When minor pentatonic becomes the blues scale
This lesson will introduce the most essential scale to an improviser and understand how it is built and how it differs from the minor pentatonic. The lesson will look at ways of practicing this scale to ensure familiarity and dexterity.
Topics covered in this lesson:
The blues scale; fundamentals of the scale
The blues scale in D
Practice patterns (one octave, two octaves, swung, groupings)