This 30-day program for precision covers drills and exercises for developing alternate picking speed and coordination. Doug Marks created this program to improve his own technique and found it so effective that he made it available to our students.
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This information is what you’ve been missing. Recognizing note names is the key to understanding theory, reading standard notation, and communicating
Sweep Pick Mechanics is a comprehensive guide to sweep picking. It covers basic to advanced techniques taught on an interactive DVD and digital download. Players who are new to sweep arpeggios will achieve perfect technique with each note sounding clear and audible at even lightning fast speeds.
Classic Guitar Licks – the Building Blocks of Lead
Classic Guitar Licks is a toolkit for lead guitar. It includes everything needed to create amazing sounding leads. Use it to construct your own original lead compositions or improvise “on the fly” using these techniques.
This program was formerly called “Speed Kills 2010” and includes additional instruction for techniques taught in Speed Kills 1 and Speed Kills 2.
Sarah Spisak’s Metal Riffology is a two-hour double disc DVD program and available by video download. The download version of this course includes everything
This is the 2007 version of the course and features Stages One through Six. It was followed by the 2017 version.
Learn to play three complete songs by Michael Angelo Batio- “No Boundaries”, “Hands Without Shadows” and “The Finish Line”.
Sixteen of our most popular programs have been selected to provide a comprehensive course of study. You will receive a variety of lessons from our panel of esteemed instructors covering the theory and techniques of riffing and soloing.
Music theory is a powerful tool for mastering your instrument, but learning it can seem difficult, boring and frustrating. This three-volume course is a fun and simple approach to learning scales, modes and intervals and applying them to rock, blues and metal.
Learn to play and write great metal riffs in this three-volume package.