Greg Howe,a renowned master of jazz, rock, funk, blues, and fusion styles, covers a variety of subjects ranging from melodic warm-up exercises to some of his favorite licks in this one-hour lesson. You’ll be guided through techniques such as alternate picking, 3-octave scales, and 4-note-per-string patterns with the help of on-screen tablature. You’ll also learn exciting 2-handed licks, how to use arpeggios, and other improvisational tools to help you create your own solos.
In his 30 year career, Greg Howe has produced, written and arranged ten solo instrumental studio albums along with two collaboration albums with Richie Kotzen of the Winery Dogs. In addition, Howe has contributed to a long list of albums/records by other artists.
Howe has also developed a solid reputation as a technical innovator, particularly for his strong utilization of tapping, unusual time signatures and his "hammer-on from nowhere" legato method. His self-titled debut album "Greg Howe" is ranked tenth best shred album of all time by Guitar World Magazine.