Master List of All Supplemental Content at Guitar Lessons Ithaca

The following is a list of titles that may be used as supplement to or replacement of a lesson.

Last updated 23 September 2021

Basic Mechanics and 4-Finger Exercise

Bass, C major scale exercises

Blues, 12 bar shuffle riff

Blues, part 1

Blues, part 2

Blues, part 3

Blues, part 4, 2 backing tracks

Bonus: Improvisation by Mildred Portney Chase

Bonus: Effortless Mastery

Bonus: How to Have Great Fun and Be Highly Productive While Practicing

Bonus: How to Teach Yourself to Implement and Integrate

Bonus: Just Being at the Guitar by Mildred Portney Chase

Bonus: Make it Stick – the fastest ways to learn

Chart Reading Symbols

Chord Switching, basic

Chord Switching, basic, play-alongs, part 1 G, C, D

Chord Switching, basic, play-alongs, part 2 Am plus G, C, D

Chord Switching, basic, play-alongs, part 3, Em plus Am, G, C, D

Chord Switching, basic, play-alongs, part 4: various songs

Chord-Melody, Art of Solo Guitar

Chords, 5 basic chord types

Chords, 9, 11, 13 chords

Chords, 9 & 13 voicings – major, dominant, & minor – all shapes

Chords, add9 chords

Chords, Barre Chords, part 1 – “E” shapes

Chords, Barre Chords, part 2 – “A” shapes

Chords, Barre Chords, part 3 – finale

Chords, Breakdown by Jack Johnson

Chords, CAGED Embellishments, part 1, short introduction – “In That Moment”

Chords, CAGED Embellishments, part 2, intro lesson

Chords, CAGED Embellishments, part 3, video demonstration

Chords, CAGED Embellishments, part 4, implementing

Chords, Common Chord Progressions

Chords, embellishing “E” and “A” shape barre chords

Chords, extensions, 6ths & 9ths

Chords, funk voicings

Chords, Inversions, part 1, Tears in Heaven

Chords, Inversions, part 2, major and minor inversions on E & A strings

Chords, Learning the F chord

Chords, Open String Chord Hybrids

Chords, Putting in the Bar Lines

Chords, Triads, part 1, all 5 shapes and implementing

Chords, Triads, part 2, embellishing

Chords, Triads, part 3, minor triads

Chords, triads, part 4, voice leading

Chords, ultimate guide to voicings for advanced chords

Chords, Voicings, Jam Tracks, Govan, part 1

Chords, Voicings, Jam Tracks, Govan, part 2

Chords, Voicings, Jam Tracks, Govan, part 3

Chords, Voicings, Jam Tracks, part 4, r&b and gospel loops

Commuter Audio: Developing Rhythmic Coordination

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, introduction

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 1, the major scale intervals

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 2, the minor scale intervals

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 3, applications

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 4, live classes

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 5, transcribing 2 songs

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 6, transcribing more songs

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 7, transcribing even more songs

Commuter Audio: Ear Training, part 8, transcribing chords

Commuter Audio: Fun with the Metronome

Commuter Audio: More Fun with the Metronome

Commuter Audio: Music and Life

Commuter Audio: Music Appreciation

Commuter Audio: Music Theory Essentials

Directional & Economy Picking – part 1 – intro & 2s and 3s

Directional & Economy Picking – part 2 – using combinations other than 2s and 3s

Directional & Economy Picking – part 3 – multi-position shifts

Directional & Economy Picking – part 4 – scale patterns in 4/4

Directional & Economy Picking – part 5 – full scale turnaround combinations

Directional & Economy Picking – part 6 – directional picking

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, Alternating Bass, Downward Arpeggio play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, Alternating Bass, Inner-Outer play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, Alternating Bass, Outer-Inner play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, Alternating Bass, Pinch play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, book volume I

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, downward arpeggio play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, inner-outer play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, outer-inner play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, pinch play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, ring finger variations, downward arpeggio play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, ring finger variations, inner-outer play-alongs

Fingerstyle, Travis Picking, ring finger variations, pinch play-alongs

Free Play

Fretboard Theory, 2 Ways to Streamline CAGED

Fretboard Theory, Arpeggios, 7th chords

Fretboard Theory, Arpeggios, Major and Minor Triads

Fretboard Theory, audio and pdf

Fretboard Theory, CAGED system, introduction and overview

Fretboard Theory, CAGED system, Why Learn the CAGED system?

Fretboard Theory, Intro to

Fretboard Theory, Live Lessons

Fretboard Theory, playing harmonized scales using fretboard theory

Fretboard Theory, Taking CAGED through the Circle of Fifths

Jam Tracks, 8 Jam Tracks

Jam Tracks, Famous Songs, Part 1

Jam Tracks, Famous Songs, Part 2

Jam Tracks, Guthrie Govan 1

Jam Tracks, Guthrie Govan 2

Jam Tracks, Guthrie Govan 3

Jam Tracks, How to Use

Jazz Analyzing Tunes

Jazz Arpeggios

Jazz Guide Tones

Jazz Motifs

Jazz, following the form in

Jazz, Melodic Minor

Jazz, Memorizing Tunes

Jazz, Voice Leading

Master Class, “Practice Geometrically, Progress Exponentially”

