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I have been practicing the A minor pentatonic scale in 5 positions.I try solos over backing tracks.Some sound good some not so good.I try and target root notes and so forth.I solo over rock and Blues.Any hints or tips you can give me? Thank You!!
A good place to start would be to limit yourself to one note in that scale and try and *milk* as much as you can from that one note e.g., slide onto the note (from two frets below will work well), bend into a note (start one fret below your target note), try using vibrato etc.
Try using double stops these are simply combinations of any two notes in the scale played simultaneously (like a small chord)
Another idea is to play the same note on a different string.
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