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Johnny Hiland – Chicken Pickin' Guitar

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    Introduction & Tuning

    Johnny Hiland welcomes you to the course and shows the tuning of his guitar.

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    Chicken Pickin' Rhythm (examples 1-6)

    Johnny gets right to it with some Chicken Pickin' rhythm.

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    Influences (examples 7-12)

    In this video, Johnny talks about his playing influences.

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    Hi-Lo, Lo-Hi Pattern (examples 13-22)

    Johnny plays some hi-lo and lo-hi patterns.

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    Performance

    Johnny and the band play a song.

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    Chicken Pickin' Solo Licks (examples 23-30)

    In this video, Johnny show some steel guitar bending licks, string bends behind the nut, and some open string licks.

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    Gear

    Johnny shows off the gear he is using in the course.

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    End Performance

    Johnny and the band play one last song.

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Hangout and take a lesson with one of Nashville's true guitar stars, Johnny Hiland! Johnny takes you through some key aspects of his country playing style and techniques including chicken pickin', double-stops, pedal steel licks, pick-and-finger hybrid picking, banjo rolls and lots more.

For even more fun, he's also joined by Arlen Roth, Bill Holloman, and Shannon Ford for some truly memorable band jam segments.

See why Johnny Hiland has been named in “Best of” lists in the guitar world including being named one of the “Top 5 Best Chicken Pickers” by Gibson.com, one of the “50 Fastest Guitarists of All Time” by Guitar World Magazine and, most recently, named one of the “Top 3 Country Guitarists” in the 2017 Vintage Guitar Magazine Readers Poll.


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DivRecMike
Submitted 3 months ago

Luv these old videos!

Obviously, this video is a little long in the tooth, and was originally in a different format - but, there are still some wonderful guitar tips in here and Mr. Hiland is too good!!!

I am a: Semi-Pro, Professional, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Mastering Facility, Logic Pro


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DivRecMike
Submitted 3 months ago

Luv these old videos!

Obviously, this video is a little long in the tooth, and was originally in a different format - but, there are still some wonderful guitar tips in here and Mr. Hiland is too good!!!

I am a: Semi-Pro, Professional, Musician, Producer, Audio Engineer, Mastering Facility, Logic Pro

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

Johnny Hiland has been named in “Best of” lists in the guitar world including being named one of the “Top 5 Best Chicken Pickers” by Gibson.com, one of the “50 Fastest Guitarists of All Time” by Guitar World Magazine and, most recently, named one of the “Top 3 Country Guitarists” in the 2017 Vintage Guitar Magazine Readers Poll. In addition, Johnny has played on records for artists such as Ricky Skaggs, Toby Keith, Hank III, Trick Pony, Randy Travis, Janie Fricke, Lynn Anderson, Thom Bresh, Rodney Dillard, Rebecca Lynn Howard, The Ventures’ Nokie Edwards, and many others. He has performed on stage with artists such as Steve Vai, G3, Les Paul, Joe Bonamassa, George Clinton and P-Funk, Hank Williams III, Ricky Skaggs, Sammy Hagar, Ted Nugent, Joe Satriani, John Jorgenson, Nokie Edwards, Thom Bresh, Jack Pearson, the Kentucky Headhunters, Phil Keaggy, Brent Mason, and many others. Plus, he has appeared several times on the legendary Grand Ole Opry.

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    Johnny Hiland – Chicken Pickin' Guitar

    Hangout and take a lesson with one of Nashville's true guitar stars, Johnny Hiland! Johnny takes you through some key aspects of his country playing style and techniques including chicken pickin', double-stops, pedal steel licks, pick-and-finger hybrid picking, banjo rolls and lots more.

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Johnny Hiland – Chicken Pickin' Guitar is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 1 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Luv these old videos! Obviously, this video is a little long in the tooth, and was originally in a different format - but, there are still some wonderful guitar tips in here and Mr. Hiland is too good!!!
Date published: 2021-01-31
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