Master List of All Virtual Lessons, Commuter Audio and Bonus Items

Melodic Minor: Not Just for Jazz

Modes, part 1

Modes, part 2

Modes, part 3

Modes, part 4, creating your own modal backing tracks

Modes, part 5, dorian and mixolydian workouts

Music Theory, 101

Music Theory, Chords, The Intervals of Chords, part 1, spelling chords

Music Theory, Chords, The Intervals of Chords, part 2, chords and their intervals

Music Theory, Chords, The Intervals of Chords, part 3, live video class

Music Theory, Circle of Fifths

Music Theory, Common Scales & Their Intervals

Music Theory, Essentials of

Music Theory, Using Theory to Navigate Major and Minor Pentatonics

Practice Tracker

Reading, Brent Block book

Reading, David Oakes Book, 16th note etude, p. 45

Reading, famous classical pieces

Reading, Hal Leonard

Reading, How to Read Music, part 1

Reading, How to Read Music, part 2

Reading, How to Read Music, part 3

Reading, Mel Bay book 1

Reading, Mel Bay book 2

Reading, supplemental play-alongs

Rhythm, Feeling the Afro-Cuban 6/8 Clave on Guitar

Rhythm, for the rhythmically challenged

Rhythm, Generator

Rhythm, How to Feel Half-Note Triplets

Rhythm, Playing at Tempo Extremes

Rhythm, Playing Rhythmically

Rhythm, secrets of rhythm guitar

Rhythm, secrets of rhythm guitar, part 2: clave

Rhythm, starting and ending phrases on certain beats

Rhythm, versatility workout

Rhythm, versatility, intro to

Rhythm, workout for rhythm guitar

Riffs

Singing and Playing, How to Sing and Play at the Same Time

Singing and Playing, Using Capos Effectively

Soloing, 6ths

Soloing, Advanced Guitar Tips

Soloing, alternate picking, part 1, introduction

Soloing, alternate picking, part 2: scale patterns and 3- and 4- note play-alongs

Soloing, Blues Scale

Soloing, Contour Shifts

Soloing, Creating a Groove with CAGED minor chords

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, Combining Elements

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, Double-Stops

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, Slides

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, String Bends

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, String Bends, Licks that Integrate

Soloing, Embellishments to the Pentatonics, Vibrato

Soloing, Embellishments, Expressive Elements

Soloing, Embellishments, Expressive Elements workout

Soloing, How to Build a Solo

Soloing, How to Really Practice the CAGED system and pentatonics

Soloing, Legato Playing

Soloing, Licks, Blues

Soloing, Licks, Easy

Soloing, Licks, Repeatable

Soloing, Major Pentatonics as they fit with CAGED

Soloing, major scales

Soloing, major scales, 3 notes per string

Soloing, major scales, continuous 8th note exercise around circle of fifths

Soloing, melodic soloing overview

Soloing, Minor Pentatonics as they fit with CAGED

Soloing, minor scales, part 1: introduction

Soloing, minor scales, part 2: implementation

Soloing, Mixing Minor and Major Pentatonics, part 1 – intro

Soloing, MIxing Minor and Major Pentatonics, part 2 – live video class

Soloing, Mixing Minor and Major Pentatonics, part 3 – create your own licks

Soloing, MIxing Minor and Major Pentatonics, part 4 – licks

Soloing, MIxing Minor and Major Pentatonics, part 5 – combined scale workout

Soloing, Pathways, part 1, Minor

Soloing, Pathways, part 2, Major

Soloing, Pathways, part 3, implementing

Soloing, Patterns

Soloing, Phrasing, introduction to

Soloing, Phrasing, packet

Soloing, Phrasing, using 8th displacement

Soloing, rhythms for slow 12/8 feel

Soloing, single note “CAGED” finale

Soloing, Tension & Release

Soloing, the 4 Ingredients of Improvising

Soloing, Toggling between 2 pentatonic scales

Soloing, Uses of the Pentatonics, advanced

Soloing, Uses of the Pentatonics, basic

Songwriting, Part 1 – Introduction

Songwriting, Part 2 – Using Harmonized Scales

Songwriting, Part 3 – application of harmonized scales, bridges, song form and bass lines

Songwriting, Part 4 – applications

Songwriting, Part 5 – rhythmic aspects of melody-writing

Songwriting, Part 6 – Harmonizing a Melody

Songwriting, Part 7 – How to Create Riffs with Open Strings

Strumming, part 1, basic strums summary

Strumming, part 2, packet of 4/4 strums

Strumming, part 3, other time signatures and feels

Strumming, part 4, syncopation

Strumming, part 5, advanced strums from fakebook

Strumming, part 6, anticipation & delayed resolution

Strumming, part 7, funk rhythm guitar

Strumming, part 8, syncopation/ Partido Alto

Student Goal Setting Resources

Student Long-Term Planning and Goal-Setting

Student Long-Term Planning and Goal-Setting, Level II

Tab Lesson 1

Tab Lesson 13

Tab Lesson 14-19

Tab Lesson 2

Tab Lesson 4

Tab Lesson 5

Tab Lesson 9

Tab Lesson for Beginners: Easy and Fun Progressions

Transcribing, chords and melody, advanced level

Transcribing, chords and melody, beginner level

Transcribing, chords and melody, intermediate level

Transcribing, chords, beginner level

Transcribing, chords, intermediate level, part 1

Transcribing, chords, intermediate level, part 2

Transcribing, melody

Z – 3 types of blank fretboard diagrams & tab paper