It’s no secret that Guthrie Govan is a monster Rock Fusion Guitar Player. cool Jazz Line using Chromatic Notes and the Melodic Minor Scale. yeah thats cool, once ive finished my A levels i’m going to one of the following, GIT/ ACM / BIMM, BIMM would be cool with Guthrie teaching. Licks in the Style of Guthrie Govan Guitar Lesson Tutorial. One thing that is very apparent in Guthrie’s style is the way he chooses to use chromatic notes.

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And in this Lesson we bring you more of that great Jazz Style of Playing that Guthrie so effortlessly plays. Personally, Guthrrie is a huge influence on my playing and I had a lot of fun making this tutorial.

Now onto our other 3 arpeggios within C major. He has a real talent for making interesting songs, and he doesn’t ruin them by just “overshredding”.

Music, I hear music. If you’ve not mastered the technique previously it would be beneficial to take this slow and use each arpeggio as an exercise in itself.


Guthrie Govan is known as one of the most versatile and talented guitarist in the world. Of course, it will be necessary to subdivide the parts so that you can put them together when you are ready to do so but it really helps me to see it as one lick. This time he riffs on a standard ii- V-I Progression and later plays some Chord Voicings that might not be familiar to some … all of which outline a vi-ii-V-I Progression.

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Like I said this track may sound familiar since it has been used in several other of my tutorials but it fits since we’re in C Major.

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With these legato patterns try to keep as light a touch as possible as this will yield the best results. Playing Licks like Guthrie. This is a Guthrie Govan style lick here starting on Bb on 11th fret Xhromatic string, works well over an Cm Chord progression. Here’s the newest video on youtube of Guthrie playing in his homestudio I think It’s a cool vid, Guthrie plays many different guitars and backing tracks on it IMG: I actually use this lick a lot in live situations.

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Petersburg, Florida Member No.: He is one of my favorite fusion players. It uses a lot of different techniques and some interesting note chooses. Again the use of motivic development occurs here in a sequential ilcks pattern which ascends on the top e string by step.

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Thought I’d throw out another ‘Licks in the Style of Quick Lick 4 Guthrie Govan Style. The tab is exact and there is a lot Don’t say twice IMG: The phrasing is excellent, and his tone is so smooth. Licks in the Style of Guthrie Govan: It is made easier by the fact that the shapes used on each successive string are exactly the same.


Once you feel that you have nailed every gughrie of the solo, try it at full tempo along with the backing track. This lesson was created with inspiration from chromagic following: For those of you who lead busy lives and struggle to get guitar practice into your daily schedule, quick licks offers a way of improving your vocabulary and gofan in just 10 minutes a day.

I really like that kind of unexpected burst of notes and to achieve the same effect, it is very important to get the rhythm dead on. Take this very slow! Keep in oicks that all of these arpeggios are being played in 3rd inversion with the 7th of the arpeggio being played first.

Quick Lick #4 Guthrie Govan style lick | Neil Spencer Bruce

Just watched that Wow! This time we’re covering the amazing Guthrie Govan! The buthrie nutty part is the sweep that happens in the middle of this lick.