Modes for Guitar: Private Lessons Series [With CD (Audio)] (Musicians Institute: Private Lessons)
Aspired to by the many, but understood by the few, the art of soloing with the diatonic modes has challenged and baffled guitarists for many years. This book is a step-by-step guide to expanding your tonal vocabulary through modal improvisation. Features a complete and thorough hands-on explanation of the Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Mixolydian, Lydian, Aeolian and Locrian scales. Also covers superimpositions, patterns, progressions and a reliable catalogue of real licks to get you going in no time. The accompanying CD reatures over 80 full-band backing tracks to further inspire your confidence and creativity.