop

RH Burst ex 1
through #10

RH Velocity
i m walking

make a copy of "I've been Working on the Railroad"
Bring it for next lesson

Aura Lee
memorize entire page

September 21st, 2009

One by U2
intro riff
hammer on exercise

finger 2-3 chords
f maj 7

transitions

September 15th, 2009

M+M by Blink email me the song!

Another Brick in the Wall
bottom of page one is wrong,
figure out the correct way!

Redemption Song

RH Velocity
140x4

Fixed Finger #2
slow - all fingers

It's a Mistake
http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/m/men_at_work/its_a_mistake_tab.htm

Overkill
http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/c/colin_hay/overkill_tab.htm

We Didn't Start the Fire
memorize last two stanzas
memorize first words of every stanza

http://www.teacheroz.com/fire.htm

Stray Cat Strut
learn all 3 riffs
ending chord

Last of the American Girls

September 15th, 2009

Spider Dance
count! 1 2 1 2 1 2 3
200x1, 216x1, 232x1

RH Velocity 84x4

Fixed Finger ex 2

Odair’s Favourite Drill LH

C Major Scale
Rhythm Patterns
80x2

Barre Chords
6 string
5 string

Overkill

Land Down Under

Warning

September 15th, 2009

Willow

RH velocity
80x4
90x4
104x4

Legato!

D Major Scale
all rhythms
80x1

D Major Arpeggio (D F# A)
60x1

A7 Arpeggio (A C# E G)
40x1

Bagatelle
Memorize
80x2

Country Dance

Can't Buy Me Love

descending slurs
2-1, 3-2, 4-3
60x1

Across the Universe

September 15th, 2009

Bring Acoustic!

RH Velocity
50x4
64x4

Fixed Finger #2

IVY
start to get it under your fingers

Big Bad World One
http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/j/jonathan_coulton/big_bad_world_one...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VZub4Ci1D8

Hard Day's Night by the Beatles
Bm - Barre Chord

September 15th, 2009

top tuner at eye level
use pillow and footstool

Brouwer Etude #6
entire piece!

new arpeggio
pami pami

Find a good warmup
RH - Carlevaro #1-1, 1-2
RH Velocity #7
80x4

LH -
Fixed Finger #1

Skeleton

30 minutes practice in the morning

September 15th, 2009

Top Tuning peg at eye level

RH Velocity
120x2

Fixed Finger #2
fingers 2 & 1, 3 &2, 4&3, 4&2

Fool on the Hill
Chords & Notes
remember key signature
say notes outloud
write out notes for 2nd half

Andantino
get back under the fingers!
learn 2nd half

September 15th, 2009

Get input jack fixed
I suggest going to Gryphon Strings

http://www.gryphonstrings.com/

Purple Haze
104, 112, 120, 132

I Want you to Want me
Notes

RH Velocity
54x4
Place RH palm on Strings
Freestroke

Love me Do
1. with Barre Chords
2. regular chords

Feel the Fret!

C major Scale 1st position
Freestroke
104x1
Rhythms Patterns
4 CCCC DDDD
31 CCCD EEEF
hollow C--D E--F
13 CDDD EFFF
hollow CD-- EF--
22 CCDD EEFF
hollow C-D- E-F-
211 CCDE FFGA
hollow C-DE F-GA
121 CDDE FGGA
hollow CD-E FG-A
112 CDEE FGAA
hollow CDE- FGA-
1111 CDEF GABC

September 15th, 2009

Get a 3 ring binder for all your music!

RH Velocity
84x4

Barre Chords
6 string
5 string

Just Like Heaven
practice chord transitions
Barre Chords on 5th string

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5StFADI9NM

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/c/cure/just_like_heaven_ver6_tab.htm

Close to Me
Strumming patterns

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIDeUssDFE0

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/c/cure/close_to_me_crd.htm

A Minor Pentatonic
Rhythm Patterns

Finger independence #2

Land Down Under
Use all Barre Chords!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNT7uZf7lew