In this month’s column, I’d like to focus on the basic elements of slide guitar playing in open E tuning. Open E tuning is achieved by raising the pitches of your A, D and G strings while leaving the low E, B and high E strings tuned normally. FIGURE 4 demonstrates licks that emphasize this occurrence.Author: Andy Aledort. The most common open tunings for slide guitar playing are open E, D, G and A. Allman and Trucks, widely considered to be two of the greatest slide players ever, have mostly preferred to play slide in open E tuning, which is spelled, low to high, E B E G# B E. With this tuning, the guitar’s open A, D and G strings are tuned up to B, E and G# Author: Andy Aledort.
In this lesson, I will show you an Open E Tuning slide guitar lick played in the key of E. This lick comes at the last 4 bars of the 12 bar blues. In this lick I’m utilizing open strings for much of the lick and it will show you the importance of learning how to use open strings when playing open e tuning in the key of E. Slide Guitar Licks 3. Our final slide lick comes at the very end of Trucks’ first solo. This lick comes from Duane Allman and probably even before that. One of the great things about playing slide with an open tuning is that you get very simple fretboard moves that sound great .
Aug 23, 2012 · 101 Razor-Sharp Slide Guitar Licks in Open E Tuning: Electric Urban / Chicago Style [Larry McCabe] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Comb-bound electric slide guitar instruction book and CD. TAB - STANDARD NOTATION - CD This superb electric slide book teaches how to play open tuning slide guitar with a blues band and singer.2.9/5(10). In this free guitar lesson, I’m going to show you how to play slide guitar licks in Open E Tuning. Dickey Betts used this kind of lick a lot and so did Duane Allman. .
Open A Tuning: E A E A C# E Lo to Hi 3 Ñ1/4 3 5 ~~~~~ 5 03 1/4 30 0 0 0330 0 0 From Allman to ZZ: 24 Slide Licks YouMustKnow, Part 1 by Jas Obrecht and Andy Widders-Ellis, played by Brad Carlton • Guitar Player,August 1994 24 SLIDE LICKS for pdf Author: Celza.