Vertical Soloing: C Minor 11 Arpeggio Exercise

This is a C minor arpeggio exercise that develops our “Vertical” approach to the fingerboard – the ability to ascend swiftly up the neck.

This exercise also broadens our knowledge of the full range of the fingerboard and increases awareness of unique fingering possibilities.

Download the exercise PDF and follow along with the video:

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  1. Lenny Mo

    Good exercise. My last lesson was how to play vertically. Thanks.