Back to all courses

Pentatonic Theory

Theory Lab

Difficulty

Beginner

Get instant access

Introduction

If you've ever learnt a Clapton solo, or from any blues/rock players, you will have played the pentatonic scale! Now it's time to understand the scale, in a theoretical setting. In this course we shed some light on why this scale is so commonly used, and why it sounds so good over a variety of chord progressions!

Pentatonic scales on the guitar are the universal language of rock, blues, and soul - a pathway to both simplicity and endless expression.

Dan Holton

All of our Theory Lab courses are hosted "on the blackboard". This means that it is theory in the truest sense of the word. We're working with our brains and our thinking mind to try to understand the concept, before using the Guitar Skills, Player Studies & Challenges to put the ideas into practice. Therefore, you can watch or listen to the course without a guitar in hand, perfect for a journey to work or chilling with a notepad handy!

Featuring:

5 HD videos

Full lesson notes

Supporting diagrams

This course includes the following unit:

Unit 1

Pentatonic Theory

If you've ever learnt a Clapton solo, or from any blues/rock players, you will have played the pentatonic scale!

Lesson 1What Is The Pentatonic Scale?

Lesson 2What Is The Major Pentatonic?

Lesson 3What Is The Minor Pentatonic?

Lesson 4What is The Blues Scale?

Lesson 5Pentatonic Scale Test!

Pricing options

Choose to either purchase this single course, or subscribe and open up access to all of our courses. We've broken down the options below.

Subscribe

14 days free

Get instant access to all our courses

Online access to all courses
Interactive tab
Progress tracking
Learning pathway
Progress reviews
YGA Mentors
Community access
Weekly webinars
New courses regularly
Exclusive deals and competitions

What you get

Whether you buy or subscribe, you'll get full online access to this course – Pentatonic Theory – complete with ad-free video lessons, interactive tab, audio tracks, progress tracking and more.

Guitar Club subscription features

Beautiful workbook

Course workbook

Every downloadable course includes a detailed workbook, written to work as a standalone study guide, as well as support the main videos.

*the PDF workbook is only available with the download of the course.

Everything you need

Choose to either purchase this single course, or subscribe and open up access to all of our courses. We've broken down the options below.

Full Video Lessons

HD, multi-camera, professionally filmed video lessons to show you the way with crystal clarity.

Backing Tracks

You'll have every single backing track and jam track for every single course.

Interactive Tab

Tab that moves along with the music! Slow down, loop and speed train with this interface.

Subscribe for all the perks

With a subscription, you'll also get access to all of our other great courses, as well as a learning pathway to supercharge your playing.

©2024 Your Guitar Academy Ltd.