One of the tried and true best ways to get better at your solo playing is to share the stage with other musicians. So, why not share it with one of the most prolific soloists of this era?
In Robben Ford’s course, Trading Solos: Moody Blues, you’ll get just that opportunity; you’ll trade solos with the legendary Robben Ford!
Here are four video blues guitar soloing lessons from the course. For the full course, check out Robben Ford’s Trading Solos: Moody Blues on TrueFire!
Robben Ford Blues Guitar Lesson – Track 5: Bobby’s Blues – Overview
This track is a blues in the key of G, with a bit of a folky quality. Let’s take a listen.
Robben Ford Blues Guitar Lesson – Track 5: Bobby’s Blues – Comping Approach: Demo
Now we’ll look at three rhythm approaches we can use over this track. I’ve actually used this chord progression before in a TrueFire course – there’s something I really like about it; maybe the strumming and open strings. Next, I’ll show you a few licks you can use to solo over the progression taken from my soloing approach.
Robben Ford Blues Guitar Lesson – Track 5: Bobby’s Blues – Three Soloing Ideas: Demo
So, here’s three soloing approaches to wrap things up before we get into trading solos. Check ’em out, then head over to the playalong where I’ll put them into action.
Robben Ford Blues Guitar Lesson – Track 5: Bobby’s Blues – Track 5: Playalong
Let’s finish the course off by trading solos over this folksy blues track in G. I’ll start off by soloing, then it’s your turn to take over! Let’s get started.
Digging these free blues guitar soloing lessons? Check out Robben Ford’s full course, Trading Solos: Moody Blues.