VIDEO: Essentials guitar lesson: major pentatonic lead (TG247)

The 'other' pentatonic scale

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Scales aren't just for guitar grades. Learn two licks using that lesser known five-note shape: the major pentatonic scale

Indie lick

Southern rock lick

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Tutor: Chris Bird
Videographer: Martin Holmes

Download Total Guitar issue 247 for the accompanying tab and explanation - available in the UK and, digitally, worldwide via Newsstand for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch and Zinio ( from 28 October 2013.

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