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Yngwie Malmsteen Asylum Theory

Posted by Niels Vejlyt on Thursday, February 7, 2019, In : yngwie malmsteen 

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How Yngwie Malmsteen builds solos

Posted by Niels Vejlyt on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, In : yngwie malmsteen 

I did an analysis of the Yngwie Malmsteen song Black star from he's debut album and this is what came up.
It's kind of weird that Yngwie was always accused of just playing fast, because actually I would say that the solo's I analysed was closer to something like 70 percent melody and then only 30 percent fast licks. So in this video I will show you how
Yngwie typically builds a solo

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Yngwie Malmsteen improvisation tricks

Posted by Niels Vejlyt on Thursday, December 27, 2018, In : yngwie malmsteen 

A thing Yngwie often does to get he's sound is to throw in first step arpeggios pertaining to the Harmonic minor scale which is a minor triad and combining it with the seventh and second step arpeggios which are diminishes arpeggios which gives a strong Neo classical sound inspired from Bach and Beethoven and many others.

Make sure you download the charts so you can use it yourself for improvising

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What would Yngwie Malmsteen do

Posted by Niels Vejlyt on Tuesday, December 25, 2018, In : yngwie malmsteen 

Yngwie Malmsteen's approach to solo using the Natural minor. I did a little analyzis of the track Brothers from the Yngwie album Seventh sign, it's an instrumental if you don't already know it.

It's Not a note for note solo but more a video showing you what Yngwie does in this situation to get the sound he has, whats awesome about  that is that you don't learn he's licks but more how to develop your own way of playing Neo Classical Shred guitar. Remember to click the  lick under the video if...
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