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Play Like Eric Clapton - The Ultimate Guitar Lesson

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Author: Chad Johnson

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Table of Contents

Introduction
About the Audio
Tale of the Tone
The Yardbirds
The Bluesbreakers
Cream
Blind Faith
Derek And The Dominos
Solo Career
Songs
Hide Away From Bluesbreakers With Eric Clapton, 1966
Hide Away
Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) From Wheels Of Fire, 1968
Cross Road Blues (CrossRoadS)
Badge From Goodbye, 1969
Badge
Bell Bottom Blues From Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs, 1970
Bell Bottom Blues
Tears In Heaven From Unplugged, 1992
Tears In Heaven
Essential Licks
Minor Pentatonic Scale
Major Pentatonic Scale
Composite Blues Scale
Essential Riffs
"Sunshine Of Your Love" From Disraeli Gears, 1967
"White Room" From, Wheels Of Fire, 1968
"Let It Rain" From Eric Clapton, 1970
"Layla" From Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs, 1970
"Cocaine" From Slowhand, 1977
"Lay Down Sally" From Slowhand, 1977
"Forever Man" From Behind The Sun, 1985
"Bad Love" From Journeyman, 1989
"Old Love" From Journeyman, 1989
"Change The World" Featured On The Motion Picture Soundtrack Phenomenon, 1996
Integral Techniques
Vibrato
String Bending
Tremolo Picking
Trills, Mordents & Turns
Repetitive Licks
Stylistic Dna
Lower Extension Boxes Of The Minor Pentatonic Scale
Starting With A Unison Bend
Use Of The Major 7th
♭3 – 1 – 4 – 1
Mixing Major And Minor Pentatonic Sounds
Repeated Groups Of Four In A Triplet Phrase
Index-Finger Bend Followed By Middle/ring Finger
Verses In Non-Related Keys
Must Hear
Must See
On DVD
On Youtube

Study the trademark songs, licks, tones, and techniques of the original guitar god, Eric Clapton. This comprehensive book and audio teaching method provides detailed analysis of Slowhand's gear, tone, techniques, styles, songs, licks, riffs, and much more. You'll learn everything you need to know about Clapton's legendary guitar playing, from the '60s blues-rock period to his solo career to Unplugged and beyond. Each book also includes a unique code that gets you access to online audio samples of all the music in the book. Songs covered include: Badge • White Room • Bell Bottom Blues • Change the World • Cocaine • Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) • Lay Down Sally • Layla • Sunshine of Your Love • Tears in Heaven • and more.

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Chad Johnson has authored over 40 instructional books for Hal Leonard Corporation, including The Hal Leonard Acoustic Guitar Method, Pentatonic Scales for the Guitar: The Essential Guide, Nirvana Guitar Signature Licks, All About Bass, Chops Builder for Guitar, and Guitarist's Guide to Scales Over Chords, to name but a few. He has toured and performed throughout the east coast in various bands and works as a session guitarist, composer, and recording engineer when not authoring or editing. He currently resides in Anna, TX (North Dallas), where he keeps busy with an active freelance career.

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    Study the trademark songs, licks, tones, and techniques of the original guitar god, Eric Clapton. This comprehensive book and audio teaching method provides detailed analysis of Slowhand's gear, tone, techniques, styles, songs, licks, riffs, and much more. You'll learn everything you need to know about Clapton's legendary guitar playing, from the '60s blues-rock period to his solo career to Unplugged and beyond. Each book also includes a unique code that gets you access to online audio samples of all the music in the book. Songs covered include: Badge • White Room • Bell Bottom Blues • Change the World • Cocaine • Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) • Lay Down Sally • Layla • Sunshine of Your Love • Tears in Heaven • and more.

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