Jazz
The Ultimate Scale/Arpeggio LessonThe Ultimate Scale/Arpeggio Lesson
The 2nd edition of this book, retitled "THE FRETBOARD, Volume 1: Scales, Modes, and Arpe....
My Favorite Things - chord soloMy Favorite Things - chord solo
Jack Petersen got me star....
At Last - Performance with Erica BrookeAt Last - Performance with Erica Brooke
Here's a video a me playing guitar for Erica Brooke at an event in 2011.  Would have preferred the dancing man to have stayed in his seat, but what can you do - it comes with the job. &....
Jazz Chord Solo of Jesus Loves Me with LessonJazz Chord Solo of Jesus Loves Me with Lesson
Here's a chord solo arrangement I did of Jesus Loves Me. As I watch this video, I'm not impressed with my teaching. I go from hard chord to harder chord and say, "that's pretty ....
How To Play Walking Bass with Chords - Part 1How To Play Walking Bass with Chords - Part 1
Being able to lay down a nice bass line with your jazz chords is a great step in advancing your guitar playin....
How To Play Walking Bass with Chords - Part 2How To Play Walking Bass with Chords - Part 2
In this lesson I show you how to create a walking bass line where the chords last longer than 2 beats. Again,....
How Play ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE (chord solo)How Play ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE (chord solo)
Here's a jazz chord solo arrangement I did for
Darn That Dream - Chord SoloDarn That Dream - Chord Solo
  I took the late great Barry Galbraith's arrangement of Darn That Dream and pushed the tempo ....
Navigating ii-V-I Changes In JazzNavigating ii-V-I Changes In Jazz
This lesson shows you some patterns that will give you some ideas for playing over major ii-V-I changes in ja....
IcarusIcarus
I recorded this in 1982 on a Martin D-18.  If you'd like to learn the guitar part, we can do a Skype....
Jazz Guitar Intro #1Jazz Guitar Intro #1
Here is a nice sounding - but easy to play - jazz guitar intro.   
Finger Independence And ControlFinger Independence And Control
This is an exercise that really helped me get my little finger to obey me. The 4 fingers are like children, a....
Jazz Ending #1Jazz Ending #1
Here is a simple, but nice sounding way to end a jazz tune.  Check out the other 3 jazz ending lessons o....
Jazz Ending #2Jazz Ending #2
Here is another nice way to end a jazz tune.
Jazz Ending #3Jazz Ending #3
Yet another way you can bring a jazz tune to an end...
Jazz Ending #4Jazz Ending #4
A still one more way you can end a jazz song...
NO ORDINARY LOVE - Sade coverNO ORDINARY LOVE - Sade cover
My band played this one at a recent gig. I propped up an iPhone to capture the video. Sorry the audio isn't better - its almost like an isolation track for guitar with a good amount of white....
Auld Lang SyneAuld Lang Syne
Happy New Year!  This is a nice chord arrangement of the traditional Scottish tune, Auld Lang Syne. ....
Big Band Rhythm GuitarBig Band Rhythm Guitar
This is from a gig I played with Tim Rushlow's Big Band.  Playing guitar in a big band is a bit uniq....
Misty (Chord Solo)Misty (Chord Solo)
Here's my tribute to NYC jazz guitarist Rick Stone. I never really cared for this tune (Misty) but when I heard Rick's arrangement....
Big Band Rhythm Guitar 2Big Band Rhythm Guitar 2
This is a video from a gig with Tim Rushlow's Big Band.  In a band like this the guitar locks in wit....