Pat Metheny... Best Advice To Learn Jazz Guitar

Jun 29, 2020


If you were fortunate enough to get to take private jazz guitar lessons with Pat Metheny, what do you think would be the first thing he would ask you to do?

  • Arrange a solo guitar chord melody for a jazz standard?
  • Transcribe a famous solo?
  • Master all of your scales and arpeggios in every position of the fretboard?
  • Memorize all inversions of your basic drop 2 chords?
  • Read a theory book?

What do you think that Metheny would say is the absolute most important thing to your jazz guitar progress? I'm going to tell you what it is today, and I'm going to attach two PDFs and give you some ideas how you can accomplish it and begin applying it to your music and your playing to start seeing changes immediately and continue watching those changes grow and...

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