Mike Campese

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April-May 2021

Moving the Phrygian Dominant scale in a more horizontal fashion across the neck.

February-March 2021

Examples that will help strengthen your picking, constructed in a more musical fashion.

December-January 2020

A great way to connect the five basic major scale patterns.

October-November 2020

Great when learning modes - hear the sound of each mode over a tonal center.

August-September 2020

Strengthen your upstrokes so they are as strong as your downstrokes.

June-July 2020

If you know all of your scale patterns, but are not sure how to connect them, this lesson will help you.

April-May 2020

Stuck inside? Take advantage of the time and challenge yourself to get to the next level.

February-March 2020

Creative ways to move around the fretboard at a blazing fast speed.

December-January 2019

This scale is most common in jazz, but can be applied to any style of music.

October-November 2019

Taking the diminished scale and incorporating it with a basic blues scale box.

August-September 2019

Even more ideas to spice up your arpeggio sequences by altering the order of the notes.

June-July 2019

Time to build technique and spice up your arpeggio sequences by altering the order of the notes.


Mike Campese is an all-around music performer, session artist and teacher competent in many musical styles, electric and acoustic. He has studied at G.I.T. (Honors Graduate), and with Paul Gilbert, Norman Brown, Stanley Jordan, Scott Henderson and Keith Wyatt.

Mike Campese: The Fire Within

His latest CD is entitled "The Fire Within", brand new for 2018.

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