Top studio, touring and recording artist, Jeff Scheetz cooked up five essential formulas for busting out of that proverbial rut. Spinning your wheels with those same old pentatonic licks? No worries … sprinkle a little of Jeff’s “secret sauce” into your blues-rock bag for ear-to-ear grins! Scheetz travels the world over demonstrating his “secret sauce” in private standing-room-only clinics. The collection of blues-rock video guitar lessons in Jeff’s Blues Rock: Secret Sauce course equips you with five essential concepts and techniques that you can apply in any blues-rock setting.
Blues Rock: Secret Sauce teaches you how to slip “outside” and back again and how to incorporate and pull off intervallic lines in your solos. You’ll also learn the ins and outs of dynamic phrasing, melodic playing and modal playing — all with an emphasis on how to create and play tasty, original solos and comps. Ready to bust that rut and majorly spice up your blues-rock bag? Grab a stool at the counter and pour a few heaping servings of Blues Rock: Secret Sauce on your plate! Blues Rock: Secret Sauce is optimized for solid intermediate to early-advanced players and is presented across 2 CD-ROMs (Windows and Mac compatible), features 40 full-length video lessons, text overviews, practice tracks, standard notation and interactive Power Tab so you can “see” and “hear” the tab and notation played out at any tempo. TrueFire’s video lesson player features zoom, frame advance, looping and other instructional functions.
Five blues rock instrumentals are broken up into four rhythm and four solo lessons. 40 video lessons in all.
The rhythm lessons demonstrate the parts, then presents and examines the “secret sauce” for that part.
The solo lessons demonstrate the solos, then breaks them down, emphasizing the “secret sauce” elements.
Each pair of lessons (rhythm and solo) feature a corresponding backing track to practice over.
Text descriptions provide overviews of the tune along with recipes for creating your own “secret sauce”.
Interactive Power Tab is included so you can see, hear and slow down tablature and notation.
About Your Instructor
Jeff Sheetz has released 8 CDs. His name is on the Ernie Ball Super Slinky string package. Hes written a guitar instructional book and CD, released an instructional video, and a live video. He has shot 6 video courses for Truefire. He has toured the US, Europe and Mexico, and performed over 300 guitar clinics worldwide for Yamaha guitars. He has been featured in Guitar, Guitar Player, Guitar School, and Guitar World magazines, as well as numerous magazines in Japan and Europe. He is endorsed by Ernie Ball strings, Overture guitars, Spectraflex cables, Avlex mics, and Pro Stage Gear. He was listed in the top 100 Gifted Guitarists in 2011. His music can be heard everywhere from Toyota and Chevrolet commercials, to being a staple on “All my Children”! He has shared the stage with ZZ top, the Scorpions, Eric Johnson, Steve Vai and many more. His dog Towser is the two time Missouri State Frisbee dog Champion, and a world qualifier.