My Guitar Practice Routine 2017 – Technique: Open Triads, Quartal Arpeggios
We need to work on guitar technique, but at the same time, it is important not to get stuck with the same guitar technique exercises day after day. Having an ever-varying technique routine is a better way to help you prepare for jazz improvisation and practice guitar effectively.
Since my video on things you should include in your guitar practice routine. This video is discussing the Guitar Technique part of a practice schedule and is just an overview of what I work on. It is my version of the best way to practice guitar, but it is of course not the only way.
Some of the topics I cover are: 0:00 Intro (26-2) 0:22 What is a good Technique Schedule? 1:17 Do you have a good idea for an exercise? 1:45 Basic Coordination and warm up
3:49 Arpeggios across the neck 5:36 Triads Across the neck 7:28 Improvisation with Open voiced or Spread Triads 8:48 Steve Morse Exercise with open triads
9:39 Scale Practice 11:01 C melodic minor across the neck 11:25 Scales in position 12:06 Triads 14:14 Diatonic 7th chords
14:57 Basic intervals 16:15 Focus on different Right Hand Techniques