Category Archives: Guitar Talk

Solving the Mystery of “The Zone”

We have all seen it. Quarterbacks completing pass after pass. Basketball players making shot after shot. Hockey goalies making save after save. We often say to ourselves, “they are on fire tonight” or “they are unconscious” or “they are in … Continue reading

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Fingerpicking 101 and Beyond Video Tutorial

In this instructional video, guitarist Richard W. Rossicone shows different right and left hand patterns to expand and improve your fingerpicking prowess.

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Modal Flavors Video Tutorial

Hey Everyone! Ready to spice up your lead playing a bit more and get your ear tuned up! Here I am demonstrating how different modes sound and feel over a droning open E note. The modes I use all have … Continue reading

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Fun With Arpeggios Video Lesson

Hey Everyone… Here I am defining and demonstrating the creative use of major scale arpeggios in the key of C major. It is actually a video extension of the Fun With Arpeggios lesson I posted a few months back.

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Fingerpicking 101 and Beyond

Hey Everyone. I would like to digress a bit in this blog. For the past few articles I have been writing about arpeggios across the fretboard. In this blog I would like to discuss basic fingerpicking patterns. One of the most … Continue reading

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