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10/21

Exploring the Blues, Part 4 (Descending Chromatic Turnarounds)
CATEGORY: Online Guitar Lessons
In today’s episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions,” Mike takes us deeper into his exploration of “The Blues” by introducing us to some commonly used descending chromatic turnarounds. Read On

10/07

Exploring the Blues, Part 3 (Approach Chords)
CATEGORY: Online Guitar Lessons
In today’s episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions,” Mike takes us deeper into his exploration of “The Blues” by introducing the use of “Approach Chords,” which are 1/2 steps meant to add a little interest to an otherwise standard blues progression. Read On

09/30

Exploring the Blues, Part 2 (Movable Chord Structures)
CATEGORY: Online Guitar Lessons
In today’s episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions,” Mike walks us through the “quick change” blues progression, and introduces us to some movable chords structures that offer a comfortable alternative to bar chords. Read On

09/23

Exploring the Blues, Part 1 (7th Chords)
CATEGORY: Online Guitar Lessons
In today’s episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions,” Mike leads us into his next section of videos focusing on “The Blues”… and in this video, Mike specifically targets blues progressions and dominant 7th chords. Read On

09/10

“Live Oak” by Tim May & Steve Smith
CATEGORY: Interviews
In this bonus episode of “Gurzi Guitar Sessions” Mike welcomes renowned pickers, Tim May (guitar) and Steve Smith (mandolin) for a quick interview and a performance of their original tune, “Live Oak” from their “Murder of Crows” album. Enjoy! Read On

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